What Are Your Chances?
Name of Student: Mary Rose A. Dizon
My Math Puzzle was sent through Ma' am Molina' s blog because my account is still under approval.
A. PUZZLE NAME
* What are your Chances?
B. DESCRIPTION OF PUZZLE SOLUTION
* To solve the puzzle, state all the possible pair of outcomes when the two dice were rolled. Make a list of all the possibilities.
C. HOW THE SOLUTION WAS FOUND?
* From numbers 1-6, I stated all the the possible outcomes and the find the pairs whose sum is 7.
1-1 1-2 1-3 1-4 1-5 1-6
2-1 2-2 2-3 2-4 2-5 2-6
3-1 3-2 3-3 3-4 3-5 3-6
4-1 4-2 4-3 4-4 4-5 4-6
5-1 5-2 5-3 5-4 5-5 5-6
6-1 6-2 6-3 6-4 6-5 6-6
The underlined pairs have the sum of 7. This means that 6 out of 36 outcomes have the probability to get the sum of 7.
D. HOW INTERESTING AND CHALLENGING THE PUZZLE WAS
* This puzzle is easy, yet interesting. It only requires understanding and analization of the puzzle.
E. ADVICE FOR SOMEONE ELSE WORKING ON THE SAME PUZZLE
* Probability problems are easy because you can just list down the possible outcomes or results. It' s up for you to discover other available solutions for the said puzzle.
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