A die is tossed until the face 6 turns up on a toss. The variable X
equals the toss upon which the face 6 first appears. What are the
possible values that X may assume? Is X discrete or continuous?

Carlos Rodriguez <carlos@math.albany.edu>
This problem was contributed by a student in Elementary Statistics. It is offered as it is with no warranty of any kind
Last modified: Wed May 13 12:29:11 EDT 1998