# Venn Diagrams

Venn diagrams are introduced as a means to organise sets of data into a sample space diagram.  As learning progresses students calculate probabilities from distinct and overlapping events.
##### Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to calculate the probability from a Venn diagram with two intersecting circles.
• Most students should be able to complete a Venn diagram and calculate the probabilities of two intersecting circles.
• Some students should be able to complete and use a Venn diagram with three intersecting circles.
SKU: 175

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