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 GAME NAME: SCOTT FORESMAN MATH 6TH SINGLE JEOPARDY!®

CATEGORY 1

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 FULL SIZECATEGORY ABBREVIATEDCATEGORY Explanation
 IT'S POSSIBLE IT'S POSSIBL FIND THE PROBABILITY FOR THE SITUATION AS A FRACTION
 REPRESENT! REP- RESENT! FIND EACH PROBABILITY AS A FRACTION, A DECIMAL, AND A PERCENT.
 COUNTING METHOD COUNT METHOD USE THE COUNTING PRINCIPLE TO FIND THE NUMBER OF POSSIBLE OUTCOMES
 ORDER! ORDER! ORDER! ORDER! DECIDE WHETHER OR NOT ORDER MATTERS IN EACH SITUATION
 VOCAB 1 VOCAB 1

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS

Response 1

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

P-R-O-B-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(A)

1/11

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

B-L-I-N-D-F-O-L-D-S IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(B)

1/10; .1; 10%

IF TWO EVENTS ARE

MUTUALLY EXCLUSIVE THEN

P(EVENT A OR EVENT B)= P

(EVENT A)...

+ P (EVENT B)

5 VEGETABLES, 7 FRUITS

35 OUTCOMES

CHOOSING CLASS PRESIDENT,

VICE-PRESIDENT, SECRETARY,

AND TREASURER

YES

AN EVENT THAT IS SURE TO

HAPPEN.  IT HAS THE

PROBABILITY OF 1.

CERTAIN EVENT

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS

Response 2

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

P-R-O-B-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(VOWEL)

4/11

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

B-L-I-N-D-F-O-L-D-S IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(NOT F)

9/10; .9; 90%

YOU TOSS A NUMBER CUBE

LABELED 1-6. P(ODD OR >4)

2/3

12 COLORS, 4 CARDS

48

CHOOSING A COMMITTEE TO

ORGANIZE A CANNED FOOD

DRIVE

NO

TWO EVENTS IN WHICH THE

OUTCOME OF THE SECOND IS

NOT AFFECTED BY THE

OUTCOME OF THE FIRST.

INDEPENDENT EVENTS

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS

Response 3

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

P-R-O-B-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(K)

0

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

B-L-I-N-D-F-O-L-D-S IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(D)

1/5; .2; 20%

YOU TOSS A NUMBER CUBE

LABELED 1-6. P(4 OR PRIME)

2/3

4 COLORS, 3 SIZES

12

CHOOSING 10 PEOPLE TO PLAY

A GAME

NO

IF ONE CHOICE CAN BE MADE

IN M WAYS AND A 2ND CAN BE

MADE IN N WAYS, THEN THE

TOGETHER IN M×N WAYS.

COUNTING PRINCIPLE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS

Response 4

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

P-R-O-B-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(NOT A)

10/11

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

B-L-I-N-D-F-O-L-D-S IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(B OR D)

3/10; .3; 30%

YOU TOSS A NUMBER CUBE

LABELED 1-6. P(EVEN OR 4)

1/2

10 MEALS, 4 DESSERTS, 2

80

FOLLOWING THE STEPS OF A

RECIPE

YES

EACH POSSIBLE ORDER OF

ITEMS IN AN ARRANGEMENT

WHEN THE ORDER OF THE

ITEMS IS IMPORTANT; HAS

NOTHING TO DO WITH A FRIZZY

HAIR STYLE

PERMUTATION

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS

Response 5

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

P-R-O-B-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(P OR NOT P)

1

YOU PLACE THE LETTERS

B-L-I-N-D-F-O-L-D-S IN A BAG

AND DRAW ONE LETTER FROM

THE BAG WITHOUT LOOKING.

P(F, D, OR L)

1/2; .5; 50%

YOU TOSS A NUMBER CUBE

LABELED 1-6. P(EVEN OR PRIME)

5/6

5 PASTAS, 4 SAUCES, 2 MEATS

40

THE ORDER OF THE

YES

AN EVENT THAT CANNOT

HAPPEN.  HAS THE

PROBABILITY OF 0.

IMPOSSIBLE EVENT

 CATEGORY: SCRABBLE FINAL JEOPARDY!® CLUE: THE LETTERS E,E,E,K,K,W AREIN A BAG.  THIS IS THEPROBABILITY THAT YOURSELECTIONS, IN ORDER, WILLFORM THE WORD WEEK. Response: 1/30

 GAME NAME: SCOTT FORESMAN MATH 6TH DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®

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 FULL SIZECATEGORY ABBREVIATEDCATEGORY Explanation
 LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES FIND EACH PROBABILITY
 INDEPENDENT OR DEPENDENT INDEP OR DEP PROBLEMS INVOLVING INDEPENDENT AND DEPENDENT EVENTS
 INDEPENDENT EVENTS INDEPEN FIND THE PROBABILITY
 DEPENDENT EVENT DEPEND
 RANDOM RANDOM RANDOM PROBABILITY PROBLEMS
 VOCAB 2 VOCAB 2

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS

Response 1

BILL AND JILL ARE TWINS. THEY

GO TO THE MOVIES W/

FRIENDS JAN, ANN, & BOB.

AFTER MOVIE, 2  ARE

RANDOMLY SELECTED TO BE

SURVEYED. P (TWIN, TWIN)

1/10

FIVE NAMES ARE PLACED IN A

HAT. YOU SELECT 1 WITHOUT

LOOKING, REPLACE IT, AND

SELECT ANOTHER.

INPEDENDENT OR DEPENDENT?

