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## What is the probability of getting a sum of 6 or 4?

Two (6-sided) dice roll probability table

Roll a… | Probability |
---|---|

3 | 2/36 (5.556%) |

4 | 3/36 (8.333%) |

5 | 4/36 (11.111%) |

6 | 5/36 (13.889%) |

## What is the probability of getting a sum of 4?

Step-by-step explanation:

Probability of getting a sum of 4 on one toss of two dice is **3/36**, or 1/12.

## What is the probability of a sum of 5?

Probabilities for the two dice

Total | Number of combinations | Probability |
---|---|---|

2 | 1 | 2.78% |

3 | 2 | 5.56% |

4 | 3 | 8.33% |

5 | 4 |
11.11% |

## How do you find the probability of a sum?

The probability that A or B will occur is the sum of the probability of each event, minus the probability of the overlap. **P(A or B)** **= P(A) + P(B) – P(A and B)**

## What is the probability of getting the sum of 9?

When 2 dice are thrown, the probability of the sum being 9 is **1/9**. When 2 cards are picked at random from a standard deck of cards, the probability of picking an ace and a queen is 8/663.

## How do you find the probability?

**Divide the number of events by the number of possible outcomes.**

- Determine a single event with a single outcome. …
- Identify the total number of outcomes that can occur. …
- Divide the number of events by the number of possible outcomes. …
- Determine each event you will calculate. …
- Calculate the probability of each event.

## What is the probability of getting a sum of 7 when rolling two dice?

For each of the possible outcomes add the numbers on the two dice and count how many times this sum is 7. If you do so you will find that the sum is 7 for 6 of the possible outcomes. Thus the sum is a 7 in 6 of the 36 outcomes and hence the probability of rolling a 7 is **6/36 = 1/6**.

## What is the probability of rolling a sum of 6 on a standard pair of six sided dice?

Assuming we have a standard six-sided die, the odds of rolling a particular value are **1/6**. There is an equal probability of rolling each of the numbers 1-6.

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What are the most likely outcomes from rolling a pair of dice?

Outcome | Probability |
---|---|

4 | 3/36 = 8.33% |

5 | 4/36 = 11.11% |

6 | 5/36 = 13.89% |

7 | 6/36 = 16.67% |