# What is the probability that the numbers on the two dice are different?

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Total Number of combinations Probability
10 3 8.33%
11 2 5.56%
12 1 2.78%
Total 36 100%

## What is the probability of rolling two different numbers on two dice?

8 Answers. The probability of rolling a specific number twice in a row is indeed 1/36, because you have a 1/6 chance of getting that number on each of two rolls (1/6 x 1/6). The probability of rolling any number twice in a row is 1/6, because there are six ways to roll a specific number twice in a row (6 x 1/36).

## What is the probability of rolling two even numbers?

Probability of both even is 12×12=14. Given they are both even there are 3 possible even numbers: 2,4,6.

## What is the probability of rolling a 1 or a 5 on two dice?

Hence the probability that at least one shows a 1 or 5 is 1−(2/3)2=5/9.

## What is the formula for calculating probability?

How to calculate probability

1. Determine a single event with a single outcome.
2. Identify the total number of outcomes that can occur.
3. Divide the number of events by the number of possible outcomes.

## What is the probability of an even number on the 1st roll or a sum of 2?

Of these 36 possible combinations (add up all the ‘ways’), 18 of them will produce an even number. So the probability of getting an even number is 1 out of 2… 1/2… 50%.

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## What is the probability of getting a number greater than 3?

Calculate the probability of getting a number that is either even or greater than 3. So the probability that your roll is either going to be an even number OR a number greater than 3 is 1/2. 