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1. How many ways are there to obtain these three highly-rated combinations below?

a. Four of a kind. -Four cards of the same rank and one other card

b. Full House. -Three cards of the same rank and two cards both of another rank. ( A triple, or three of a kind, and a pair.)

c. Two pairs. -Two pairs of cards of two distinct ranks and a fifth card of another rank.

2. Suppose you play a game in which only three cards are deal: How many ways are there to obtain one pair?

3. Suppose four cards are dealt. How many ways are there to obtain one pair?

am i doing these correctly?

1a. 13C1 X 48C1 = 624

b.13C1 X 4C3 X 12C1 X 4C2 = 3744

c.13C2 X 4C2 4C2 44C1 = 123,552

2.13C1 X 4C2 X 12C1 X 4C1 = 3744

3. 13C1 X 4C2 X 12C1 X 4C1 X 11C1 X 4C1 = 164736

am i right?

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