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October 1st, 2011, 03:38 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2011 Posts: 2 Thanks: 0  probability of cards with 2 players
Hi there, I have this problem: In a card game with two players (I and II) used only the 16 picture cards, each player gets 4 cards for each "distribute" < I do not know if this is the right word in in English. Can anyone help ? 
October 1st, 2011, 05:53 PM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Jul 2010 From: St. Augustine, FL., U.S.A.'s oldest city Posts: 12,155 Thanks: 463 Math Focus: Calculus/ODEs  Re: probability of cards with 2 players
We have two player each dealt four of the 16 "picture cards" for a hand. I assume Jack through Ace of each suit. For what event are you asked to compute the probability? 
October 2nd, 2011, 01:01 AM  #3 
Newbie Joined: Oct 2011 Posts: 2 Thanks: 0  Re: probability of cards with 2 players
Yes it is true that it's Jack to Ace of each suit. I want to calculate the probability that participant 1 is assigned at least 3 red cards at the distribution. 

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