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## How many possible outcomes are there if 3 indistinguishable dice are thrown *?

There are **36 possible outcomes**, each with probability 1/36 = 36/1296.

## What is the theoretical probability of rolling a 3 on a 6 sided die?

Two (6-sided) dice roll probability table

Roll a… | Probability |
---|---|

3 | 3/36 (8.333%) |

4 | 6/36 (16.667%) |

5 | 10/36 (27.778%) |

6 | 15/36 (41.667%) |

## What is the number of distinguishable results of a throw of R indistinguishable dice?

How many ways are there of throwing two indistinguishable dice? The answer is **21**. Why? Answer: There are 6 ways of throwing the first die, and 6 ways of throwing the second die, and since the die throws are independent, there are 6*6 = 36 possibilities.

## What is a six sided die?

The most common type of die is a **six-sided cube with the numbers 1-6 placed on the faces**. The value of the roll is indicated by the number of “spots” showing on the top. For the six-sided die, opposite faces are arranged to always sum to seven.

## What is the chance of rolling a 4 with a single die three times in a row?

What is the chance of rolling a 4 with a single die three times in a row? Answer Expert Verified Probability of rolling three 4s . . (1/6) x (1/6) x (1/6) = 1/216 = **about 0.46%** .

## What is the probability of rolling a 6 on all five dice?

Each die is independent, so the probability of getting all sixes is simply **(11/36)5**.

## How many ways can you roll a 6 with two dice?

Probabilities for the two dice

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

4 | 3 | 8.33% |

5 | 4 | 11.11% |

6 |
5 |
13.89% |

7 |
6 |
16.67% |