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 George Herold Posts: 13 Registered: 9/8/08
Re: Ordinary dice with different numbers
Posted: Dec 29, 2010 4:03 PM

On Dec 29, 3:43 pm, James Dow Allen <jdallen2...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Here's a variant puzzle that might be fun if you've never seen it.
>
> Using two balanced six-sided dice, label the faces with
> positive integers to get the same probabilities for each
> sum 2 to 12 as with ordinary dice.
>
> (1,2,3,4,5,6), (1,2,3,4,5,6) works by definition.
> Is there another way?
>
> James Dow Allen

That look much easier. 0,1,2,3,4,5 and 2,3,4,5,6,7.
(Is there a less trivial solution?)

George H.

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