A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

if you draw one card from a standard deck, what is the probability that you draw a king or a queen? @CollateralDamage

  • This Question is Closed
  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Well in a deck there are 52 cards, 4 kings, and 4 queens correct? So for now we have 8/52. Now simplify.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Is there any way to simplify 8/52?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    by 2

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Ok so if you simplify by two you now have 2/26, could you simplify further?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    SOrry i mean 4/26

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    I believe you can but by what number?

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    8/52 can be simplified by 4 which give you 2/13. So there's your answer.

  8. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.