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Two six-sided dice each have faces representing numbers from 2-7. When these dice are both rolled at the same time, what is the probability of the sum of the two (n) satisfying the equation -2n+19>6?

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    $\begingroup$ Give it a shot and we'll help you along. Show us what you've tried. $\endgroup$ – NicNic8 Jun 9 at 20:24
  • $\begingroup$ I solved for n. n<6.5 so that gives us these possibilities for the dice rolls: a roll of 2 in combo with 3 or 4 (for the second die), 3 with 2 or 3, or 4 with 2. Those are the only combinations which give us a sum less than 6.5. I think the probability of rolling these combos is 1/6, but I'm not sure if there is another step involved in solving for all the different rolls or not...? The answer choices are: 1:6, 1:4, 1:2, 3:4 or 5:6 $\endgroup$ – Looney Jun 9 at 20:51
  • $\begingroup$ I realized I also forgot the combo of 2 rolled with another 2! $\endgroup$ – Looney Jun 9 at 21:51

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