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Number Cards Before Face Cards (Posted on 2019-05-02) Difficulty: 3 of 5
If you turn over a well shuffled deck of cards one card at a time, what is the probability that you'll see at least one of each of the denominations of the numeric cards, ace through ten (1 - 10) before seeing any face card (J, Q, K)?

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Preliminary solution | Comment 5 of 6 |
The probability is ~ 0.003497

(This is from simulation) 

The mathematical solution is, ah, still forthcoming...

  Posted by Steven Lord on 2019-05-13 11:22:48
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