# Algebra, Need help with last part.Thank you

A single card is selected from an ordinary deck of cards. The sample space is shown in the figure below. Find the probabilities. (Enter the probabilities as fractions.)

P (two of hearts0 I got 1/52 correct
P ( two)I got 4/52 correct
P (heart)I am not sure.

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1. you are correct on the first two. The last should also be no sweat.

There is only 1 2-hearts in the deck of 52

There are 4 twos in the deck.

So, how many hearts are there?

Also, just as advice, usually you will need to reduce your fractions for your final answers. 4/52 = 1/13

So, revisiting #2 and #3, there are 13 different numeric values, so getting a two has a 1/13 chance.

So, how many suits are there? Each is equally likely.

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posted by Steve

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