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# A Bit of a Dicey Problem

Perhaps start with small numbers like the tetrahedral dice.

Here we read the number that's on three faces that touch the table - in this case $1$ and $2$.

If you do not have any then they can be made from this net.

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Perhaps start with small numbers like the tetrahedral dice.

Here we read the number that's on three faces that touch the table - in this case $1$ and $2$.

If you do not have any then they can be made from this net.

Then you can move onto the $6$ sided and the $10$ sided.

Roll two red dice and a green dice. Add the two numbers on the red dice and take away the number on the green. What are all the different possible answers?

Bipin is in a game show and he has picked a red ball out of 10 balls. He wins a large sum of money, but can you use the information to decided what he should do next?

Mrs. Smith had emptied packets of chocolate-covered mice, plastic frogs and gummi-worms into a cauldron for treats. What treat is Trixie most likely to pick out?