# Educational software series Young Einstein Mathematics. Maths Practice Homework Sheet.

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Practice Maths Homework Generated 27/08/2014 9:43:59 AM

From Maths Practice Maths Homework Module Chance Order

Using random statements

Instructions: In each group of sentences, label them from highest to lowest probability. H=High, M=Medium, L=Low probability."

Hint:

In each group of sentences there is one event that is more likely and one less likely to occur than the other.

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 `Q 1 [ ] a) The road is a two way road` ` [ ] b) Your neighbours own a pet` ` [ ] c) 3/100` ` ` `Q 2 [ ] a) It is the afternoon` ` [ ] b) Truck having more than 4 tyres` ` [ ] c) Lightning striking twice in the same spot` ` ` `Q 3 [ ] a) Your neighbours own a pet` ` [ ] b) A kitchen chair has four legs` ` [ ] c) Siamese twins` ` ` `Q 4 [ ] a) You reach 15 years of age` ` [ ] b) Sitting next to a girl` ` [ ] c) Winning a raffle` ` ` `Q 5 [ ] a) 53%` ` [ ] b) A pencil lead will eventually break` ` [ ] c) A hot winters day` ` ` `Q 6 [ ] a) 53%` ` [ ] b) TV adds during a movie` ` [ ] c) Hitting the bullseye in darts` ` ` `Q 7 [ ] a) 53%` ` [ ] b) Any ones key fits your lock` ` [ ] c) Next door has more than 2 bedrooms` ` ` `Q 8 [ ] a) Landing on 'Go to Jail' in monopoly` ` [ ] b) Your surname starts with A to K` ` [ ] c) You reach 15 years of age` ` ` `Q 9 [ ] a) Your team ends up in the AFL top 8` ` [ ] b) Getting a hole in one at golf` ` [ ] c) A kitchen chair has four legs` ` ` `Q10 [ ] a) An open window` ` [ ] b) Getting a Number card in a hand of poker` ` [ ] c) 6%`