You pick a card at random. Without putting the first card back, you pick a second card at random. [1] [2] [3] What is P(3, greater than 2)? Write your answer as
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You pick a card at random. Without putting the first card back, you pick a second card at random.
[1] [2] [3]
What is P(3, greater than 2)? Write your answer as a percentage.
[1] [2] [3]
What is P(3, greater than 2)? Write your answer as a percentage.
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Probability of first getting a 3 = 4/52 = 1/13
The p(getting >2) = probability of getting one of the remaining 3's or 40 other cards ( Im taking the aces to be low value) = 43/51
Required probability = 1/13 * 43/51 = 43/663
If aces are counted high it will be 1/13 * 47/51 = 47/531
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