# countsuccess

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## countsuccess() Function

Generates random numbers to emulate dice rolls; returns the count of dice rolls that are above a certain target number.

### Usage

`countsuccess(times, sides, target)`
`success(times, sides, target)`

Parameters

• `times` - The number of times to roll the dice.
• `sides` - The number of sides the dice possess.
• `target` - The number that a dice needs to be equal to or higher to be considered a success.

### Examples

Roll twenty ten-sided dice, and return the number that are above five.
`[t: countsuccess(20, 10, 5)]`

Returns a number that is between `0` and `20`, which is the number of dice that rolled higher than `5`.

Roll twelve six-sided dice, and return the number that are above three, using variables.

```[h: DiceTimes = 12]
[h: DiceSides = 6]
[h: DiceSuccess = 3]
[t: countsuccess(DiceTimes, DiceSides, DiceSuccess)]```
Returns a number than is between `0` and `12`, which is the number of dice that rolled higher than `3`.