Question #54553

What is the probability of three daughters to a couple in three children and how?
(1) 1/4
(2) 1/8
(3) 1/16
(4) 3/8

Expert's answer

The probability of daughter in each separate case is 1/2 because the probabilities of boy and girl are equal.

Thus, the probability of three daughters is a product of probabilities of daughter in each case:

1/2 *1/2 *1/2 = 1/8

Thus, the probability of three daughters is a product of probabilities of daughter in each case:

1/2 *1/2 *1/2 = 1/8

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