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p99410 February 4th, 2014 07:11 PM

Probability problem [help!!!!]
 
Three dice are rolled. What is the prob. that the value on two of the dice sum to the value shown on the remaining dice?

I got 1/4 over and over but that is not even an option... :oops:

greg1313 February 4th, 2014 07:48 PM

Re: Probability problem [help!!!!]
 
I get 9/43. Oops! Make that 5/24.

soroban February 4th, 2014 09:55 PM

Re: Probability problem [help!!!!]
 
Hello, p99410!

Quote:

Three dice are rolled. What is the probbability that
the value on two of the dice sum to the value shown on the remaining dice?

I got 1/4 over and over but that is not even an option.


You probably made the same mistake that I did.
















p99410 February 5th, 2014 08:17 AM

Re: Probability problem [help!!!!]
 
Thanks! I got it. :D


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