Powerball

700-million

On Saturday night the value of the Powerball jackpot will be $700 million dollars.

Examine compound probability to decide if playing Powerball is worth it.  Check out this amazing Powerball Simulator with your class, it should be a powerful way to show kids the reality of the lottery.  See our activity on Powerball and probability below.

The activity: Powerball2016.pdf

For members we have an editable word doc and solutions.

Powerball2016.docx         Powerball2016-solution.pdf

CCSS:  7.SP, S-CP

from Yummy Math http://www.yummymath.com/2016/powerball-2/

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