# Math

Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. What is the probability that both cards are kings if the first card drawn was a king?

I'm thinking its 13/51 but not sure.

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http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1291733199

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posted by MathMate
2. the probability of obtaining exactly two 5's in six rolls of a fair die

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3. 13/52 * 12/51. W/o replacement means the second king would have l less in both the numerator and denominator so multiply the 2 results.

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posted by Miles
4. If you randomly select a card from a well-shuffled standard deck of 52 cards, what is the probability that the card you select is a heart or 10?

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