One card is drawn from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards. If each outcome is equally likely, calculate the probability that the card will be (i) diamond (ii) not an ace (iii) a black card.

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Given : A well shufled deck of 52 cards in which each outcome is equally likely and one card is drawn from it.To Calculate : Probability that the drawn card will be (a) diamond (b) Not an ace (c) a black card(a) there are 13 diamonds in a deckProbability that the drawn card will be diamond=1352=14(b) there are 4 aces in a deck one from each suitSo, no. of card that are not ace=52-4=48Probability that the drawn card will not be an ace=4852=1213(a) there are 26 black cards in a deckProbability that the drawn card will be a black card=2652=12

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