Tag Archives: Statistics

Standardised Normal Distribution [Hinge Questions]

This post is to check understanding of normal distributions when students are required to standardise. Note that the answers given are from using the normal table to look up P(Z < z), not a calculator method. a) The student mixed … Continue reading

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#FailFriday Normal Distribution

This is actually a couple of weeks ago, where a topic seemed to take aaages for the students to grok a few important things about Normal Distribution. I’m going to try and highlight the different ways I tried to explain, … Continue reading

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The Monopoly Project

I stole this idea from Yummy Maths, but unfortunatley theirs was all American, so I had to adapt it for the UK version of the game. I made up this handout for the students to work though: My plan was … Continue reading

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Mini Feltron Folly

AS Use of Maths students do a unit on data analysis. A lot of it is ‘have some pseudo context data, work some stuff out and then talk about it formulaically’ Balls to that. Boooring. Now I am not the … Continue reading

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