# Mathematics / Year 4 / Statistics and Probability / Chance

Curriculum content descriptions

Identify everyday events where one cannot happen if the other happens (ACMSP093)

Elaborations
• using examples such as weather, which cannot be dry and wet at the same time
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
• Critical and creative thinking Critical and creative thinking
ScOT terms

Conditional probability,  Likelihood

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