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June 03, 2014
Math Logic Puzzle: Probability

You have 3 bags, and each bag has two jellybeans. Bag X contains 2 peach jellybeans, Bag Y contains 2 broccoli jellybeans, and Bag Z contains 1 peach jellybean and 1 broccoli jellybean. You pick a bag and take out one jellybean. It is a broccoli jellybean! What is the probability that the remaining jellybean from the same bag is also broccoli-flavored? Answer: 2/3.

 
 

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