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Probability
A fair dice is being rolled. What is the probability that a six appears in at most n attempts?

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So the question is basically what's the probability of you rolling a 6 ?
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11252006  #3 
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or it might be n/6 (lol) but i think my first answer is better
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Well, i feel the answer is {11/(6^n)}

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isn't 11=0
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12022006  #6 
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and the probability is not 0
wa i right?
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12022006  #7 
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1 over 6
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that's what i said
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oh i just looked at the questiion and answered
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\\i know thats wrong how did u get that?
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