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studygeek15

  • one year ago

a pair of dice is tossed and the sum of the two dice is calculated. find the probability the sum is 7

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  1. studygeek15
    • one year ago
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    I got 1/6

  2. studygeek15
    • one year ago
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    Then how would I figure it out?

  3. myininaya
    • one year ago
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    actually studygeek15 is right

  4. myininaya
    • one year ago
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    You find the number of different sums there are And then you find of those sums how many of them give you 7

  5. jontonbon
    • one year ago
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    That is what I was about to say to do. I just thought it would be a smaller chance.

  6. jontonbon
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    So, yes 1/6 is right because you can do 1 and 6, 2 and 5, and 3 and 4, which makes 6 possible answers, which makes it 1/6.

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