Ch 20: PECT PAPA: Probability

Prepare to take the PECT PAPA examination by brushing up on probabilities. This chapter and its informative video lessons can help you do that. For best results, take the self-assessment quizzes that accompany each of the lessons.

PECT PAPA: Probability - Chapter Summary

This chapter on probability contains video lessons and a practice examination that can refresh and test your knowledge of the probabilities of simple, complementary and compound events. Watch the lessons to ensure that you understand permutations and the fundamental counting principle before you sit for the PECT PAPA examination. After your review, you could be better able to:

• Provide real-world examples of probabilities
• Explain the probabilities of dependent and independent events
• Define conditional probability and tree diagrams
• Explore the history of the Venn diagram and the use of the fundamental counting principle
• Understand math combinations
• Calculate the probability of permutations

There are several video lessons in this chapter that can contribute to your understanding of probabilities. They're presented by knowledgeable professionals who have the expertise required to answer your questions. The online lessons can be watched at your convenience via your tablet, laptop computer or other Web-connected technology. Pause the lessons as necessary, and use the video tags to move among the main topics. You might also check out the corresponding written transcripts.

PECT PAPA: Probability Chapter Objectives

Your comprehension of probabilities will be displayed when you're answering questions on the PECT PAPA examination's Mathematics module. In order to pass this test for initial teaching certification, you may been to be able to calculate probabilities and demonstrate the use of Venn and tree diagrams. You'll have up to 75 minutes to complete this portion of the computer-based examination, which consists of 36 selected-response questions. The assessment also includes Reading and Writing modules.

8 Lessons in Chapter 20: PECT PAPA: Probability
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Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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