from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards find the probability of getting: 5 or 9 of club

Asked by  | 11th Dec, 2012, 02:57: PM

Expert Answer:

Total number of outcomes = 52
 
P(getting 5 of club) = 1/52
P(getting 9 of club) = 1/52
 
Therefore, required probability = 1/52 + 1/52 = 2/52 = 1/26

Answered by  | 14th Dec, 2012, 02:43: PM

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