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Gone Fishing!

Math & Economics

Science

Critical Thinking

Grab your fishing rod and head out onto the water! Use this Minecraft world to get started tracking your fishing successes.

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Time to complete the challenge

20-30 mins

Objective

Grab your fishing rod and head out onto the water! Use this Minecraft world to get started tracking your fishing successes. Record what you caught, then combine the your numbers with your classmates to determine the probability of catching fish, junk, or treasure.

Extensions

  • Learn to express probability numerically as a fraction, decimal, and percentage.
  • Develop and test your own hypothesis in Minecraft. Does the weather affect fishing? Does the type of biome change what you’ll catch?