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# If you throw 3 coins one with x on 1 side and y on other x on one side and z on other other with y on 1 side and z on other what is theoretical prob of getting 2 that match I don't understand?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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3 out of 4. 8 possiableaties------------------ coins 1--- 2--- 3--- 4--- 5--- 6--- 7--- 8 x y--- x--- x--- x--- x--- y--- y---- y--- y x z--- x--- x--- z--- z--- x--- x----z--- z y z--- y----z---y--- z--- y--- z----y-----z There are 8 possiabilities for the three coins to land, you count the matches, there 6 out of 8 that match.

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Q: If you throw 3 coins one with x on 1 side and y on other x on one side and z on other other with y on 1 side and z on other what is theoretical prob of getting 2 that match I don't understand?
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