Name___________________________ Probability Activity Directions: Each member of the group should flip the coin 50 times and record the result in the chart below. After everyone is done, combine the results for the group and write on the board. Coin Result Student Results Group Results Class Results Percentage Heads Tails Total Flips 50 Discussion Questions 1. Did one side of the coin come up more often than the other? Or was it about the same? 2. Why do you think we got this result? 3. If this experiment continued, do you think the results would be similar? Directions: Each member of the group should roll the die 30 times and record the result in the chart below. After everyone is done, combine the results for the group and write on the board. Number Rolled Student Results Group Results Class Results Percentage 1 2 3 4 5 6 Total Rolls 30 Discussion Questions 1. Is there a number that was rolled more often than the others? Or was it about the same? 2. Why do you think we got this result? 3. If this experiment was continued, do you think the results would be similar? Directions: Each member of the group should spin the spinner 40 times and record the result in the chart below. After everyone is done, combine the results for the group and write on the board. Spinner Number Student Results Group Results Class Results Percentage Red Yellow Purple Green Blue Total Spins 40 Discussion Questions 1. Is there a number that the spinner landed on a lot more than the others? Or are the number pretty close to each other? 2. Why do you think we got this result? 3. If this experiment was continued, do you think the results would be similar?