At a hospital, 56 percent of the babies born are boys. Of the baby girls born, 12 percent are premature. What is the probability of a premature baby girl being born at this hospital? Round to the nearest percent.

Guest Apr 4, 2020

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If there is a 56% chance of being a boy, then there is a 44% chance of being a girl. Out of those girls, 12% of them hav a chance to be premature. So 44% times 12%=5.28%. That rounded to the nearest whole number is

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MooMooooMooM Apr 4, 2020