Dice and Valentine's Day Symmetries (Math Chat)
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|Frank Morgan; Christian Science Monitor|
|A dice challenge from S. H. Logue: The six faces of four dice have these numbers on them: A 1 1 5 5 5 5 B 4 4 4 4 4 4 C 3 3 3 3 7 7 D 2 2 2 6 6 6. You and your opponent each choose one die to use throughout the game. Each round you both roll, and the high number wins. Which is the best die to have?|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Problems/Puzzles, Articles|
|Math Topics:||Symmetry/Tessellations, Probability|
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