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Sun January 06, 2013 By: Akhil Mohan
 

EACH OF THE 2 PERSONS MAKES A SINGLE THROW WITH A PAIR OF UNBIASED DICE.WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT 2 THROWS ARE EQUAL. PLZ HELP IM STUCK......

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Sun January 06, 2013
as outcome of second will be what was the outcome of first so,first can have any out of the 36 choices(two dice)but second will have only one choice,so probability such that outcome of two will be same=(36/36)*(1/36)=1/36
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