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**shootie300** What is the Probability that a 5-card hand has at least 3 face cards (K,Q,J) ?

.07395 is the answer but how?

Mr F says: See main post below for some hints.

12 face cards.

12 choose 1

11 choose 1

10 choose 1

and I've been using 49 choose 1 and 48 choose 1 for the remaining 2 cards, divided by 2598960 (52 choose 5)

What is the probability that a 5 card hand has at least one spade?

.63295 is the answer, didnt know where to start on this one.

Mr F says: 1 - Pr(no spades).

13 cards, 4 suits

h, d, c, s, h