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Probability: eight-sided die

An eight-sided die, numbered 1-8, is rolled. Find the probability that the roll results in an even number or a number greater than six

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The possible outcomes when you roll an eight sided die are the numbers 1 through 8. These are sometimes called the "simple events". Each of these simple events is equally likely. That means the probability of each of the eight possible simple ...

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This solution shows how to calculate the desired probability when rolling an 8 sided die, numbered 1-8.