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Old 09-21-2017, 10:06 AM   #10
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Default Re: Math Gurus - Help with Probability

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Originally Posted by Anthony View Post
If you want to play around, here's an anydice. If you want to try adding dice up, change the output statement to something like "output 2d[ dexplode d6 ]"
Yep, that's the way to do it.

For the record, the infinite series is actually very managable: in every case it boils down to SUM(6^ni) where n is the number of dice and i goes from 1 to infinity. And that's the best known infinite series there is. And then you have another number in front I didn't figure out the pattern for, and you possibly have to cut out a few middle terms.

So yeah, use any dice.
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