Manipulative

Materials: event cards, overhead spinner, spinner mat (14), regular sixsided die, 4 beans, paper cup, coin, paper bag (containing 5 blue, 3 red and 2 yellow tiles), deck of cards (A to 10 in one suit).
 Draw an event card.
 Calculate the theoretical and experimental probabilities.
 Construct or write another event with the same theoretical probability.
 Check to see if it has the same experimental probability.
 Repeat.


 Write a sentence to explain the difference between experimental and theoretical probabilities.

