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    Probability help please

    Hi,Can anyone help me with this one please...If something occurs 14% of the time, what is the probability of it occurring 4 times in a row. E.g if I rolled a dice 100 times and number 1 came out 14 times, what would be the probability of me rolling number 1 four times in a row.If someone can tell me the Answer and how to work it out I'd really appreciate itThanks
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    Re: Probability help please

    Assuming that these are independent, that is that the probability that it happens the second time does not depend upon it happening the first time, then the probability of A and B happening is prob(A) times the probability of B.
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    Re: Probability help please

    Thanks but I don't understand what you mean. Sorry if I'm being dense but can you explain it in a different way.
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