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Old 10-06-2016, 12:10 PM
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Originally Posted by chrisk View Post
I would say that the wording is not only distracting, it's ambiguous. We have no idea whether there was intention or not in removing the 6, so we can't tell if it changes the odds or how.
I suppose you could interpret it to mean "A die is removed, and that die happens to be a 6," in which case the answer would be 1/6. But the more natural (IMHO) interpretation is that it's part of the setup that a 6 specifically be removed.