number of sixes --------------- . number of tossesOn the computer I toss two dice 1000 times. On the graph below, I plot the relative frequency of "sum of 6" against the number of experiments.
Note that there is a lot of variation in the relative frequencies for a few experiments. As I toss the dice more times, the relative frequencies appear to settle down. I would guess from the graph that the true probability that I get a sum equal to 6 is just under .15. In fact, the actual probability is equal to .139.
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