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What is the probability of getting a sum 9 from two throws of a dice?
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Possible outcomes of two dice = 6x6 = 36 Outcomes

To get 9, the dice must be either (5,4), (4,5), (3,6), or (6,3) therefore 4 possible combinations.

Probability of total 9 = 4/36 = 1/9 = 0.11 = 11%
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