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    Deck of cards probability

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    A standard deck of 52 cards is shuffled (all possible orderings are equally likely) and the cards are turned up one at a time. What is the probability that all the aces will appear before any of the tens?

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    Hi there,

    Thanks for letting me work on your post. Here is my rationale:

    The total number of ordering: 52!=8.06582*10^67
    To meet the ...

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    The expert examines the probability of a deck of cards.

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