A dice is thrown, what is the probability of getting an odd number?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 11 months ago

A dice is thrown, what is the probability of getting an odd number?
 
(a) 1/8
 
(b) 1/6
 
(c) 1/2
 
(d) 1/4
 
I got this question in examination.
 
My query is from Random Variables and its Probability Distributions in chapter Probability of Mathematics – Class 12
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Editor">Editor Staff answered 11 months ago

Correct choice is (c) 1/2
 
To explain I would say: Possible outcomes when a dice is thrown = {1,2,3,4,5,6}
numberofoddnumbers
numberofpossibleoutcomes
=
3
6
=
1
2