If each card on a regular deck has points that corresponds to their number (like 2 of hearts is 2 points, 7 of clubs is 7 points), the Jack, Queen, King each being 10 points...what's the expected value of your opponent's hand if you deal them 3 cards?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I know the empirical expected value...but I'd like to know -how- to get the theoretical expected value, please : )

Help please D: I've been stewing over this question for days now. The only way I can think of doing this is by doing a tree diagram to get each probability but that'll have like 1000 end branches -headdesk-

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# Expected value of 3 cards dealt

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