# SOLUTION: if you are dealt 5 cards from a deck of 52 cards, find the probability that all 5 cards are picture cards

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 Question 376332: if you are dealt 5 cards from a deck of 52 cards, find the probability that all 5 cards are picture cardsFound 2 solutions by Edwin McCravy, edjones:Answer by Edwin McCravy(8921)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!```There are 12 picture cards, 4 Jacks, 4 Queens, and 4 Kings. So there are "12 choose 5" ways to choose 5 picture cards. There are 52 cards in the deck. So there are "52 choose 5" ways to choose any 5 cards. So the desired probability is 12C5 ways out of 52C5 or 12C5 792 33 ---- = --------- = -------- = 0.0003047372795 52C5 2598960 108290 Edwin``` Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!nCr=Cobination of n things taken r at a time=n!/((n-r)!r!) There are 12 picture cards in a deck. 12C5/52C5 =792/2598960 =.0003047