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IF YOU ARE DEALT 5 CARDS FROM A SHUFFLED DECK OF 52 CARDS, FIND THE PROBABILITY THAT ALL 5 CARDS ARE HEARTS. FIND THE PROBABILITY THAT 4 CARDS ARE HEARTS.

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  1. first card 1/4
    second card 12/51
    third card 11/50
    fourth card 10/49
    fifth card 9/48
    multiply :)

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    posted by Damon
  2. that comes out to:
    .0004952

    or use combinations
    13 hearts in deck
    number of combinations of 5 in 13 =
    c(13,5) = 13!/[ 5!(8!) ] = 1,287
    5 in 52 = 52!/[5!(47!)] = 2,598,960
    quotient = .0004952

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