Sunday
March 29, 2015

Homework Help: Math

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.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Math - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 ...
math 157 - three cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52...
math - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 ...
Math - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 ...
Math/ Probability - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary ...
probability/math - Three cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary ...
math - 2 cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 playing...
math - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 ...
Math check answer - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary ...
Math check answer - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary ...

Members