Teacher guide Probability

TLF ID M013650

This is a teacher resource for probability consisting of a website and a PDF with identical content. It contains an introduction to probability, a discussion of random procedures, a formal approach to events and event spaces and probability axioms, conditional probability and independence, and the laws of probability.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This is a valuable resource that supports the teaching of probability and related content of Mathematical Methods.
  • The content of the resource enables teachers to become familiar with probability and its utility. It is a useful resource that prepares the students for material that is included in topics from the Australian Curriculum subject Mathematical Methods such as Counting and probability, Discrete random variables, Continuous random variables and the normal distribution, and Interval estimates for proportions. It can be used to solve a variety of problems including contextual problems.
Year level

11; 12

Learning area
  • Mathematics

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  • Name: Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute
  • Organization: Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute
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  • URL: http://www.amsi.org.au/
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  • Organization: Education Services Australia
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  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • Publisher
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
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  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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