Secondary Students' Concepts of Probability.

@article{Madsen1995SecondarySC,
  title={Secondary Students' Concepts of Probability.},
  author={R. Madsen},
  journal={Teaching Statistics},
  year={1995},
  volume={17},
  pages={90-92}
}
  • R. Madsen
  • Published 1995
  • Psychology
  • Teaching Statistics
Summary Students develop concepts of probability withut formally studying the discipline and some of their concepts are at variance with those taught in the classroom. A sruvey of 200 students in five schools in Missouri was undertaken in an attempt to learn about pre-conceptions. The results are discussed in this article. 
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