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In the game of bridge, each player is dealt 13 cars out of a deck of 52. determine the probability of a player receiving
a) all hearts
b) all hearts in ascending order
Can someone check my work? there arent any in my text
a) 13C13/52C13
b) 13P13/52C13
Hello john-1Your answer to (a) is fine: the number of ways of choosing 13 cards from 52 is . Just one of these consists of all 13 hearts. So the probability is .
But I think you've confused things in part (b). The number of ways of choosing and arranging 13 cards from 52 is , and again just one of these is all 13 hearts in ascending order. So the probability is .
Grandad