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The Three Indistinguishable Dice Puzzle

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nihihexab

Nihihexab

Can you find a way to squeeze two dice out of three?\r
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SOLUTION VIDEO: \r
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Problem suggested to me by Lucas Garron. Thanks to extra work done by Josh Laison, Jan Van Lent and Tarim (which convinced me it would work as a puzzle).\r
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CORRECTIONS:\r
- Actually, more of a clarification. In the first bit I was using a remainder of 0 as 6, according to the convention that n = 0, mod n. But I forgot to mention it explicitly. Sorry! First noticed by DeadLink.\r
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Music by Howard Carter\r
Design by Simon Wright\r
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MATT PARKER: Stand-up Mathematician\r
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