# Your question: When you roll a fair dice What is the probability that you obtain a number less than 3?

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Assuming you mean a standard fair 6-sided die… The probability of rolling a number less than 3 (so, 1 or 2) is 2 out of 6, or 1/3. The odds are 4 to 2 against, or 2 to 1 against.

## When a fair die is thrown what is the probability of getting a number less than 3?

There are 6 total possible results, so the probability of rolling a number less than 3 is 26 or 13 or 0.3333 .

## When you roll a fair dice What is the probability that you obtain a number less than 5?

The probability of rolling a number less than 5 but not equal or greater than 5 is 4/6. Step-by-step explanation: A die has 6 sides and only has 4 numbers less than 5, these are 1, 2, 3, and 4.

## What is the probability that a number less than 3 is obtained?

Probability of rolling a certain number or less with one die

Roll a…or less Probability
1 1/6 (16.667%)
2 2/6 (33.333%)
3 3/6 (50.000%)
4 4/6 (66.667%)

## Is the probability of winning a game is 0.07 What is the probability of losing it?

Probability of Losing game =.

## What is 3 less than a number?

A number is equal to the sum of twice the number and negative three. Look Out: be very careful with “less than.” Three less than a number is translated as “x – 3.” The reverse of that, “3 – x,” would be a number less than 3.

## What is the probability of rolling 5 or 6 on a single throw?

So, the chances of throwing either a 5 or a 6 on any given roll is 9/36, or 1 in 4.

## What is the probability of rolling a fair die and not getting an outcome less than 22?

The probability is 56 . See explanation.

## What is the probability that the number is 3 or 9?

Answer: What is the probability of 3 and 9? There is a 25.00 percent probability of a particular outcome and 75.00 percent probability of another outcome.

## What is the probability of getting at most the difference of 3?

1/6 chance for each side, 1/36 to roll any one of those combinations. Multiply that chance by 3, for the 3 combinations we can roll to give us a difference of 3, and we get 3/36, or an 8.