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here is another...I am playing a dice game where if I roll the sum of the numbers being a prime number I win otherwise you would win. Is thi game fair? and how do you figure out the sample space?

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  1. anonymous
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    Prime numbers available 2: 1+1 3: 1+2, 2+1 5: 1+4, 2+3, 3+2, 4+1 7: 1+6, 2+5, 3+4, 4+3, 5+2, 6+1 11: 5+6, 6+5 out of 36 possible ways to get a sum, there are 15. Therefore, the game is UNFAIR in the other person's favor (since there are not 18 ways to win)

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    great that was my answer it gives the other person 22 ways

  3. anonymous
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    thanks

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