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Here are some related resources in alphabetical order. Some may only be appropriate for high-attaining learners while others will be useful for those in need of support. Click anywhere in the grey area to access the resource.

- Pascal's Triangle Get to know this famous number pattern with some revealing learning activities
- Plinko Probability A simulation of a Quincunx (Galton Board) which can be used to create the bell shaped curve of the normal distribution.

Here are some exam-style questions on this topic:

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*Mr Willis goes to school (he's a Maths teacher) five times each week during term time. On any given day, the probability that he goes on an orange bus is \( \frac13 \).*" ... more - "
*A small digital storage manufacturer makes novelty USB drives which are given away at conferences. The probability that a drive is defective is 0.03. The factory tests a random sample of 200 drives.*" ... more - "
*The probability of winning a gold coin in a game of chance is 0.6. The game is played six times. Find the probability of winning:*" ... more - "
*A random variable \(R\) has the probability distribution as shown in the following table:*" ... more - "
*Amelia selects a disc from a bag containing 5 green discs, 4 blue discs and 3 red discs.*" ... more - "
*A game is played with a biased five-sided spinner. The possible scores, \(X\) and their probabilities are shown in the following table.*" ... more - "
*A famous pole vaulter finds that she is successful on 85% of her attempts at clearing five metres. Her Wikipedia entry confirms that her success rate is 85%.*" ... more - "
*Bostock and Chandler play one game of Ultimate Noughts and Crosses online each day they are in quarantine.*" ... more - "
*At the south end of Playfair Amusement park are two games of chance, Beat The Goalie and Basketball Bounce.*" ... more - "
*A red spinner is designed with five possible outcomes. Let \(X\) be the score obtained when the spinner is spun. The probability distribution for \(X\) is given in the following table.*" ... more - "
*The length of Costlow's bâtard bread loaves in centimetres is normally distributed with mean \( \mu \). The following table shows probabilities for values of \(L\).*" ... more

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This Scheme of Learning was produced by White Rose Maths and is used here with permission granted on 30th June 2021.