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1. Can someone explain why the probability of rolling 2 fair dice and getting a Probability of getting total 10 and getting for on green is 3/36?
2. (Original post by TheAdviser101)
Can someone explain why the probability of rolling 2 fair dice and getting a Probability of getting total 10 and getting for on green is 3/36?
Where does the green come in to all of this? But imagine it like this. There are trivially two ways of making and they are .

Now on a fair dice the probability of getting any one number is .
10 can be made in the following ways:
6+4=10
4+6=10
5+5=10
Each way has probability
And as there are three potential ways of doing this the total probability of getting a 10 is
3. (Original post by Cryptokyo)
Where does the green come in to all of this? But imagine it like this. There are trivially two ways of making and they are .

Now on a fair dice the probability of getting any one number is .
10 can be made in the following ways:
6+4=10
4+6=10
5+5=10
Each way has probability
And as there are three potetial ways of doing this the total probability of getting a 10 is
There are 2 dices green and red. Sorry, its my fault I haven't worded the question out properly. I am confused about the part in the screenshot below. I don't see how the probability becomes 3/36

4. (Original post by TheAdviser101)
There are 2 dices green and red. Sorry, its my fault I haven't worded the question out properly. I am confused about the part in the screenshot below. I don't see how the probability becomes 3/36

I believe their answer is incorrect as the condition is P(total 10 and 4 on green) would yield a probability of as the events are independent. And 6 is the only number that can give a total of ten. This would imply the equation should be:

I believe it should be and not in the equation.

Could you send me a link to the document so I can double check this though.

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