Ch 13: 5th Grade Math: Probability & Statistics

About This Chapter

The video lessons in this chapter will teach your 5th grade students about topics such as math combinations, experimental probability and measures of central tendency. The short, engaging lessons include multiple-choice quizzes to make certain your students grasp the material.

Probability and Statistics - Chapter Summary

This Probability and Statistics chapter's entertaining video lessons are designed to teach your 5th grade students how to calculate the probability of compound events, mutually exclusive events, non-mutually exclusive events and more. The chapter includes lessons on predicting the outcome of experiments as well as how to find the mean, mode, median and range. Along with the lesson quizzes, a chapter examination will measure your students' retention of these concepts.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
Introduction to Probability This lesson provides the formula for calculating the probability of events.
Probability of Independent and Dependent Events Students learn to differentiate between dependent and independent events, and they learn to determine the probability of these events.
Experimental Probability This lesson teaches students to determine the outcome of experiments.
Probability of Compound Events Instructors provide the tools necessary to determine the probability of compound events.
Mutually Exclusive Events and Non-Mutually Exclusive Events In this lesson, students learn the differences between mutually exclusive and non-mutually exclusive events.
Math Combinations: Formula and Example Problems Students discover various ways of using math combinations.
How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode and Range Instructors teach the definitions of mean, median, mode and range, and students learn to calculate each measure of central tendency.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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