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Example 4 - One card is drawn from a well-shuffled deck - Cards

  1. Chapter 15 Class 10 Probability
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Example 4 One card is drawn from a well-shuffled deck of 52 cards. Calculate the probability that the card will be an ace, Total number of cards = 52 Total number of aces = 4 P (getting an ace) = (๐‘๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘Ž๐‘๐‘’๐‘ )/(๐‘‡๐‘œ๐‘ก๐‘Ž๐‘™ ๐‘›๐‘ข๐‘š๐‘๐‘’๐‘Ÿ ๐‘œ๐‘“ ๐‘๐‘Ž๐‘Ÿ๐‘‘๐‘ ) = 4/52 = 1/13 Example 4 One card is drawn from a well-shuffled deck of 52 cards. Calculate the probability that the card will (ii) not be an ace. P(we do not get an ace) = 1 โ€“ P(get an ace) = 1 โ€“ 1/13 = (13 โˆ’1)/13 = 12/13

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