Numb3rs: Calculating the Outcome of a Coin Toss
  • Math → Probability → Calculating Probability

Charlie explains how it is possible to calculate, with some accuracy, the result of something as seemingly random as a coin toss using probability.

Public Discussion Questions


No discussion questions

Please sign in to add a discussion question.

Standards


This clip is associated with the following standards:
  • Common Core State Standards
    Understand that the probability of a chance event is a number between 0 and 1 that expresses the lik...
  • Common Core State Standards
    Approximate the probability of a chance event by collecting data on the chance process that produces...
  • Common Core State Standards
    Develop a probability model (which may not be uniform) by observing frequencies in data generated fr...
  • Common Core State Standards
    Recognize and explain the concepts of conditional probability and independence in everyday language...

Please sign in to add standards to this clip.

Public Pause Prompts


No pause prompts

Comments


Please sign in to write a comment.

Related Clips


Math → Calculus → Derivatives
Decision-making → Game Theory → Monty Hall Problem
Math → Probability → Dependent Events
Math → Algebraic Geometry → Minimal Surface
Economics → Cost Analysis → Variable Change
Math → Probability → Dependent Events
Math → Probability → Calculating Probability