Find the odds of the outcome if an eight-sided dice is rolled: a prime number.
We will assume that the 8-sided die has the numbers :
1 2 3 4 5 6 7...
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The odds of the outcome if an 8 sided dice is rolled.
The odds of the outcome if you roll a dice of 8 sides each with a number 1 to 8 are : One of the 8 faces coming up.
The odds in favour of a prime is 5 out of 8 , the primes are (1,2,3,5,and7).
So the probability of the odds in favour of prime is 5/8 in a rolling