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Age 7 to 11

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You'll need to work in a group for this problem. The idea is to decide, as a group, whether you agree or disagree with each statement.

Age 7 to 11

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In this game you throw two dice and find their total, then move the appropriate counter to the right. Which counter reaches the purple box first?

Age 7 to 11

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Have a go at this game which involves throwing two dice and adding their totals. Where should you place your counters to be more likely to win?

Age 7 to 11

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Roll two red dice and a green dice. Add the two numbers on the red dice and take away the number on the green. What are all the different possible answers?

Age 7 to 11

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Find out about the lottery that is played in a far-away land. What is the chance of winning?

Age 7 to 11

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Anna and Becky put one purple cube and two yellow cubes into a bag to play a game. Is the game fair? Explain your answer.

Age 7 to 11

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Look at the changes in results on some of the athletics track events at the Olympic Games in 1908 and 1948. Compare the results for 2012.

Age 7 to 11

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When you throw two regular, six-faced dice you have more chance of getting one particular result than any other. What result would that be? Why is this?