Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Section 8.5 - Counting and Introduction to Probability - Exercise Set: 18

Answer

$\frac{5}{6}$

Work Step by Step

There are 6 possible outcomes of tossing a single die: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. The numbers less than 6:, 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, represent 5 of the 6 possible outcomes, so the probability is 5 out of 6.
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