Research Repository

Lucky colours of sunshine: teaching the mathematics of gambling loss

Smith, Donald (2012) Lucky colours of sunshine: teaching the mathematics of gambling loss. In: It's my maths: personalised mathematics learning. Cheeseman, Jill, ed. Mathematical Association of Victoria, Brunswick, Victoria, pp. 277-287.

Full text for this resource is not available from the Research Repository.

Abstract

"Lucky colours of sunshine" is a simple gambling game, which is thoroughly analysed by collection and display of in class participant data and comparison with expectation over time. Workshop presented at the 49th Conference of the Mathematical Association of Victoria, held 6th-7th December 2012, La Trobe University.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 9781876949525
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID26285, gambling, mathematics, secondary students, curriculum
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > College of Education
Related URLs:
Depositing User: Ms Phung.T Tran
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2014 05:25
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2014 05:25
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/23860
ePrint Statistics: View download statistics for this item

Repository staff only

View Item View Item

Search Google Scholar