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    Need help with a Statisics problem...

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    Okay all you smart people. DH has this question that he cannot figure out.

    The professor told him there are 16 answers:

    Show all the possible outcomes if a couple is planning on having 4 children.

    This is what he has so far...

    BBBB
    GGGG
    BGBG
    GBGB
    BBBG
    BBGG
    BGGG
    GGGB
    GGBB
    GBBB


    That is only 10...what is he missing?????
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    GBGG
    BGBB
    BBGB
    GGBG

    ??
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    BBGB
    BGBB
    GGBG
    GBGG

    hummm i dunno what the last two are
    if you can find a path with no obstacles, then it probably doesn't lead anywhere....


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    Quote Originally Posted by decks89 View Post
    Okay all you smart people. DH has this question that he cannot figure out.

    The professor told him there are 16 answers:

    Show all the possible outcomes if a couple is planning on having 4 children.

    This is what he has so far...

    BBBB
    GGGG
    BGBG
    GBGB
    BBBG
    BBGG
    BGGG
    GGGB
    GGBB
    GBBB


    That is only 10...what is he missing?????
    wow...uhhh lol * away for some DEEP thinking*
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    BBBB
    BBBG
    BBGG
    BGGG
    BBGB
    BGBG
    GGGG
    GGGB
    GGBB
    GBBB
    GBGB
    BGBG
    GBBG
    BGGB
    GGBG

    That's only 15.
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    GBBG
    BGGB

    got it!
    if you can find a path with no obstacles, then it probably doesn't lead anywhere....


    i love me some RED HOT!!

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    We got it!



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    BBBB
    GGGG
    BGBG
    GBGB
    BBBG
    BBGG
    BGGG
    GGGB
    GGBB
    GBBB
    BBGB
    BGBB
    GGBG
    GBGG
    GBBG
    BGGB
    if you can find a path with no obstacles, then it probably doesn't lead anywhere....


    i love me some RED HOT!!

    vice president of ILLCARDC
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    that's all 16. go us!!
    if you can find a path with no obstacles, then it probably doesn't lead anywhere....


    i love me some RED HOT!!

    vice president of ILLCARDC
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    Decks, I TOLD your DH the answer last night (brown chicken brown cow)



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