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Math in the News: Issue 119  Who Will Win the World Cup? 
Math in the News: Issue 119  Who Will Win the World Cup?December 2022. In this issue of Math in the News we look at a probability model for predicting the winner of the World Cup. 

Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersSixths 
Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersSixthsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation a 6section Spinner is used. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Spins, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. 

Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersFifths 
Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersFifthsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation a 5section Spinner is used. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Spins, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. 

Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersFourths 
Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersFourthsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation a 4section Spinner is used. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Spins, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, 3, and 4. 

Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersThirds 
Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersThirdsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation a 3section Spinner is used. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Spins, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, and 3. 

Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersHalves 
Math Simulation: Probability: SpinnersHalvesUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation a 2section Spinner is used. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Spins, Number of occurrences of 1 and 2. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling Two Number Cubes 
Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling Two Number CubesUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation two number cubes are rolled. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Rolls, Number of occurrences of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling One Number Cube 
Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling One Number CubeUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation one number cube is rolled. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Rolls, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling Two Dice 
Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling Two DiceUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation two dice are rolled. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Rolls, Number of occurrences of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling One Die 
Math Simulation: Probability: Rolling One DieUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation one die is rolled. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Rolls, Number of occurrences of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing Three Coins 
Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing Three CoinsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation three coins are tossed. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Coin Tosses, Number of occurrences of HHH, HHT, HTH, THH, HTT, THT, TTH, and TTT. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing One Coin 
Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing One CoinUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation one coin is tossed. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Coin Tosses, Number of occurrences of Heads and Tails. 

Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing Two Coins 
Math Simulation: Probability: Tossing Two CoinsUse this Math Simulation to have students conduct probability experiments. In this Simulation two coins are tossed. The Simulation tracks the following data: Total Number of Coin Tosses, Number of occurrences of HH, HT, TH, and TT. 

DefinitionStatistics and Probability ConceptsIndependent Event 
DefinitionStatistics and Probability ConceptsIndependent EventThis is part of a collection of definitions on the topic of probability and statistics. Each definition includes an example of the term. 

DefinitionStatistics and Probability ConceptsDependent Event 
DefinitionStatistics and Probability ConceptsDependent EventThis is part of a collection of definitions on the topic of probability and statistics. Each definition includes an example of the term. 

Math in the News: Issue 24A Wild, Random Ride on a Hurricane 
Math in the News: Issue 24A Wild, Random Ride on a Hurricane8/29/11. In this issue we look at random path of a hurricane by developing a simulation for tracking the path of a hurricane. 

Math in the News: Issue 7Texas Wildfires 
Math in the News: Issue 7Texas Wildfires5/2/11. In this issue we explore the wildfires in Texas. In particular, we conduct random walk simulations as a tool for predicting the path of a wildfire. 