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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to apply the property that the probabilities of an exhaustive set of mutually exclusive events sum to 1".

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- Hi-Low Predictions A version of the Play Your Cards Right TV show. Calculate the probabilities of cards being higher or lower.
- Pin Drop Estimate the probability of a drawing pin landing point up from experimental data.
- Probability Basic probability questions in an online exercise.

Here are some exam-style questions on this statement:

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*There are only crayons in a pencil case and the crayons are either orange, purple or brown.*" ... more - "
*At the Trantown annual Fayre there are a number of different sideshows designed to raise money for cancer research. Roger is looking after two of these, the lucky dip and the raffle.*" ... more

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