# Why is 7 the most common dice roll?

## Why is 7 the most common dice roll?

7 is the most common/likely total to result from the throw of two dice, because there are 6 ways to obtain a total of 7 – (1,6), (2,5), (3,4), (4,3), (5,2), (6,1) – which is larger than the number of ways of obtaining any other given total.

## What is a 8 sided dice called?

8 Sided Dice (D8)

## Why is 1 and 4 red on a dice?

The original chinese dice are small dice with the 2,3,5,6 black-colored, the 4 red colored, and the 1 either large and red-colored, or just an impression without color. Thus, the Emperor decreed that in all future the 'four' on dice should be colored red and so it came to be.

## What is the rarest dice?

The world's most expensive dice. An incredibly valuable Roman glass gaming die was sold in 2003 at auction by the famous Christie's auction house for $17,925. Deep blue-green in color, the large twenty-sided die is incised with a distinct symbol on each of its faces.