STA 201 (WA3) - Michael Winningham WA3 A The probability...

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Michael Winningham WA3 A) The probability that you are dealt pocket aces =4c2/52c2=1/221=0.00452 B) Probability that you are dealt a "pocket kings"=4c2/52c2=1/221=0.00452 C) Probability that you are dealt a "pocket pair", that is two card of the same denomination. 13*(4c2)/52c2=13/221=0.05882 D) Contains at least 1 card of your denomination (2c1*49c2+2c2*48c1)/50c3=0.1224
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Unformatted text preview: E) Gives you "trips," that is, contains exactly 1 card of your denomination and 2 other unpaired cards. (2c1*12c2*4c1)/(50c3)=0.0269 F) Gives you "quads," that is, contains 2 cards of your denomination. (48c2)/(50c4)=0.004879 G) Gives you a "boat," that is, contains 1 card of your denomination and 2 cards of another denomination (2c1*49c2)/(50c3)=0.12...
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  • Fall '09
  • KOHN
  • Probability, Playing card, denomination, pocket aces, Michael Winningham, 0.004879 G

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