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In a single throw of three dice, find the probability of sett ing a total of 17 or 18.


Solution

  Throe dice are thrown .

  Then all possible outcomes be n(S)=63=216

Let E be the event ofgetting total of 17 or 18 

Then the favourable outcome are given as 

E = {(6,6,5), (6,5,6), (5,6.6),(6,6,6)}
Number of favourable outcomes. 

n(E)=4 

P(E)=n(E)n(S)=4216=154

p(E)=154

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