I’m sure many of you are familiar with the Birthday Paradox, in which the likelihood of two people in a group having the same birthday is higher than most expect (50% chance in a group of 23). I need a class activity for this but didn’t see anything on the site so I’ve created one:
It ‘works’ but my conversion of a month in numeric form to its textual equivalent feels very heavy handed. Is there a better way? I’ve pieced together the analysis from various bits and pieces of other activities found here but welcome comment on that as well. Thanks in advance for any feedback!