Powerball jackpot continues to rise in value

The Saturday night Powerball drawing is expected to have a winning Jackpot prize of $415,000,000.

Powerball

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-jackpot-continues-to-rise-in-value/

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