This Core Maths task investigates various aspects of gambling. Students investigate various aspects of gambling and helps develop a realistic assessment of the risks involved. Students will need a good understanding of theoretical and experimental probability.
Gambling: Teacher guidance
This teacher guidance gives an overview of the task including prior student knowledge, suggested approaches and possible extensions.
This PowerPoint and Notebook file presentation explores the probability and terminology involved in Premier League football matches, horse racing, blackjack and roulette.
Gambling: Betting odds
This resource contains the odds given on a series of Premier League football matches and X Factor winners.
This Excel file generates a series of number replicating results when spinning a roulette wheel.