Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

 It is currently 07 Jul 2015, 10:06

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Three fair dice are rolled together. What is the probability

Author Message
TAGS:
SVP
Joined: 03 Feb 2003
Posts: 1607
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 87 [0], given: 0

Three fair dice are rolled together. What is the probability [#permalink]  27 Jun 2003, 00:31
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
Three fair dice are rolled together. What is the probability of having exactly one six and no fives?
Manager
Joined: 24 Jun 2003
Posts: 146
Location: India
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

PS: PROBABILITY13 [#permalink]  27 Jun 2003, 00:55

It comes from 3C1*1/6*4/6*4/6
SVP
Joined: 03 Feb 2003
Posts: 1607
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 87 [0], given: 0

you, smartass!
Senior Manager
Joined: 19 Jul 2006
Posts: 361
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

Re: PS: PROBABILITY13 [#permalink]  15 Dec 2006, 06:59
prashant wrote:

It comes from 3C1*1/6*4/6*4/6

Now, why isn't this 3C1*1/6*5/6*5/6?

only one 6 ....1/6
that means on other dice it should be other then 5 and 6 ..so 4/6
Re: PS: PROBABILITY13   [#permalink] 15 Dec 2006, 06:59
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
2 What is the probability of rolling two normal six-sided dice and getti 4 08 Dec 2014, 05:16
4 A gambler rolls 3 fair dice. What is the probability that tw 3 31 Jan 2012, 16:50
9 Two fair dices are rolled. Find the probability that the 13 16 Nov 2007, 09:55
6 fair dice are tossed. What is the probability that at 7 08 Oct 2007, 11:25
Two dice are rolled. What is the probability the sum will be 7 26 Jan 2006, 17:38
Display posts from previous: Sort by