How many DIFFERENT 5-card hands can be dealt from a standard deck of 52 cards???
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That would be 52 choose 5 or 2598960 You can look at it this way 52! /(5! * 47!) =2598960
What Ranger SVO is saying is that order is not important. For example, ACE,TWO,TRHEE Spades is considered the same as, TWO,THREE,ACE Spades. Thus, this is a combination problem. Thus,
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