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miadeex
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What are the odds of rolling less than 3 on a standard number cube? 1/2 4/5 1/3 5/6
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miadeex Group Title
What are the odds of rolling less than 3 on a standard number cube? 1/2 4/5 1/3 5/6
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wangkan07 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
could you tell me what all the odd numbers that are less than 3?
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completeidiot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it doenst need to be an odd number less than 3, just a number less than 3
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jesusisrisen Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
A standard. Cube. Consists. Of. Number 14.
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wangkan07 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it says less than 3 so then there is only 1 odd number under 6
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completeidiot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
odds means probability
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wangkan07 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
but this says less than 3
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wangkan07 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think you typed the question wrong or something
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completeidiot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
its fine, a standard number cube has 6 sides, 1,2,3,4,5,6 less than 3 would be 1,2
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completeidiot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lets just call it a dice...
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miadeex Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nope thats what the book says
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AccessDenied Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
\[ \text{Odds of an event} = \frac{\text{# of favorable outcomes}}{\text{# of unfavorable outcomes}} \] Not to be confused with probability of an event.
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completeidiot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
anyways you are correct
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AccessDenied Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
So basically, we just find: # of favorable outcomes (we roll a # less than 3: a 1 or a 2.) There are 2 here. # of unfavorable outcomes (we roll something else: 3, 4, 5, or 6.) There are 4 here. These two quantities should add up to the total # of possible outcomes. Then take the fraction of the # of the favorable outcomes over the # of unfavorable outcomes. 2/4. Simplify as necessary.
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