In fact this could be looked at in two different ways. If the dice were all different colours then there would be a great many more answers than if all three dice were the same and the order didn’t matter. For example the dice could be rolled as a 6, a 5 and a 1. With three similar dice this would be the same as 1, 5 and 6 or 5, 6 and 1.
if the colours were different it could be recorded as
red: 6 blue: 5 and green 1
red 5, blue 6 green 1 etc
I would recommend with young children to keep to three similar dice as there are, in fact, very few answers. See the answer page for this.
Look for logical thinking and a well organised way of displaying results.
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