Sam M.

asked • 01/22/14

Probability of the sum of three random cards from a standard deck of playing cards

Ok, I was watching TV and saw hold'em poker playing. In that game three cards are flipped over in the center of the table. If one was to give the cards valuations (Ace=1, 2=2,....and so forth Jack, Queen, King are all 10), what would be the average point total of the three cards. A proof on how this is calculated would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.

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