Total on dice, Pairs of dice, Probability. 2, 1+1, 1/36 = 3%. 3, 1+2, 2+1, 2/36 = 6%. 4, 1+3, 2+2, 3+1, 3/36 = 8%. 5, 1+4, 2+3, 3+2, 4+1, 4/36 = 11%. 6, 1+5.
Rolling Dice, a selection of answers from the Dr. Math archives. Probability of Two Dice Summing to 5: If a person rolls two dice, what is the probability of.
Since TFT uses dice exclusively (as does GURPS), these tables do not include any other possibilities. The first Roll, 1 die, 2 dice, 3 dice, 4 dice, 5 dice.
The easiest way to see what the probabilities is to write out the possible totals. Western dice are normally right-handed, and Chinese dice are normally left-handed. That will be a sigma-algebra and avoids 5 on a dice
. If several dice of the same type are to be rolled, this is indicated by a leading number specifying the number of dice. But the real world, or even a simulated real world, never matches completely with calculated probability. People occasionally point out to me that the singular of 'dice' is 'die'.