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If you draw five cards at random from a standard deck of 52 cards, what is the probability that there are at least 4 distinct characters (letters or numbers)? Report answer to 3 decimal places.
 
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Step 1

Consider the provided problem: it is given that 5 cards are drawn from the deck of 52 cards

The total number of ways will be given by:

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Step 2

Now to evaluate the probability that there are at least 4 distinct character. We will have 2 cases.

 

Case I: If there are 4 distinct characters.

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Step 3

Case II: If there are 5 distinct...

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