Question

Four dice are rolled. The number of possible outcomes in which least one die shows 2 is

Solution

Correct option is

671

The total number of possible outcomes is 64. The number of possibleoutcomes in which 2 does not appear on any die is 54. Therefore, the number of possible outcomes in which at least one die shows a 2 is 64 – 54 = 1296 – 625 = 671.  

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