2003 Pennsylvania's Governor's Institute for Mathematics
Lessons for Grades 9-12

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Willy Dropitt
Grades 9 – 12
  • Simple probability, outcomes, experimental probability, theoretical probability, compound probability, and events
  • Permutations
  • Sample space
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Let's Make a Deal!
Grades 9 – 12
  • Modeling
  • Probability
  • Predicting
  • Relative frequency
  • Law of large numbers
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The Kicking Decision
High School Algebra
  • Quadratic functions
  • Translation of parabolas
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The “OOL” Problem : Notice no “P”
Grades 9 – 12
Algebra I and Geometry
  • Area
  • Surface area
  • Volume
  • Measurement
  • Rate of change
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Tiling on a Budget
Geometry (10th or 11th grade)
  • Polygons
  • Angles
  • Patterns
  • Area & perimeter
  • Cost
  • Estimation
  • Relationships
  • Modeling
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