tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-6387099638018127959.post2951519061941646553..comments2022-12-04T02:27:28.160-08:00Comments on Taking the Fun Out of Puzzles & Games: How to interpret probability problemsjoshjordanhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/14574896378764750526noreply@blogger.comBlogger1125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-6387099638018127959.post-64767654475889081832013-11-25T02:04:18.070-08:002013-11-25T02:04:18.070-08:00Well that's one way of looking at it I suppose...Well that's one way of looking at it I suppose. Another way (that doesn't require making unwarranted assumptions or imagining fictitious surveys) is that the person posing the puzzle is making a random statement about the gender of one of his/her children and the day of the week that child was born, which gives an answer of 1/2.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.com