# Surf for More Math

## Lesson 3 **- Solving a Problem by Conducting
an Experiment**

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Solving
a Problem by Conducting an Experiment , here are some games and interactive
activities they can do on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Use an experiment as a problem-solving strategy.

**Builds Upon**

Student Book pages 394-395

**Instructions for Use**

Heads
or Tails - lets students see the probability of getting head or
tails in a coin toss.

To use Heads or Tails input the number of coins to be tossed and the
number of times each coin is to be tossed. Click the 'Play' button.
A graph will display the results.

Problem
Solving TV lets students follow an experiment to solve a problem.

To Use Problem Solving TV, have students follow the problem on probability
and try answering the questions at the end of the video.