Two dice are thrown together. The Probability of getting the same number on both dice is

(A) 1/2 

(B) 1/3

(C) 1/6   

(D) 1/12  

This question is simlar to Question 8 - Past Year MCQ - Chapter 15 Class 10 Probability

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  1. Chapter 15 Class 10 Probability (Term 1)
  2. Serial order wise

Transcript

Question 11 Two dice are thrown together. The Probability of getting the same number on both dice is (A) 1/2 (B) 1/3 (C) 1/6 (D) 1/12 When two dice are thrown Total outcomes = 36 Number of outcomes with same number on both dice = 6 Thus, P(getting same number both dice) = (๐‘๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘œ๐‘ข๐‘ก๐‘๐‘œ๐‘š๐‘’๐‘  ๐‘ค๐‘–๐‘กโ„Ž ๐‘ ๐‘Ž๐‘š๐‘’ ๐‘›๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘œ๐‘› ๐‘๐‘œ๐‘กโ„Ž ๐‘‘๐‘–๐‘๐‘’)/(๐‘‡๐‘œ๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘™ ๐‘œ๐‘ข๐‘ก๐‘๐‘œ๐‘š๐‘’๐‘ ) = 6/36 = ๐Ÿ/๐Ÿ” So, the correct answer is (C)

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