# How do you find the probability?

## How do you find the probability?

Divide the number of events by the number of possible outcomes.Determine a single event with a single outcome. Identify the total number of outcomes that can occur. Divide the number of events by the number of possible outcomes. Determine each event you will calculate. Calculate the probability of each event.

## What is the probability that it is a face card?

Assume that the face card is put back in after each draw, so that you are selecting from a full deck each time.” The way I tried to reason was that there are 16 face cards in a 52 deck, so the chance of picking a face card is 16/52 = about 30% a time.

**What is the probability that you get a face card or a spade?**

→ There are 13 spade cards and 12 face cards in a standard deck of 52 cards. BUT, 3 of those face cards are also spades, so what you have are 22 candidates for the draw, not 25. The odds are exactly 100% or zero, depending on what I want to happen.

**How many 10s are in a deck of 52 cards?**

In a standard deck of cards there are 4 suits; spades, hearts, clubs, and diamonds. Each of these suits has 13 cards each; 2–10, Jack, Queen, King and Ace. This means there are four 10’s; the 10 of spades, the 10 of hearts, the 10 of clubs, and the 10 of diamonds.

### How many face cards are in a deck of 52 cards?

12 face cards