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Posted by **Anonymous** on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 5:29pm.

I am questioning myself because this seems too easy. The answer would be D, right?

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 6:20pmIf the chances are equally likely, then the outcome of two children would be one boy and one girl, correct?

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 6:48pmI am supposed to figure out the probabilities of each statement...does anyone know how to do that?

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**Rain**, Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 6:56pmIn the question you are dealing with a 1/2 probability rate, so in

a-it wouls be 2 of the 1/2 rates which is 25%

b-it would be the same b/c its still two 1/2 senerios, so 25% again

c-same thing 25%

d-this is a 75% chance b/c the secod child is still an unknown factor and could be either a girl or boy

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 7:00pmThank you so much. I understood there was a 50% chance of a boy and a 50% chance of a girl, I just didn't know how to equate the probabilities.

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