Riddle #802

Question: Little Johnny is walking home. He has \$300 he has to bring home to his mom. While he is walking a man stops him and gives him a chance to double his money. The man says "I'll give you \$600 if you can roll 1 die and get a 4 or above, you can roll 2 dice and get a 5 or 6 on at least one of them, or you can roll 3 dice and get a 6 on at least on die. If you don't I get your \$300."

What does Johnny do to have the best chance of getting home with the money?

Riddle Discussion

By: Ronnietee777 on 4/1/16

Don't take the chance on losing the game

By: twicedouble on 27/12/14

Incidentally, if he wins the bet he'll be tripling his money, not doubling it. The man says he'll give him \$600. \$300 + \$600 = \$900.

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