# SOLUTION: what is the probability of not getting a king from a deck of 52 cards? i think its 90% but im not sure

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 Question 89129: what is the probability of not getting a king from a deck of 52 cards? i think its 90% but im not sureAnswer by tutor_paul(490)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!think about this... how many kings are in a deck of cards? There are 4. So your odds drawing a king are: simplifying... If you want that as a percent, divide 13 into 1 and multiply by 100 and you get: 7.69% Good Luck, tutor_paul@yahoo.com