## Sets, Probability, Statistics I

**"When am I ever going to use this?"**

It is a question that has plagued math teachers for decades. **Now you can answer the question!**

The Make It Real Learning Sets, Probability, Statistics I collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From *Fruit Snacks: Using Mean, Median, and Mode* to *Playing Pig: Using Expected Value*, the activities provide learners with valuable life skills in addition to mathematical understanding. Rest assured that each activity integrates real world information not just "realistic" data.

**Sets, Probability, Statistics I Activity Titles**

- Fruit Snacks: Using Mean, Median, and Mode
- Fruit Snacks: Using Probability
- Kinds of Candy Bars: Working with Sets
- Menu Choices: Working with Combinations
- Phone Numbers: Using Principles of Counting
- Picking Plates - Canada: Using Principles of Counting
- Picking Plates - United States: Using Permutations
- Playing Pig: Using Expected Value
- Playing Soccer: Using Combinations and Probability
- Rolling the Dice: Using Probability

**Standards targeted:** Number and Operations, Data Analysis and Probability

**Grade Levels:** 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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