# The face-down deck of cards contains four hearts six diamonds three clubs and six spades. What is the probability that the first two cards drawn will both be spades?

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Aug 19, 2016

#### Explanation:

First we need to know how many cards are in the deck. Since we have 4 hearts, 6 diamonds, 3 clubs, and 6 spades, there are

Now, the probability that the first card is a spade is

If the first two cards drawn will be spades, then after drawing one spade we will have

To wrap it up, the probability of drawing a spade first (