# How many red cards are there in 52 playing cards?

## How many red cards are there in 52 playing cards?

A standard deck of playing cards consists of 52 cards. All cards are divided into 4 suits. There are two black suits spades () and clubs () and two red suits hearts () and diamonds (). In each suit there are 13 cards including a 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, a jack, a queen, a king and an ace.

## What is the probability of a red face card?

What is the probability of drawing a red card or a face card? = 32 52 ≈ 0.6154 . Problem 5. A five card hand is drawn from a standard deck of 52 cards.

**What is the probability of selecting a jack of hearts or diamonds?**

Number of favourable outcomes i.e. ‘a jack’ is 4 out of 52 cards. Number of favourable outcomes i.e. ‘a king of red colour’ is 2 out of 52 cards. Number of favourable outcomes i.e. ‘a card of diamond’ is 13 out of 52 cards.

### What is the probability of getting a spade card?

Hence for drawing a card from a deck, each outcome has probability 1/52. The probability of an event is the sum of the probabilities of the outcomes in the event, hence the probability of drawing a spade is 13/52 = 1/4, and the probability of drawing a king is 4/52 = 1/13.

### What is the probability of 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.

**How many aces are in a pack of 52 cards?**

4 Aces