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### Coin Tossing Games

##### Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

You and I play a game involving successive throws of a fair coin. Suppose I pick HH and you pick TH. The coin is thrown repeatedly until we see either two heads in a row (I win) or a tail followed by. . . .

### The Lady or the Lions

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

The King showed the Princess a map of the maze and the Princess was allowed to decide which room she would wait in. She was not allowed to send a copy to her lover who would have to guess which path. . . .

### What Do You Know about Probability? (2)

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

What are the likelihoods of different events when you roll a dice?

### Misunderstanding Randomness

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Which of these ideas about randomness are actually correct?

### Which Spinners?

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Can you work out which spinners were used to generate the frequency charts?

### Can't Find a Coin?

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you generate a set of random results? Can you fool the random simulator?

### What Do You Know about Probability? (1)

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

How can we use dice to explore probability?

### Boy or Girl?

##### Age 14 to 16 Short Challenge Level:

Will the witch make a profit or loss?

### Flippin' Discs

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Identical discs are flipped in the air. You win if all of the faces show the same colour. Can you calculate the probability of winning with n discs?

### Two's Company

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

7 balls are shaken in a container. You win if the two blue balls touch. What is the probability of winning?

### Connect Three

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

In this game the winner is the first to complete a row of three. Are some squares easier to land on than others?

### Master Minding

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Your partner chooses two beads and places them side by side behind a screen. What is the minimum number of guesses you would need to be sure of guessing the two beads and their positions?

### Cosy Corner

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Six balls of various colours are randomly shaken into a trianglular arrangement. What is the probability of having at least one red in the corner?