Mathematical Database – Teaching Module – Probability – Lesson 2

Teaching Module (Probability)

Lesson 2

Title: Conditional Probability and Independent Events

Objective: To introduce the notions of conditional probability and independent events. Knowledge from Lesson 1 is required.

Before the lesson,

  • Recall the rigorous definition of probability given in Lesson 1.
  • Arrange, preferably, three faie dice and one computer with internet connection for each student.
  • Prepare one copy of worksheet and the comics to each student.

Note: it is highly recommended to use PDF to print the worksheet and comics.