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A couple is having 6 children-5girls & 1boy. What is probability of having a girl next time?

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Sudeeptvd

Please explain this answer with steps.

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Amrutha

1/2

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Sneha

Male × Female

XY × XX

```
GAMETE X Y / X
F1 generation XX XY
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Hence, the probability of having a girl or boy next time is 1/2. If the parents have 5 girls earlier that doesn't affect the ratio ( I mean , that the baby to be a girl has more chance, ie, is not true )

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