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.

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  1. doubles --- 6 of them
    sumof 8 --- 26,35,44,53 62
    total = 10 (we have to count 44 only once)

    prob = 10/36 = 5/18

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  2. If three fair dice are rolled, find the probability that the sum of upturned faces is 10

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  3. 26

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