 11.02 Outcomes

Lesson

Can you remember the words we can use to describe chance?

What is the chance of winning the lottery?

1. Impossible

A

Unlikely

B

Impossible

A

Unlikely

B

Learn

Spinners are a popular way to explore chance, this video shows you what a spinner is and how to use it and work out what it means.

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Question 1

If you spin this spinner: 1. What is the most likely symbol to spin? A B C A B C
2. What is the likelihood of spinning a ?

Unlikely

A

Likely

B

Even chance

C

Unlikely

A

Likely

B

Even chance

C

Learn

This video shows us everything we need to know about dice.

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Question 2

A six-sided die is rolled. 1. What are the chances that the outcome is odd?

Unlikely

A

Even chance

B

Likely

C

Unlikely

A

Even chance

B

Likely

C

Learn

This video shows us how to find the likelihood of other types of events.

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Question 3

You draw one marble out of this jar without looking: 1. Which marble is more likely to be selected?

Black A

Red B

Black A

Red B
2. Which marble is less likely to be selected?

Blue A

Red B

Blue A

Red B

Remember!

When we want to work out the chance of something happening, we need to work out all the possible outcomes first. A good way to do that is to think about all the different things that could happen.

Outcomes

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Describe possible everyday events and order their chances of occurring