Ch 5: Discrete Probability Distributions Lesson Plans

The Discrete Probability Distributions chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach probability and variables in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the discrete probability distributions chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Random variables Types and examples, using probability distributions to find and determine the expected value
Tuesday Discrete probability distributions Theoretical and empirical approaches to establish discrete probability distributions
Wednesday Expected values in games of chance, discrete probability Determining the expected values and various game strategies in games like dice, blackjack, poker and lotteries; problem solving using principles of discrete probability
Thursday Binomial experiments and probabilities Characteristics of binomial experiments, methods of determining binomial probabilities
Friday Binomial random variable and experiments Determining the mean and standard deviation of binomial random variables, using binomial experiments for problem-solving

15 Lessons in Chapter 5: Discrete Probability Distributions Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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