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10. Ninety-eight percent of all babies survive delivery. However, 15 percent of all births involve Cesarean (C) sections, and when a C section is performed the baby survives 96 percent of the time. If a randomly chosen pregnant woman does not have a C section, what is the probability that her baby survives?


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The answer is 98.35%

Let's analyze the condition. Let A denote the event that the baby survives, B denote the event that ...

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