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# Probability for Selection without Replacement

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Three cards are drawn from a deck of 52 playing cards and not replaced. Find the probability of the following:

a) Getting three jacks
b) Getting an ace, a king, and a queen in order.
c) Getting a club, a spade, and a heart in order
d) Getting three clubs

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Three cards are drawn from a deck of 52 playing cards and not replaced. Find the probability of the following:
a) Getting three jacks

We can consider cards in order. So, if Three cards are drawn from a deck of 52 playing cards and not replaced, then there are 52*51*50 possible ways. If three jacks are obtained, we know there are 4*3*2=24 possible ways. Hence, the ...

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This solution provides equations with explanations for various questions regarding selection without replacement.

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