# What is the probability of getting a sum of 5 when a pair of dice is rolled?

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Total Number of combinations Probability
3 2 5.56%
4 3 8.33%
5 4 11.11%
6 5 13.89%

## What is the probability of getting a 5 when a die is rolled?

Two (6-sided) dice roll probability table

Roll a… Probability
2 1/36 (2.778%)
3 2/36 (5.556%)
4 3/36 (8.333%)
5 4/36 (11.111%)

## How many ways can get sum of 5 when you roll two dice at the same time?

We can get a sum of 5 in two different combinations also: (1,4) and (2,3).

## When rolling two dice What is the probability of rolling a sum of 5 given at least one die shows a 1?

The Event that the some of dots is five and one of the die shows “one”. Out of those 11 possibilities, two sum to 5 ([1,4] and [4,1]), so the probability is 2/11.

## What is the probability of getting the sum of 5?

The probability that you will get a 5 is one out of six or 1/6.

## What is the probability of rolling 2 dice and getting a sum of 5?

Probabilities for the two dice

Total Number of combinations Probability
4 3 8.33%
5 4 11.11%
6 5 13.89%
7 6 16.67%
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## What is the probability of rolling a sum of 5 with four dice?

The only way to get a sum of 5 is to get three 1’s and one 2. So there are 4 ways to get that 2 with the other three 1’s, and a sum of 5. There are 6 ways each die can land so there are 6^4 or1296 ways for the dice to land. So the probability is 5/1296.

## What is the probability of getting a sum of 20 when tossing 2 dice? 