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What is the probability of selecting a male from a group of four males and eight females

I believe that this is a simple probability question but I do not know the answer please help
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Total number of male & female= 12
 
Probability of a male = number of males / total no of male & female
                               =4/12 
                               =1/3
P = 4/(4 + 8) = 4/12 = 1/3 ≅ 33.3%