INDEPENDENT

YOU TOSS TWO CUBES EACH

LABELED A-F. P(A, B)

1/36

THE LETTERS OF THE WORD

S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S ARE PLACED IN

A BAG.  YOU PICK 2 LETTERS,

ONE AT A TIME, BUT DO NOT

REPLACE. P(D, T)

1/28

MEG BOUGHT 20 CD'S IN 2006; 2

WERE COUNTRY. THIS YEAR

CD'S.  THIS IS THE NUMBER OF

COUNTRY CDS SHE WILL

3

A SELECTION OF ITEMS IN

WHICH THE ORDER DOES NOT

MATTER; ALSO A VERY GOOD

VARIETY OF PIZZA

COMBINATION

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS

Response 2

BILL AND JILL ARE TWINS. THEY

GO TO THE MOVIES W/

FRIENDS JAN, ANN, & BOB.

AFTER MOVIE, 2  ARE

RANDOMLY SELECTED TO BE

SURVEYED. P (GIRL, GIRL)

3/10

FIVE NAMES ARE PLACED IN A

HAT. YOU SELECT 1 WITHOUT

LOOKING, DON'T REPLACE IT,

AND SELECT ANOTHER.

INPEDENDENT OR DEPENDENT?

DEPENDENT

YOU TOSS TWO CUBES EACH

LABELED A-F. P(C, VOWEL)

1/18

THE LETTERS OF THE WORD

S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S ARE PLACED IN

A BAG.  YOU PICK 2 LETTERS,

ONE AT A TIME, BUT DO NOT

REPLACE. P(T, S)

1/14

THE PROB OF PICKING A RED

MARBLE FROM A BAG W/ 5

MARBLES IS 3/5. YOU ADD A

GREEN MARBLE. THIS IS THE

NEW PROBABILITY OF PICKING

A RED MARBLE.

1/2

TWO OR MORE EVENTS THAT

CANNOT HAPPEN AT THE SAME

TIME

MUTUALLY EXCLUSIVE

EVENTS

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS

Response 3

BILL AND JILL ARE TWINS. THEY

GO TO THE MOVIES W/

FRIENDS JAN, ANN, & BOB.

AFTER MOVIE, 2  ARE

RANDOMLY SELECTED TO BE

SURVEYED. P (BOY, GIRL)

3/10

NAMES IN HAT: AL, BOB,

CAROL, DON, ED. YOU SELECT 1

WITHOUT LOOKING, REPLACE

IT, AND SELECT AGAIN. P(AL,

AL)

1/25

YOU TOSS TWO CUBES EACH

LABELED A-F. P(A, NOT A)

5/36

THE LETTERS OF THE WORD

S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S ARE PLACED IN

A BAG.  YOU PICK 2 LETTERS,

ONE AT A TIME, BUT DO NOT

REPLACE. P(VOWEL, VOWEL)

1/28

THE PROBABILITY THAT

MARCUS WILL BE IN MR. BOLT'S

MATH CLASS IS 1/8. THIS IS THE

PROBABILITY THAT HE WILL

NOT BE IN MR. BOLT'S MATH

CLASS.

7/8

AN EVENT THAT IS A

COMBINATION OF TWO OR

MORE SINGLE EVENTS.

COMPOUND EVENT

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS

Response 4

BILL AND JILL ARE TWINS. THEY

GO TO THE MOVIES W/

FRIENDS JAN, ANN, & BOB.

AFTER MOVIE, 2  ARE

RANDOMLY SELECTED TO BE

SURVEYED. P (TWIN,NOT TWIN)

3/10

NAMES IN HAT: AL, BOB,

CAROL, DON, ED. YOU SELECT 1

WITHOUT LOOKING, DON'T

REPLACE IT, AND SELECT

AGAIN. P(AL, ED)

1/20

YOU TOSS TWO CUBES EACH

LABELED A-F. P(NOT C, NOT D)

25/36

THE LETTERS OF THE WORD

S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S ARE PLACED IN

A BAG.  YOU PICK 2 LETTERS,

ONE AT A TIME, BUT DO NOT

REPLACE.

P(CONSONANT,CONSONANT)

35/56

THIS IS THE NUMBER OF WAYS

4 BOOKS CAN BE ARRANGED

ON A SHELF.

24

TWO EVENTS IN WHICH THE

OUTCOME OF THE SECOND IS

AFFECTED BY THE OUTCOME

OF THE FIRST.

DEPENDENT EVENTS

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS

Response 5

STUDENTS; 12 GIRLS, 9 BOYS.

RANDOM STUDENTS TO THE

MOVIES. P(BOY, BOY)

6/35

NAMES IN HAT: AL, BOB,

CAROL, DON, ED. YOU SELECT 1

WITHOUT LOOKING, DON'T

REPLACE IT, AND SELECT

AGAIN. P(BOY, GIRL)

1/5

YOU TOSS TWO CUBES EACH

LABELED A-F. P(VOWEL,

VOWEL)

1/9

THE LETTERS OF THE WORD

S-T-U-D-E-N-T-S ARE PLACED IN

A BAG.  YOU PICK 2 LETTERS,

ONE AT A TIME, BUT DO NOT

REPLACE. P(N, N)

0

ART CLASSES: POTTERY,

PAINTING, SKETCHING

PERFORMANCE: BAND,

ORCHESTRA, CHORUS, DRAMA,

BALLET. THIS IS THE NUMBER

OF CHOICES OF 1 OF EACH.

15

THE RATIO OF THE NUMBER OF

FAVORABLE OUTCOMES TO

THE NUMBER OF ALL POSSIBLE

OUTCOMES

PROBABILITY

 CATEGORY: SCRABBLE FINAL JEOPARDY!® CLUE: THE LETTERS E,E,E,K,K,W AREIN A BAG.  THIS IS THEPROBABILITY THAT YOURSELECTIONS, IN ORDER, WILLFORM THE WORD WEEK. Response: 1/30