In math worksheet on playing cards we will solve various types of practice probability questions to find the probability when a card is drawn from a pack of 52 cards.
1. Write down the total number of possible outcomes when a card is drawn from a pack of 52 cards.
2. A card is drawn at random from a well-shuffled pack of 52 playing cards. What is the probability of drawing
(i) a queen
(ii) a spade
(iii) a red card
3. A card is drawn at random from a well-shuffled pack of 52 playing cards. What is the probability of drawing
(i) a queen
(ii) a spade
(iii) a red card
4. A bag contains 30 cards, numbered 1 to 30. A card is drawn at random from a bag. Write the number of favourable outcomes for the following events:
(i) getting a card with a number divisible by 6
(ii) getting a card with a number which is a perfect square
(iii) getting a card with a number divisible by 3 or 4.
5. There are 200 cards, each carrying a number from 0 to 9. The table below shows how many times each number appears.
If a card is picked up at random, find the probability of
(i) getting the number 3
(ii) getting a number less than 3
(iii) getting a number more than 3
Verify the sum of probabilities if (i), (ii) and (iii) is 1.
Answers on Worksheet on Playing Cards are given below to check the exact answers of the questions.
Answers
1. 52
2. (i) \(\frac{1}{13}\)
(ii) \(\frac{1}{4}\)
(iii) \(\frac{1}{2}\)
3. (i) \(\frac{1}{26}\)
(ii) \(\frac{2}{13}\)
(iii) \(\frac{11}{13}\)
4. (i) 5
(ii) 5
(iii) 15
5. (i) \(\frac{3}{25}\)
(ii) \(\frac{7}{20}\)
(iii) \(\frac{53}{100}\)
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