Students use a graphing calculator to find experimental probabilities by generating random numbers, using the random integer function.
This Technology Lab accompanies Lesson 10-5 from the ©2007 Holt, Rinehart and Winston Algebra 1 textbook.
Before the Activity
Review the lesson PDF files.
Make copies of the lesson PDF files for your class.
During the Activity
Students will find experimental probabilities by generating random numbers on a TI-83 Plus or TI-84 Plus graphing calculator.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary