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Sarah W.

asked • 06/17/17

Conditional Probability

If two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck, find the probability of a  king of any suit and a 2 of clubs being drawn. The probability of a king of any suit and a 2 of clubs of clubs being drawn is ?
 
I am understanding the answer to this problem but I am not understanding the steps/formula used to get to the answer.
 
 

Robert M.

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What is a 22 of clubs?
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06/17/17

Sarah W.

Typo! Just a 2 of clubs.
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06/17/17

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Scott A.

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I think that should be 4/52 * 1/51.
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06/17/17

Don L.

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Correct.
 
4/52 * 1/51, or 1/663
 
Thanks
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