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**amysteriousman** As I said in the previous thread, I just need help understanding these and how to solve them. Thank you.

3.) A "special" die consisting of one spot on two sides, two spots on two sides, and three spots on two sides is tossed with a "regular" die of six sides. Find the probability that .... (hint: create an addition chart)

a. the sum of the dice is four

b. neither die is a three

c. the same number appears on each die

4.) Place an "E" beside the event if it best represents "E"mpirical probability or an "M" beside the event if it best represents "M"athematical probability.

a. predicting the weather

b. in a 7-card hand, predicting the probability of getting no aces.

c. predicting the chance of being in a car accident.

d. predicting the chance of winning the lottery

e. predicting the probability of tossing a seven with two "loaded" dice

f. predicting the chance of at least 2 people in a group having their birthdays on the same day of the year.