Smartick is a fun way to learn math! I want to learn about: Statistics & Probability

Learn statistics and probability with Smartick. Exercises, tutorials, problems, and teaching resources about statistics and probability for elementary aged children. Here you will find posts about statistics and probability to make learning mathematics easier and more fun.

Jun03

What Is Mode and How Do We Calculate It?

Understanding mode in statistics Take a look at the following example: John is going to buy some shoes. To make his decision he wants to know what color is the most popular among his friends. He’s collected some data: According to the data John collected from his friends, to be in style he should buy […]

Apr09

Probability: What It Is and How to Calculate It with Examples In this post, we are going to learn quite a few things about probability: what it is, what it’s used for, and how it is calculated, as well as some examples that we could find in our daily life. What is Probability? One of the most special characteristics humans possess that sets us apart from […]

Sep22

Learn Probability Problems and Examples In today’s post, we are going to solve a probability problem that appeared in Madrid’s 2008 Standardized Elementary Testing Exam (CDI): Let’s start by reviewing some probability concepts. Sample space: The sample space refers to all of the possible outcomes of a random experiment and it’s often represented by E (or as omega, Ω, from […] 