# Resources tagged with: Tree diagrams

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Probability > Tree diagrams

##### Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

If the score is 8-8 do I have more chance of winning if the winner
is the first to reach 9 points or the first to reach 10 points?

##### Age 16 to 18

Playing squash involves lots of mathematics. This article explores
the mathematics of a squash match and how a knowledge of
probability could influence the choices you make.

##### Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Use cunning to work out a strategy to win this game.

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

These strange dice are rolled. What is the probability that the sum obtained is an odd number?

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

How can this prisoner escape?

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

A problem about genetics and the transmission of disease.

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

What is the chance I will have a son who looks like me?

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

If everyone in your class picked a number from 1 to 225, do you
think any two people would pick the same number?

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

When two closely matched teams play each other, what is the most likely result?

##### Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

Predict future weather using the probability that tomorrow is wet
given today is wet and the probability that tomorrow is wet given
that today is dry.

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

What percentage of students who graduate have never been to France?

##### Age 16 to 18 Challenge Level:

By tossing a coin one of three princes is chosen to be the next
King of Randomia. Does each prince have an equal chance of taking
the throne?

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

Which of these games would you play to give yourself the best possible chance of winning a prize?

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

Chris and Jo put two red and four blue ribbons in a box. They each pick a ribbon from the box without looking. Jo wins if the two ribbons are the same colour. Is the game fair?

##### Age 11 to 16

This article explains how tree diagrams are constructed and helps you to understand how they can be used to calculate probabilities.

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

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

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

Simple models which help us to investigate how epidemics grow and die out.

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

How can we find out answers to questions like this if people often lie?