Thursday

July 24, 2014

July 24, 2014

Posted by **Bri** on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:13pm.

"Find the number of 5-card hands that contain the cards specified."

1. five red cards

2. five cards, none are number cards

3. five cards of the same suit

- Algebra -
**Reiny**, Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:21pm1. there are 13 red cards, you want 5 of those

number of hands with 5 red = C(13,5) = 1287

2. there are 16 non-number cards ,

number of 5 card hands from that is

C(16,5)

= 4368

3. could be 4 different suits, in #1 we did the reds

so in this case it would be 4xC(13,5) = 4(1287) = 5148

**Related Questions**

permutation and combination - The game of euchre uses only the 9s, 10s, jacks, ...

Math - Need help on how to solve this problem.. Five cards are chosen from a ...

math - find the number of possible 5 card hands that contain the cards ...

College Math - A card is selected from a standard deck of 52 playing cards. A ...

Algebra - How many hands of 5 cards can be made from a standard deck of cards ...

Math - A standard deck of cards is made up of four suits with 13 cards in each ...

statistics - The red face cards and the black cards numbered 2-9 are put into a ...

Finite Math - A "hand" consists of a set of 5 cards selected from an ordinary ...

Math - Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 ...

Math - Five red cards numbered 1,2,3,4,5 and two black cards both numbered 5 are...