- Understand that allowing more characters for a password results in more possible combinations for that password
- Demonstrate that a password with more possible combinations is harder to guess
OverviewDo your students have their own online accounts like email or social media? What about a login for the school computers? If so, they might have to pick passwords. Have you ever had trouble creating (and forgetting) good passwords? This fun lesson plan involves a guessing game that can teach your students how to make their passwords harder to guess. Learn how to keep your accounts safe!
Ben Finio, PhD, Science Buddies
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