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Card Probability

  1. May 4, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    If all 52 cards are dealt to four players, what is the probability that at least one player has all the cards of one suit?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

    This could happen for one of the four suits, so for the first card, there are 52C4 possibilities (where the C represents a combination), then for the next 51C12, then 50C11, etc. I don't feel as though this is correct, though. Any suggestions?
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