Probability Scale

Probability Scale Resource (Free Download)

Suitable for Year groups: 7, 8

Probability Scale resource description

This probability scale resource combines the language of probability with decimal, fractional numbers and percentages on a 4 and 6 interval probability scale.

Probability Scale

This resource provides a visual probability scale,  a tool for understanding and describing the likelihood of events.

Why are probability scales important?

Probability scales help us:

• Visualise likelihood: See how probable different events are.
• Describe chance: Use words like 'impossible,' 'likely,' or 'certain.'
• Compare probabilities: Understand which events are more likely.

How can this resource help?

This resource supports learning about probability:

• Clear scale: Shows a range of probabilities with descriptive words.
• Visual aid: Helps learners grasp the concept of likelihood.
• Reference tool: Provides support for probability problems.
• Free PDF download: Offers an easily accessible resource.

Benefits for learners:

• Improves understanding of probability concepts and vocabulary.
• Supports problem-solving involving chance and likelihood.
• Builds a foundation for analysing everyday situations involving probability.

This resource is perfect for teachers introducing probability or providing revision support. It's also valuable for students needing extra practice or for parents helping with maths homework.

Also, have a look at our wide range of worksheets that are specifically curated to help your students practice their skills related to probability. These teaching resources and worksheets are in PDF format and can be downloaded easily.

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