60Lower Secondary big button pagehttp://nrich.maths.org/secondary-loweren 2012 http://nrich.maths.org/public/terms.phpWild Maths - share what you have tried and discoveredHere's how you can send your solutions to these Wild Maths problems. You may be featured in our Showcase!http://nrich.maths.org/12320Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Introductory VideoAn introductory video to the Probability and Evidence collectionhttp://nrich.maths.org/12241Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Matching CriminalsDNA profiling is an invaluable tool for the police. However, when it comes to probability, things aren't always as straightforward as they seem.http://nrich.maths.org/12215Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000The ELISA TestIn 1% of cases, an HIV test gives a positive result for someone who is HIV negative. How likely is it that someone who tests positive has HIV?http://nrich.maths.org/12178Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Do Rare Events Happen?I'd be very surprised if I had three children all with the same birthday, but I read in the paper that it happened to one family...http://nrich.maths.org/12177Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Trusting the TabloidsCan you match the cards and figure out whether the tabloid headlines can be trusted?http://nrich.maths.org/12172Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Spots and Measles99% of people who have measles have spots. Ben has spots. Do you think he has measles?http://nrich.maths.org/12171Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Risk and CrimeAre you at risk of being a victim of crime? How does your perception of that risk compare with the facts and figures?http://nrich.maths.org/12167Wed, 01 Dec 1999 00:00:01 +0000Statins and Risk"Statins cut the risks of heart attacks and strokes by 40%"<br />
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Can you deduce which Olympic athletics events are represented by the graphs?
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