Originally Posted by
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