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A poker hand consists of 5 cards dealt at random without replacement from a standard deck of 52 cards of which 26 are red and the rest black. A poker hand is dealt. Find the chance that the hand contains three red cards and two black cards.
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Jack1
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number of ways to get 3 red cards = 2600
number of ways to get 2 black cards = 325
Total number of ways you could get 3 red and 2 black = 845,000
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total number of possiblities in 5 card poker = 2,598,960
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so answer = 845000/2598960
so around 32.5% chance
KABRIC
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thx great help
dinakar
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32.5%went wrong pls post crct ans plss
Jack1
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... 32.51 % is exactly right
dinakar
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but it went wrong to me .i thnk i should enter the % sign ?
dinakar
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plsss help me out
Jack1
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... if you dont want it as a percentage, type in 0.3251
dinakar
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hmmm k i will try
dinakar
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thanks it was crct
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cool