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May 4, 2016
Number of results: 128,037

**math/probability**

If two fair dice are rolled, find the probability of a sum of 6 given that the roll is a "double". How do I do this?
*December 7, 2009 by Brian*

**MATH Prob.**

if you have two fair dice that are rolled, what is the probability of a sum 6 given that the roll is a 'double'?
*August 8, 2009 by Twg*

**Probability**

When two fair six-sided dice are rolled, there are 36 possible outcomes. Find the probability that either doubles are rolled or the sum of the two dice is 8.
*April 30, 2014 by Jessica*

**Math**

At this year's State Fair, there was a dice rolling game. If you rolled two dice and got a sum of 2 or 12, you won $20. If you rolled a 7,you won $5. Any other roll was a loss. It cost $3 to play one game with one roll of the dice. What is the expectation of the game?
*June 18, 2014 by Shelagh*

**dice probability (math)**

if a pair of fair dice is rolled, what is the probability that we roll a total of five if we are given that the total is less than nine?
*February 23, 2015 by bryan *

**algebra**

two dice are rolled. if a 3 appears on either dice,then the two dice are rolled again and the two dice are added togather. if a 3 does not appear, then we ll add the two dice togather. if the sum of two dice is even ,i win and if the sum is odd,you win. what is the probability...
*September 14, 2008 by deborah*

**Statistics**

In a game you roll two fair dice. If the sum of the two numbers obtained is 3,4,9,10 or 11 you win $20. If the sum is 5,6,7 or 8 you pay $20. However if the scores on the dice are the same no one is required to pay. (a) Construct a probability distribution table for the event...
*December 14, 2013 by Edmund*

**Probability**

Two fair dice are rolled together. The probability that the sum rolled is greater that 8 is?
*November 15, 2009 by Anna*

**statistic**

Roll two 6-sided dice and examine their sum. a) How long will it take to roll "snake-eyes" (a pair of ones)? b) What is the probability of rolling a sum of 7 on the first roll? c) What is the probability of rolling a sum of 7 on the fourth roll? d) What is the probability of ...
*April 1, 2014 by Bill*

**arithmetic**

Assume you roll a fair dice twice. Two rolls are independent and identically distributed, with probability of rolling a particular number being 1/6. So, for instance, the probability of rolling 5 and then 2 is P(5,2) = P(5) ⋅ P(2) = 1/6 ⋅ 1/6 = 1/36 Consider a ...
*June 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math Probability dice roll**

two fair dice are rolled, find the A)odds of getting a 9 B) the odds against getting a 12
*April 16, 2012 by janet*

**math**

a pair of dice is rolled. is the event of rolling a sum of the dice is an odd number. Find the probability that the sum is a five or a ten, given that an odd sum is rolled.
*June 16, 2011 by libeed*

**probability**

two fair six-sided dice are rolled and the sum of the dots on the top faces is recorded. a) complete the table, showing the number of ways each sum can occur sum: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 ways:1 2 3 b)use the table to find the probability of the following events. A:the sum ...
*November 27, 2012 by mary*

**Math**

when two fair dice are rolled find the probability that the sum is even and greater than 8
*November 21, 2010 by Barbara*

**Math Probability**

Find the (theoretical) probability of a given event, assuming that the dice are distinguishable and fair, and that what is observed are numbers uppermost. Two dice are rolled; the numbers add to 7. 1
*December 3, 2010 by Liz*

**arithmetic**

Assume you roll a fair dice twice. Two rolls are independent and identically distributed, with probability of rolling a particular number being 1/6. So, for instance, the probability of rolling 5 and then 2 is P(5,2) = P(5) ⋅ P(2) = 1/6 ⋅ 1/6 = 1/36 Consider a ...
*June 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

Find the expected value, ě, for the sum of two fair dice. The probability distribution for the sum of two dice is given in the table. ě = 1 2=1/36, 3=2/36, 4=3/36, 5=4/36, 6=5/36, 7=6/36, 8=5/36, 9=4/36, 10=3/36, 11=2/36, 12=1/36
*October 9, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

Find the expected value, u, for the sum of two fair dice. The probability distribution for the sum of two dice is given in the table. u = 1 2=1/36, 3=2/36, 4=3/36, 5=4/36, 6=5/36, 7=6/36, 8=5/36, 9=4/36, 10=3/36, 11=2/36, 12=1/36
*October 10, 2010 by Anonymous*

**mathhw**

a pair of dice is rolled. find the probability that the sum of the dice is an odd number. also, find the probability that the sum is a 5 or 10 given that an odd sum is rolled
*June 16, 2011 by jen*

