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  • one year ago

Find the probability of rolling a sum of ten with a single toss of two fair six-sided dice

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  1. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    With two die, we have 12 possibilities instead of 6(for one dice), now find out how many ways you can get 10 with 2 die.

  2. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    Oh..my bad..there are actually 36 possibilities.

  3. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    And dice only has 1-6, no 7, 8, or 9.

  4. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    So how many ways can we make 10?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh, yeah, that was a derp moment

  6. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1438264382926:dw|

  7. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    Lol

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    twice?

  9. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    No, it's actually 3 times. 5 & 5 6 & 4 4 & 6

  10. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    So write that over 36 and simplify it..

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