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Old 10-06-2016, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by x-ray vision View Post
Right. But how the choice is made to remove a 6 affects the answer to the question being asked. Is it decided by taking one randomly from one of the 11 pairs, or by taking one randomly from the 12 dice showing a 6?
At the point the 6 is removed, there are only two dice, and they've already been rolled. At that point, if there's any choice left about which 6 to remove, it doesn't matter which it is—either way, the remaining die will show a 6.

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