One card is drawn at random from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards.

Question:

One card is drawn at random from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards. What is the probability of getting an ace?

Solution:

GIVEN: One card is drawn from a well shuffled deck of 52 playing cards

TO FIND: Probability of getting an Ace

Total number of cards are52.

Cards which are Ace are 1 from each suit

Total number of Ace cards is 

We know that PROBABILITY = 

Hence probability of getting an Ace= 

Hence probability of getting an Ace = 

 

 

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