Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 20 Dec 2014, 04:16

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

What's the probability that three generation of first born

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 26 Aug 2003
Posts: 233
Location: United States
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

What's the probability that three generation of first born [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2003, 12:14
What's the probability that three generation of first born have the same date of birth? (discard the fact that there are any leap years)
CEO
CEO
avatar
Joined: 15 Aug 2003
Posts: 3470
Followers: 61

Kudos [?]: 682 [0], given: 781

Re: Interesting Probability [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2003, 14:32
wonder_gmat wrote:
What's the probability that three generation of first born have the same date of birth? (discard the fact that there are any leap years)


The first can be born on any day out of 365 days.
The second has 1/365 chance that he'll be born on the same day
Again, the third has 1/365 chance that he'll born on the same day.


1*1/365 * 1/365
GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
avatar
Joined: 15 Dec 2003
Posts: 4315
Followers: 24

Kudos [?]: 189 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 22 Dec 2003, 17:09
Very good approach Praeth, you seem to nail every single question. When are you taking the exam by the way?
  [#permalink] 22 Dec 2003, 17:09
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
6 What is the probability for a family with three children to petrifiedbutstanding 6 06 Feb 2011, 01:20
What is the probability of bearing two boys from four born Vlad77 6 06 Aug 2007, 09:19
What's teh probability that it rains three consecutive days sharadGmat 7 05 Jul 2006, 14:05
What is the probability for a family with three children to gmatacer 6 17 Apr 2006, 05:45
What is the probability that a three digit number greater ps_dahiya 10 02 Jan 2006, 06:16
Display posts from previous: Sort by

What's the probability that three generation of first born

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.