**Math-Probability **

Please explain how to get the answer.I have now idea. 1.If you roll two fair dice,one red and one green,what is the probability of getting a 2 on the red die and a 3 on the green die? Give answer in a reduced fraction. 2.If you roll two fair dice,one red and one green,what is ...
*November 14, 2013 by Kaylee*

**math**

suppose a pair of dice is rolled. Consider the sums of numbers on the top of the dice. Find the probabilities: a) P(5, given that the sum are odd) b) P(odd, given that the sum rolled is 5) c) P(7, given that one of the dice rolled was odd)
*October 31, 2008 by ken*

**statistics**

2. Two fair dice are rolled at the same time and the number of dots appearing on both dice is counted. Find the probability that the sum is A. 7 B. is an odd number greater than 6 C. is less than 2 D. Is more than 12 E. Is "Snake Eyes"
*May 18, 2009 by jamar*

**probabbility**

Find the (theoretical) probability of a given event, assuming that the dice are distinguishable and fair, and that what is observed are numbers uppermost. Two dice are rolled; the numbers add to 7. 1
*December 3, 2010 by LC*

**Probability**

What is the probability of the sum of two fair dice equals a prime number when rolled once?
*August 29, 2010 by Diane*

**math**

You are going to roll two dice. Let the variable x = the sum of the numbers rolled. What is the probability that x = 9?
*May 16, 2013 by tariq*

**math**

two dice are rolled find the probability of getting a 5 on either dice or the sum of both dice is 5
*April 25, 2009 by yorkie16*

**Probability NEED HELP**

1. When two fair dice are tossed, what is the probability of a sum of 4 or a sum of 8? 2. When two fair dice are tossed, what is the probability of doubles or a sum over 9? 3. Evaluate 1025! / 1022! Please help
*May 11, 2011 by Hannah*

**MATH**

If two dice are rolled, what is the probability of rolling a sum of 6, given that doubles are not rolled?
*June 13, 2011 by CHANDA*

**Algebra 1 math**

Deborah rolls two fair dice. What is the probability that the sum of the numbers rolled is 7?
*April 29, 2014 by HELP PLEASE*

**Probability**

1. When two fair dice are tossed, what is the probability of a sum of 4 or a sum of 8? 2. When two fair dice are tossed, what is the probability of doubles or a sum over 9? 3. Evaluate 1025! / 1022! Please help
*May 11, 2011 by Hannah*

**Math 141**

A pair of fair 6-sided dice is rolled. What is the probability that a 3 is rolled if it is known that the sum of the numbers landing uppermost is less than or equal to 6?
*April 8, 2015 by SYDNEY*

**statistics **

5. Consider the probabilities in problem 4. The probability that a randomly selected single book purchase will not be for a work of fiction is (a) 0.80 (b) 0.25 (c) 0.20 (d) 0.30 (e) 0.75 6. Two dice are rolled. Suppose A is the event the sum of the numbers on the top faces is...
*June 30, 2015 by meri*

**Probability**

You roll two dice. What is the probability that the sum of the dice is even and one die shows a 4? A 6x6 table of dice outcomes will help you to answer this question. A. 1/6. B. 5/18. C. 2/3. D. 5/36.
*May 8, 2013 by so confused!*

**Math**

Two "Loaded" Dice each ahve the property that a 2 or a 1 is three times as likely to appear as a 1, 3, 5, or 6 on each roll. What is the probabilitiy that a 7 will be the sum when the two dice are rolled?
*May 20, 2008 by Jacquelina*

**Math 141**

A pair of fair 6-sided dice is rolled. What is the probability that a 3 is rolled if it is known that the sum of the numbers landing uppermost is less than or equal to 7? (Enter your answer as an exact fraction.)
*November 5, 2015 by Naomi*

**math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability of getting a 5 on either die or the sum of both dice is 5.
*June 9, 2011 by CC*

**Math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability of getting a 5 on either die or the sum of both dice is 5
*March 31, 2013 by Char Jay*

**math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the odds that the score on the dice is either 7 or 12. Am I doing this right? There are only 3 ways to equal 7 on two dice 6+1,5+2,4+3 so there is a 3/12 chance that I roll a 7 and a 1/12 chance of rolling a 12. my chances of rolling the sum of 7 or ...
*September 23, 2009 by sam*

**Math**

Three fair dice are rolled, and all outcomes are equally likely. What is the probability that the sum of all the numbers on the dice is at most 6?
*September 11, 2012 by Dylan*

**Math**

Three fair dice are rolled, and all outcomes are equally likely. What is the probability that the sum of all the numbers on the dice is at most 6?
*September 11, 2012 by Dylan*

