# 3 Act Math Tasks

## Real World 3 Act Math Tasks Aligned to Ontario Curriculum

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# MDM4U

## Probability Distributions - PD1

**Overall Expectation Description:**

demonstrate an understanding of discrete probability distributions, represent them numerically, graphically, and algebraically, determine expected values, and solve related problems from a variety of applications;

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## Darius Washington – Free Throws For The Win

### Will Darius Washington score enough free throws to force overtime or a win?

**Shared By:**

John Scammell

**Math Topic:**

Using probability to predict the outcome of a situation. In this case, using the discrete probability distribution, The Binomial Distribution, is appropriate.

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**