Posted by **avm** on Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 4:34pm.

In playing poker, the likelihood of being dealt a particular hand depends on the number of ways in which that hand could have been dealt from the 52-card deck. Find the number of ways each hand could be dealt.

One pair (two cards of one face value and three cards of different face values, non matching the pair)

Cards: seven (hearts) seven (spades) queen (diamonds) ten (clubs) three (diamonds)

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**jim**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 4:36pm
Answered below.

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**avm**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 5:37pm
its a different question

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**jim**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 5:53pm
Sorry, so it is.

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**jim**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 5:54pm
This one's a lot easier. :-)

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**jim**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 6:33pm
OK. I owe you an answer for that mistake, so try

13C4 * (4C1)^3 * 4C2 * 4

which also accords with Wikipedia's answer.

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**avm**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 6:52pm
thanks, where did u get the wikipedia answer

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**jim**, Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 7:17pm
Wikipedia. List_of_poker_hands

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