Home / Assignment Help / Three cards are drawn with replacement from a standard deck. what is the probability that the first card will be a diamond, the second card will be a black card, and the third card will be an ace? express your answer as a fraction or a decimal number rounded to four decimal places.

Three cards are drawn with replacement from a standard deck. what is the probability that the first card will be a diamond, the second card will be a black card, and the third card will be an ace? express your answer as a fraction or a decimal number rounded to four decimal places.

You need to determine the number of ways in which 30 competitors from 50 can qualify. First, you have to realize that the order is irrelevant, that is: it is the same competitor_1, competitor _2, competitor _3 than competitor_3, competitor_2, competitor_1, or any combination of those three competitors.

So, the number of ways is which 30 competitors from 50 can qualify is given by the formula of combinations, which is:

C (m,n) = m! / (n! * (m -n)! )

=> C (50,30) = 50! / (30! (50 – 30)! ) = (50!) / [30! (50 – 30)!] = 50! / [30! 20!] =

 = 47,129,212,243,960 different ways the qualifiying round of 30 competitors can be selected from the 50 competitors.

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