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  1. It’s bad enough when Myriah has to do the dishes. But Myriah really hates doing the dishes several days in a row! Myriah and her mom have agreed to roll two dice. When the sum of the dice is 6 or less, Myriah has to do the dishes. If the sum is 7 or more, one of her parents does the dishes. Myriah wants to know how many times in the next two months she will end up doing the dishes 3 or more days in a row. 11-41 HW eTool (CPM). Homework Help ✎

    1. Run a simulation of rolling the two dice and record the sum of each roll to simulate the 60 days (2 months).

    2. How often can Myriah expect to have to do the dishes 3 or more days in a row during two months?

See problem 11-18.

Answers will vary, but should be ≈ 7-8 days.

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