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Four balls (Posted on 2017-05-19) Difficulty: 2 of 5
There are four balls in a hat: a blue one, a white one, and two red ones. Now I draw simultaneously two balls, look at them, and announce that at least one of them is red.

What is the chance that the other is red as well?

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Solution Solution | Comment 6 of 22 |
Provided that your statement is truthful, there are five combinations where a red ball is drawn, but only one of these five combinations include two red balls.

Thus the probability is 1 in 5, or 20%.

  Posted by hoodat on 2017-05-19 23:10:27
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