On a table there are two bags. The first contains one white marble. The second bag contains one red and one white marble. Blindfolded, Billy takes one marble out of the second bag and puts it in the first bag. He then takes off his blindfold and takes a marble out of bag one. It is a white marble.

What is the probability that the other marble in the first bag is also a white marble?

Dutch National Science Quiz 12/24/2004