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# A 1-6 number cube is rolled what is the probability that the number rolled is a two or a five?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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If it is rolled only once, then the probability is 1/3.

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Q: A 1-6 number cube is rolled what is the probability that the number rolled is a two or a five?
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