# How many spades appear on the Ace of Spades in a standard deck of cards?

13

## How many spades are there in a deck of 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.

How many Ace of Spades are there in a deck of 52 cards?

four aces

### What is the probability of getting the ace of spades?

The probability of drawing the ace of spades from a deck of cards is 1/52. Probabilities for more than one event can be calculated. Two simple rules apply: The additive rule applies to “either-or” cases.

### What is the probability of getting either a spade or a king?

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.

Is QKA run in Cribbage?

The Ace is always low in cribbage, so Q-K-A is not a run. However, A-2-3 in any order would count as a run!

#### What is 3 of a kind in Cribbage?

Pair – Completing a pair (two of a kind) scores two points. Three of a kind is the same as three different pairs, or 6 points. Four of a kind is 6 different pairs, or 12 points.