A card is drawn at random from a well shuffled pack of 52 playing cards. Find the probability that the drawn card is neither a king nor a queen.
Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Apr, 2014, 10:48: AM
Total number of possible outcomes = 52
Let E be the event that the drawn card is neither a king nor a queen.
Total number of kings and queens = 4 + 4 = 8
Therefore, there are 52 - 8 = 44 cards that are neither king nor queen.
Total number of favourable outcomes = 44
Required probability = P(E) =
Answered by | 4th Apr, 2014, 12:48: PM
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