# Thread: needs help wi a probability question

1. ## needs help wi a probability question

if i throw N cubes, what is the probability that exactly 5 of the numbers: 1,2,3,4,5,6 will appear ??

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thanks

2. Hello, tukilala!

if I throw N cubes, what is the probability
that exactly 5 of the numbers: 1,2,3,4,5,6 will appear?
The problem is not clear . . .

What do you mean by "exactly five of the numbers"?

Do you mean, for example, that only 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 appear (and the 6 does not)?

Do you mean a "five of a kind" (a Yahtzee)?