**Math/ Probability**

Please Help!!! A pair of dice are rolled and the sum on their upturned faces is recorded. WHat is the probability that the sum showing is 8, given that one dice is showing a 5?
*May 12, 2010 by lisa*

**Math**

You are given 9 to 1 odds against rolling a sum of 8 with the roll of two fair dice, meaning you win $9 if you succeed and you lose $1 if you fail. Find the expected value (to you) of the game.
*September 30, 2012 by Alisha*

**Math- Probability **

Two regular dice are rolled. what is the probability that the sum is even, given that both numbers are odd?
*June 6, 2012 by G*

**biology**

One rule of probability can be expressed as the following: The probability of two independent events occurring simultaneously is the product of the probability of their occurring separately. If, for example, you had a pair of dice and rolled each die one at a time, what would ...
*November 11, 2009 by liam*

**biology**

One rule of probability can be expressed as the following: The probability of two independent events occurring simultaneously is the product of the probability of their occurring separately. If, for example, you had a pair of dice and rolled each die one at a time, what would ...
*November 11, 2009 by liam*

**statistics**

If a dice is rolled one time, classical probability would indicate that the probability of a "two" should be 1/6. If the dice is rolled 60 times and comes up "two" only 9 times does that suguest that the dice is loaded? why or why not
*October 4, 2009 by ester sanderson*

**Probability**

You roll two five-sided dice. The sides of each die are numbered from 1 to 5. The dice are “fair" (all sides are equally likely), and the two die rolls are independent. Part (a): Event A is “the total is 10" (i.e., the sum of the results of the two die rolls is 10). Is event A...
*February 13, 2015 by qwerty*

**Finite Math**

Bill and Fred are betting on the outcome when two fair dice are rolled. If the dice sum is any even number, other than 8, Bill pays Fred $8. If the dice sum is 8, Bill pays Fred $1. If the dice sum is odd, Fred pays Bill $2. What is Fred's expected payoff for this game?
*May 15, 2014 by Preet*

**Geometry**

You are given two dice to roll. One is black with six sides; the other is white with four sides. For a given roll, what is the probability that the values of the dice add to 99?
*December 3, 2015 by Kylie*

**math**

two 6 sided dice are rolled.what is the probability the sum of the 2 numbers on the dice will be 4 Is 1/3 right?
*October 27, 2009 by rency*

**Math- Alg 2**

Help finding probability involving combinations? What is the probability of winning in this game ( Show calculation and all works) - The board is a number ranging from 1 - 12 - Player place a coin in the desire number 1,2,3,4 etc. - Roll 2 dice - To win get the sum of the two ...
*February 15, 2012 by albertha kurniawan *

**Statistics **

Two dice are tossed. What is the probability that the sum of both dice is a prime number? This is what I have so far Presuming two fair, 6-sided dice, each numbered 1 through 6: You can achieve one of the following results on any given roll: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12...
*July 2, 2013 by Meg*

**Stats**

Two dice are tossed. What is the probability that the sum of both dice is a prime number? this is the answer i have ; Presuming two fair, 6-sided dice, each numbered 1 through 6: You can achieve one of the following results on any given roll: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12...
*July 1, 2013 by Megan*

**Math**

The odds of rolling two dice and the sum being greater than 9 are 6 to 30. What is the probability that the sum of two rolled dice is less than or equal to 9? I got 1/5 because its greater? help.
*August 28, 2015 by Jacqueline *

**math**

A pair of dice is rolled once. suppose you lose $9 if the dice sum to 9 and win $11 if the dice sum to 4 or 6. how much should you win or lose if any other number turns up in order for the game to be fair?
*October 23, 2012 by Maddy*

**Math - Help!**

The sample space for a roll of two number cubes is shown in the table. (1,1)|(1,2)|(1,3)|(1,4)|(1,5),(1,6) (2,1)|(2,2)|(2,3)|(2,4)|(2,5)|(2,6) (3,1)|(3,2)|(3,3)|(3,4)|(3,5)|(3,6) (4,1)|(4,2)|(4,3)|(4,4)|(4,5)|(4,6) (5,1)|(5,2)|(5,3)|(5,4)|(5,5)|(5,6) (6,1)|(6,2)|(6,3)|(6,5)|(6...
*February 26, 2016 by Sandy*

**probability**

We have two fair three-sided dice, indexed by i=1,2. Each die has sides labelled 1, 2, and 3. We roll the two dice independently, one roll for each die. For i=1,2, let the random variable Xi represent the result of the ith die, so that Xi is uniformly distributed over the set...
*February 27, 2014 by jon*

