# Finding the Probability of Occurrence

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

Answer the following problem showing your work and explaining (or analyzing) your results

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Solution:

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

= Total female born in Orlando ...

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