Share
Explore BrainMass

Probability

If a couple were planning to have three children, the sample space summarizing the gender outcomes would be: bbb,bbg,bgb,bgg,gbb,gbg,ggb,ggg:

1. Construct a similar sample space for the possible gender outcomes (using b for boy a g for girl) of two children?

2. Assuming that the outcomes listed in part 1 were equally likely, find the probability of getting two boy children?

3. Find the probability of getting exactly one boy child and one girl child?

Solution Summary

This solution is comprised of detailed step-by-step calculation and analysis of the given problem related to Probability and provides students with a clear perspective of the underlying concept.

$2.19