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hollypooh9
 3 years ago
Ron Draws 16 cards from a standard deck of 52. The deck is made up of equal numbers of four suits  clubs, diamondsm hearts and spades. How many of the cards drawn can Ron expect to be spades?
hollypooh9
 3 years ago
Ron Draws 16 cards from a standard deck of 52. The deck is made up of equal numbers of four suits  clubs, diamondsm hearts and spades. How many of the cards drawn can Ron expect to be spades?

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amcdowns
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let's thinkHow many different suits are there? Counting, there should be four. So if we divide 52/4, we get 13, the standard number of each card for a deck. So we can justify that 16/4 would show us the spades, which is...?

kropot72
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is best solved by drawing a probability tree showing all the possible outcomes for each of the 16 draws.
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