# Consider a two-way table that summarizes age and ice cream preference. Of the children, 7 prefer vanilla, 12 prefer chocolate, and 3 prefer butter pecan. Of the adults, 10 prefer vanilla, 31 prefer chocolate, and 8 prefer butter pecan. What is the joint probability that a randomly selected person is a child who prefers chocolate?

The probability that a randomly selected person is a child who prefers chocolate is $\frac{12}{71}$