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Win or Lose?

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Dice & Spinners Interactive


Here you can simulate throwing a dice and spinning a spinner.

To throw a dice, click on 'Dice' then click 'Play'.
You can have more than one dice by clicking 'Dice' again.

To use a spinner, first choose how many numbers it will have by clicking on the + and - signs.
Then click on the spinner to select it.
Again, you can have more than one spinner.
Click 'Play' to spin the spinner/s.

Once you have selected a spinner, you can edit the numbers, for example you may want to include a zero. Click 'Edit' and enter your chosen numbers in the boxes.

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