NZC Level 8, NCEA Level 3: Statistics and Probability

3.13 Apply probability concepts in solving problems

External 4 credits

This standard is derived from Achievement Objective S8.4, Investigate situations that involve elements of chance.

  • calculating probabilities of independent, combined and conditional events

Students should be able to:

  • Understand true probability vs model estimates vs experimental estimates
  • Randomness, independence mutually exclusive events, conditional probability
  • Probability distribution tables and graphs
  • Two way tables, probability tress, venn diagrams

This standard requires students to understand the relationship between true probability, model estimates, and experimental estimates.

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