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.
CCSS: 7.SP, S-CP
from Yummy Math http://www.yummymath.com/2016/powerball-2/