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Two Unbiased Dice Are Thrown. Find the Probability that the Total of the Numbers on the Dice is Greater than 10. - Mathematics

Two unbiased dice are thrown. Find the probability that the total of the numbers on the dice
is greater than 10.

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Solution

When a pair of dice are thrown, then total no. of possible outcomes = 6 × 6 = 36

let E ⟶ event of getting sum on dice greater than 10

then no of favourable outcomes = 3 {(5, 6) (6, 5) (6, 6)}

we know that, P(E) =`"No.of favorable outcomes"/"Total no.of possible outcomes"`

i.e., P(E) =6/36 =1/6

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RD Sharma Class 10 Maths
Chapter 16 Probability
Exercise 16.1 | Q 5 | Page 20
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