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Posted by **CM** on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 11:08am.

(For convenience, you may assume that the dice are all different colors.)

Suppose you roll the 5 dice seeking to get as many sixes as possible. how many ways can you get exactly 3 sixes on the first roll?

How would I do this? Factorials?

Please help.

- Stats HELP PLEASE -
**CM**, Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 11:11amFor convenience you may assume the dice are different colors. Suppose you roll the 5 dice seeking to get as many sixes as possible. how many ways can you get exactly 3 sixes on the first roll?

How many ways can you get at least 3 sixes on the first roll?

Suppose you only got 1 six on the first roll so you keep it and roll the remaning 4 dice. how many ways can you get at least one six on the last roll?

Please help. is it factorials?

- Stats HELP PLEASE -
**bobpursley**, Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 11:47ama) SSSNN

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Are there any others?

Is this the same as 5!/3!2!

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