I happened to come across these two probability questions in a library book.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

1) Suppose that you roll 5 six-sided dice at the same time. What is the probability of getting

a sum of 20?

2) Suppose that you roll a six-sided die 5 times. What is the probability of getting a sum of

20 on the 5 rolls?

What is the difference between these two problems?

What methods are used to solve them?

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# What is the difference between these two probability problems?

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