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Posted by B.B. on Monday, August 3, 2009 at 8:03am.

Three cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. What is the probability that the second and third cards are spades if the first card was not a spade?
Answer: 36/52 18/26 9/13= 69%.
Is this right? Thanks for the help.

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