Draw a tree diagram for dependent events

A lesson to draw tree diagrams and complete missing probabilities in tree diagrams for dependent events.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.For the probability tree shown, which calculation will find the probability of red followed by blue happening?

1/3

Q2.The probability that Amy and Joe win a game of chess is shown in the tree diagram. Work out the probability that over 2 games Amy wins twice.

2/3

Q3.James draws this probability tree diagram to help him calculate probabilities of taking sweets from a bag. What assumptions has James made when completing this probability tree?

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.For the probability tree shown, which calculation will find the probability of red followed by blue happening?

1/3

Q2.The probability that Amy and Joe win a game of chess is shown in the tree diagram. Work out the probability that over 2 games Amy wins twice.

2/3

Q3.James draws this probability tree diagram to help him calculate probabilities of taking sweets from a bag. What assumptions has James made when completing this probability tree?

3/3

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Quiz:

Draw a tree diagram for dependent events

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Probability of a dependent event is also called?

1/3

Q2.Simon has drawn this probability tree for a question on dependent probability. What mistake has he made?

2/3

Q3.This tree diagram shows Amir taking red and blue sweets from a bag. He does not replace the sweet after he has taken one.

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Draw a tree diagram for dependent events

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Probability of a dependent event is also called?

1/3

Q2.Simon has drawn this probability tree for a question on dependent probability. What mistake has he made?

2/3

Q3.This tree diagram shows Amir taking red and blue sweets from a bag. He does not replace the sweet after he has taken one.

3/3

Lesson summary: Draw a tree diagram for dependent events

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