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Surf for More Math

Lesson 5 - Using Tree Diagrams


To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Using Tree Diagrams, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.


Use tree diagrams to record the outcomes of an experiment.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 370-371


Instructions for Use

Tree Diagrams lets students read about ways to make a tree diagram.


To use Tree Diagrams, read the Web site and practice the questions using a paper and pencil.


Practice Tree Diagrams lets students practice finding a number of outcomes for the questions.

To use Practice Tree Diagrams, read the question and calculate the number of possible outcomes. Click on the 'Click Here' link to check the answer.

Working with Tree Diagrams prompts students to answer probability questions using tree diagrams.

Have students read and follow the step-by-step questions.


Probability Tree lets students to draw a tree diagram.

To use Probability Tree, click inside the box to build the probability tree.