**Are all answers right?**

The sample space for a roll of two number cubes is shown in the table. (1,1)|(1,2)|(1,3)|(1,4)|(1,5),(1,6) (2,1)|(2,2)|(2,3)|(2,4)|(2,5)|(2,6) (3,1)|(3,2)|(3,3)|(3,4)|(3,5)|(3,6) (4,1)|(4,2)|(4,3)|(4,4)|(4,5)|(4,6) (5,1)|(5,2)|(5,3)|(5,4)|(5,5)|(5,6) (6,1)|(6,2)|(6,3)|(6,5)|(6...
*February 25, 2016 by Sandy*

**Probability**

Makoto and his friends rolled two fair number cubes 500 times and recorded the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes each time. On 42 of the trials the sum was 10. What will be the probability that the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes is 10 when two fair number cubes are ...
*March 6, 2016 by K*

**math**

If two dice are rolled, what is the probability that their sum will be a number greater than 5 ? [A]1/6 [B]1/3 [C]13/18 [D]5/6 [E] None of these. i think it is c am i right? 13/18 so i am right? What is the probability the sum is 2,3,4 or 5? If you find that and subtract it ...
*October 4, 2006 by cassidy*

**math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability of getting a sum greater than 8
*April 25, 2009 by yorkie16*

**math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability of getting a sum greater than 8. 0 13/36 2/9 5/18
*June 9, 2011 by CC*

**Please can you help me (Probability)**

Maria is playing a game of chance at the Hibiscus festival, costing $1 for each game. In the game two fair dice are rolled and the sum of the numbers that turn up is found. If the sum is seven, then Maria wins $5. Otherwise Maria loses her money. a) Please can you Construct ...
*April 19, 2012 by Fakaapo. Suetusi*

**probability**

I am lost. How do I figure this out? I know there are 2 ways to get the sum of 5 but do I count it backwards too? 1+4 4+1. How do I know how many sums? Joe rolled two fair number cubes that have faces labeled 1 to 6 each. He rolled the two cubes 180 times. According to the ...
*May 27, 2014 by MAGGIE*

**Math probability**

You roll two fair 6-sided dice. Let be the sum of the two independent rolls. (a) Give the PMF of in table form. (b) Give a mathematical expression for the PMF of .
*April 19, 2014 by Ozan*

**Math**

Maria is playing a game of chance at the Hibiscus festival, costing $1 for each game. In the game two fair dice are rolled and the sum of the numbers that turn up is found. If the sum is seven, then Maria wins $5. Otherwise Maria loses her money. a) Construct Maria’s ...
*April 19, 2012 by Koia*

**Math**

If two fair dice are rolled, what is the probability that a total of five shows?
*May 6, 2014 by Bridget*

**Math**

If two fair dice are rolled, what is the probability that a total of five shows?
*May 6, 2014 by Bridget*

**help!!!!! Probability!!!**

A fair 6-sided die is rolled twice. The probability that the second roll is strictly less than the first roll can be written as a/b, where a and b are positive, coprime integers. What is the value of a+b?
*May 26, 2013 by fweng*

**statistics**

Two dice are rolled and two fair coins are tossed. Let X be the sum of the number of spots that show on the top faces of the dice and the number of coins that land heads up. The expected value of X is _____ .
*July 22, 2011 by mike*

**statistics**

Two dice are rolled and two fair coins are tossed. Let X be the sum of the number of spots that show on the top faces of the dice and the number of coins that land heads up. The expected value of X is _____ .
*July 22, 2011 by mike*

**Math**

Makoto and his friends rolled two fair number cubes 500 times and recorded the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes each time.On 42 of the trials the sum was 10.Which of these is most likely the probability that the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes is 10 when two fair ...
*December 30, 2015 by Pinks*

**Math**

James and his friends rolled two fair number cubes 500 times and recorded the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes each time.On 42 of the trials the sum was 10.Which of these is most likely the probability that the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes is 10 when two fair ...
*March 7, 2016 by K*

**probability**

Two six-sided dice each have the numbers 1 through 6 on their faces. Neither die is fair, but they are both weighted the same. The probability of rolling a certain number on one die is given in the table below: # 1 2 3 4 5 6 probability 1/6 1/6 1/9 ? 2/9 ? If the probability ...
*March 8, 2013 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

Jake rolls two standard number cubes. Find the probability that the sum of the roll is 10, given that both cubes rolled odd numbers.
*May 23, 2014 by Plz help*

**Statistics**

For a math assignment we need to design a dice roll game with different expected values of winning. The game should require a player to make a bet on the sum of one roll of two dice. If the dice sum to that number, the player wins; otherwise, he loses. We need to create a fair...
*February 1, 2012 by Jaime*

