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  1. Probabilities of something occuring in sequence multiply together, they don't add. We could calculate the probability where we don't eat 2 poisonous or where we do. I chose to calculate where we do. For the first bowl. We only care if you eat 2 poisonous apples. The probability the first apple eaten is poisonous is 3/5. Assuming you ate a poisonous apple because that is the only scenario we care about, the probability the second apple is poisonous is 2/4. This is the only scenario eating from this bowl that we die. Multiply this together (3/5 * 2/4) and the chance of dying is
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