Course: H.S. Quantitative Reasoning

 

QR.P.3

Evaluate the validity of claims based on empirical, theoretical, and subjective probabilities. Draw conclusions or make decisions related to risk, pay-off, expected value, and false negatives/positives in various probabilistic contexts.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary

*I can evaluate the validity of a claim made based on an empirical probability.

*I can evaluate the validity of a claim made based on a theoretical probability.

*I can evaluate the validity of a claim made based on a subjective probability.

*I can draw conclusions and make decisions related to risk.

*I can draw conclusions and make decisions related to pay-off.

*I can draw conclusions and make decisions related to expected value.

*I can draw conclusions and make decisions related to false negatives/false positive.

Empirical probability
Theoretical probability
Subjective probability
Risk
Pay-off
Expected value
False negative
False positive

Looking Back Looking Ahead

*Record multiple observations (or simulated samples) of random events and construct empirical models of the probability distributions; construct a theoretical model. (MA.AII.DSP.4)

*This course is a 4th year course in the Indiana sequence. The concepts and skills within the course extend to multiple post-secondary pathways and applications.

Clarifying Examples and Digital Resources
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