**math**

If two dice are rolled one time, find the probability of getting a sum less than 5.
*November 17, 2012 by ed*

**math**

A pair of dice are rolled find the following, a) the probability of doubles, b) the odds in favor of a sum greater than 2, c) the probability of sum that is even and less than 5
*November 26, 2012 by Katarzyna*

**posibility**

A pair of dice are rolled find the following, a) the probability of doubles, b) the odds in favor of a sum greater than 2, c) the probability of sum that is even and less than 5
*November 26, 2012 by Katarzyna*

**math**

A pair of dice are rolled find the following, a) the probability of doubles, b) the odds in favor of a sum greater than 2, c) the probability of sum that is even and less than 5
*November 26, 2012 by Andrew*

**math**

A pair of dice are rolled find the following, a) the probability of doubles, b) the odds in favor of a sum greater than 2, c) the probability of sum that is even and less than 5
*November 26, 2012 by Andrzej*

**Math**

Makoto and his friends rolled two fair number cubes 500 times and recorded the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes each time. On 42 of the trials the sum was 10. What will be the probability that the sum of the numbers shown on the cubes is 10 when two fair number cubes are ...
*March 6, 2016 by Matt*

**math**

two standard fair 6 sided dice are rolled. What is the probability that their values will differ by exactly two
*January 3, 2016 by larry*

**Probability**

if two fair dice are rolled, what is the probablity that the total showing is even or less than seven?
*July 11, 2011 by Marie*

**math**

two dice are rolled. their sum is recorded. what is the probability that their sum is between five and ten?
*April 18, 2011 by Donald*

**Math**

1. If you flip a fair coin 10 times, what is the probability of a) getting all tails Is it 1/1024? b) getting all heads Is it 1/1024? c) getting at least one tails? Is it 1023/1024? 2. If you roll a pair of fair dice, what is the probability of a) getting a sum of 1 Is it 0? b...
*January 14, 2016 by Lana*

**Statistics**

Find the probability that the sum is as stated when a pair of dice is rolled. A.4 or 11 or doubles B. 8,given that the sum is greater than 4. C.Even,given that the sum is greater than 4. A. 4 can be obtained by 1&3, 3&1 or 2&2. 11 can only be obtained by 5&6 or 6&5. Doubles ...
*April 2, 2007 by Mary*

**geometry**

Paul claims, the probability of rolling a sum of 6 when you roll two dice is 1/11, because two dice have sums 2 through 12 which means there are 11 possible sums. "How do you respond?"
*January 13, 2011 by crystal*

**Statistics**

Two fair six-sided dice are rolled and total of results on the top of each doe observed. Find the probability that total is 8
*January 28, 2012 by Tina*

**math**

A pair of fair dice is rolled. What is the probability of each of the following? (Round your answers to three decimal places.) (a) the sum of the numbers shown uppermost is less than 6 (b) at least one 6 is cast
*June 14, 2015 by Jay*

**math**

anderson will roll two standard six sided dice once. what is the probability that the two numbers rolled will be the same? express your answer as a common fraction
*September 16, 2012 by shaun*

**math**

A pair of dice is rolled and the sum of the dice is found. What is the probability of rolling a 7?
*July 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability that the score on the dice is 5.
*August 25, 2015 by jacqueline*

**Math**

Two fair dice are rolled. Let X equal the product of the 2 dice, compute = for = 1,2,…,36
*November 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Two dice are rolled. Find the probability that a multiple of three is rolled on one die and an even number is rolled on the second die.
*June 13, 2009 by D.*

**College Stat**

A pair of fair dice is rolled. What is the probability of each of the following? (Round your answers to three decimal places.) (a) the sum of the numbers shown uppermost is less than 5 and (b)at least one 5 is cast
*September 15, 2012 by Amonymous*

**Math**

Which pair has equally likely outcomes? List the letters of the two choices below which have equal probabilities of success, separated by a comma. A standard deck of cards has 12 face cards and four Aces (Aces are not face cards). A. drawing a red seven out of a standard 52 ...
*July 26, 2011 by Jen*

**probability**

two dice are tossed. find the probability that the sum is odd given that the sum is 5 or less
*June 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

If two dice are rolled, what is the probability that the sum of the numbers is at least 8?
*April 5, 2010 by Debbie*

**Probability, Math**

Two fair dice are thrown. What is the probability: * at least one shows a 3, given the sum is a 7 *the sum is a 7, given at least one shows a 3
*April 13, 2016 by Shylea*