# Determine the birthplace of a class of college students.

A poll was taken to determine the birthplace of a class of college students. Below is a chart of the results.

a. What is the probability that a female student was born in Orlando?

b. What is the probability that a male student was born in Miami?

c. What is the probability that a student was born in Jacksonville?

Gender Number of students Location of birth

Male 10 Jacksonville

Female 16 Jacksonville

Male 5 Orlando

Female 12 Orlando

Male 7 Miami

Female 9 Miami

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Problem: A poll was taken to determine the birthplace of a class of college students. Below is a chart of the results.

a. What is the probability that a female student was born in Orlando?

b. What is the probability that a male student was born in ...

#### Solution Summary

The expert determines the birthplace of a class of college students. The probability of female and male students being born in different Florida cities are determined. The cities examined are Orlando, Miami and Jacksonville. Division is used to determine the probabilities. The solution shows the steps of the division.