Game Show Spinner

You are to design a spinner for a game show that runs every week night.

They are willing to give away the following prizes.

A New House:         One every 12 weeks.

A New Car:              One every 6weeks

A Holiday:               One every 4 weeks.

A New Boat:            One every 3 weeks

$10 000 Cash:         Once every 2 weeks.

Sponsors Prize:       Twice per week

$1 000 Cash:           Once per week

Wooden Spoon:       Remainder of games.


You are to design and make a game show spinner that fits the above conditions. Show all calculations.


What are the theoretical probabilities for each prize?

Spin your spinner 60 times and record the results.

Compare your theoretical and actual probabilities for your spinner?