ASPECTS OF NUMERACY FOCUS AREA 5

INTERPRETING CHANCE EVENTS AND PROBABILITY

early in STAGE 4

  • Constructs sample spaces for single-step experiments with equally likely outcomes
  • Finds probabilities of events in single-step experiments
  • Identifies complementary events and uses the sum of probabilities to solve problems


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end of STAGE 4

  • Describes events using language of ‘at least’, exclusive ‘or’ (A or B but not both), inclusive ‘or’ (A or B or both) and ‘and’
  • Represents events in two-way tables and Venn diagrams and solves related problems


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