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Homework Help: misconception?

Posted by jason on Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 9:09pm.

A student asks, “What’s wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is 1/3 because 1/6 + 1/6 = 1/3? ”Write an explanation of your understanding of the student’s misconception.

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