Craps (Dice) Combinations & Probabilities


Craps

In the Game of Craps the probability of dice combinations determine the odds of the payout. The following chart below shows the dice combinations needed to roll each number. The 2 and 12 are the hardest to roll since only one combination of dice is possible to roll.

The game of craps is built around the dice roll of 7, since it is the most easily rolled dice combination. Click for information on history, how to play, terminology, table layout and nicknames for craps numbers.

Dice Combinations & Probabilities

Two Dice Total Combination # of Combinations Odds
2 1+1 1 1 in 36
3 2+1, 1+2 2 2 in 36
4 3+1, 2+2, 1+3 3 3 in 36
5 4+1, 3+2, 2+3, 1+4 4 4 in 36
6 5+1, 4+2, 3+3, 2+4, 1+5 5 5 in 36
7 6+1, 5+2, 4+3, 3+4, 2+5, 1+6 6 6 in 36
8 6+2, 5+3, 4+4, 3+5, 2+6 5 5 in 36
9 6+3, 5+4, 4+5, 3+6 4 4 in 36
10 6+4, 5+5, 4+6 3 3 in 36
11 6+5, 5+6 2 2 in 36
12 6+6 1 1 in 36

Craps Resources

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