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If you roll a 7 and a 1, for example, the number rolled is 71. Two 0s represent 100. When you need to roll dice, the rules tell you how many dice to roll of a certain type, as well as what modifiers to add. For example, “3d8 + 5” means you roll three eight-sided dice, add them together, and add 5 to the total