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An Experiment Consists of Boy-girl Composition of Families with 2 Children. (Ii) What is the Sample Space If We Are Interested in the Number of Boys in a Family? - Mathematics

An experiment consists of boy-girl composition of families with 2 children. 

What is the sample space if we are interested in the number of boys in a family?

 
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Solution

 Since the maximum number of children in each family is two, a family can either have two boys or one boy or no boy.
       Hence, the required sample space is given by
       S = {0, 1, 2}

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RD Sharma Class 11 Mathematics Textbook
Chapter 33 Probability
Exercise 33.1 | Q 18.2 | Page 7
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