 # How Many Diamonds Are In A Deck Of Cards? And More You Should Know

The standard 52 deck of playing cards is the most common pack of playing cards used across the globe today. Most popularly they are widely available in English speaking countries such as America and the UK.

Let’s have a look at some of the common questions that are associated with the standard deck of playing cards

## How Many Diamonds Are In a Deck Of Cards?

There are a total of 13 diamond cards in a deck of cards. These consist of an Ace, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Jack, Queen and King of diamonds.

The number of diamonds physically printed on a deck of cards is 87 diamonds. There is one diamond as per the number on each card plus two diamonds in the corners. One on the top left and one on the bottom right corner.

So for example, an ace has three diamonds (One in the middle to represent the number of the card and the two corner diamonds), a two has four diamonds (Two in the middle to represent the number of the card and the two corner diamonds), three has five diamonds (Three in the middle to represent the number of the card and the two corner diamonds) and so on. The Jack, Queen and King each have two diamonds on them plus the same two corner diamonds making them picture four diamonds in total.

So then we do the simple math:

3+4+5+6+7+8+9+10+11+12+4+4+4= 87

So there are 87 diamonds printed on a deck of 52 playing cards.

## How Many Aces Are In a Deck Of Cards?

There are four aces in a deck of cards. Each of the aces has a different suit. There is an ace of hearts, ace of diamonds, ace of spades and an ace of clubs in a standard 52 deck of cards.

## How Many Black Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There are zero diamonds in a deck of cards, diamond cards are actually red in colour. There are 13 red diamond cards in a deck of cards. These are: Ace, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Jack, Queen and King of diamonds.

## Are Diamonds Black In a Deck Of Cards?

No diamonds are not black in a deck of standard playing cards, they are red in colour.

## How Many 5 Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one 5 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 5s in a deck of cards, however these are the 5 of clubs, the 5 of Spades and the 5 of Hearts. The 5 of diamonds has 7 red diamonds printed on it. 5 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What Is The Probability Of Getting a 5 Of Diamonds?

There is only one 5 of diamonds in a deck of 52 cards so the probability drawing a 5 of diamonds in a deck of cards is 1/52. This can be simplified into a 1.92% chance of getting a 5 of diamonds in a deck of cards.

## How Many King Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one king of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other kings in a deck of cards, however these are the king of clubs, the king of Spades and the king of Hearts. The king of diamonds has 4 red diamonds printed on it. 2 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How Many Ace Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one ace of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other aces in a deck of cards, however these are the ace of clubs, the ace of Spades and the ace of Hearts. The ace of diamonds has 3 red diamonds printed on it. 1 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How Many 8 Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one 8 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 8s in a deck of cards, however these are the 8 of clubs, the 8 of Spades and the 8 of Hearts. The 8 of diamonds has 10 red diamonds printed on it. 8 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What Is Hidden In The Eight Of Diamonds?

There is actually a number 8 hidden in the eight of diamonds. On the first look the card seems to have 8 red diamonds in the middle of the card, however when you look closely you will find the optical illusion of a number 8 when you look at the white shape between the diamonds!

Can you spot it? ## How Many Queen Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one queen of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other queens in a deck of cards, however these are the queen of clubs, the queen of Spades and the queen of Hearts. The queen of diamonds has 4 red diamonds printed on it. 2 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How Many 7 Of Diamonds In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one 7 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 7s in a deck of cards, however these are the 7 of clubs, the 7 of Spades and the 7 of Hearts. The 7 of diamonds has 9 red diamonds printed on it. 7 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What Is The Probability Of Getting a Diamond?

There are 13 diamond cards in a standard deck of 52 cards so the probability of getting a diamond is 13/52. This can be simplified into 1/4 or a 25% probability of getting a diamond in a deck of cards.

## What Are The Odds Of Not Getting a Diamond?

There are 13 diamond cards in a deck of 52 cards which means that there are 39 cards which aren’t diamond suited. Therefore the odds of not getting a diamond is 39/52. This can be simplified into 3/4 or a 75% probability of not getting a diamond in a deck of cards.

## What Is The Probability Of Getting a King Or a Queen?

There are 4 Kings and 4 Queens in a standard deck of 52 cards so the probability of getting a king or queen is 8/52. This can be simplified into 2/13 or a 15.38% probability of getting a king or queen in a deck of cards.

## How Many 10 Of Diamonds Are In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one 10 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 10s in a deck of cards, however these are the 10 of clubs, the 10 of Spades and the 10 of Hearts. The 10 of diamonds has 12 red diamonds printed on it. 10 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How Many 9 Of Diamonds Are In a Deck Of Cards?

There is only one 9 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 9s in a deck of cards, however these are the 9 of clubs, the 9 of Spades and the 9 of Hearts. The 9 of diamonds has 11 red diamonds printed on it. 9 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How Many 9 Are In a Deck Of Cards?

There are four 9s in a deck of cards. Each of the 9s has a different suit. There is a 9 of hearts, 9 of diamonds, 9 of spades and a 9 of clubs in a standard 52 deck of cards.

## What Is The Probability Of Drawing a 10 From a 52 Deck Of Cards?

There are 4 tens in a standard deck of 52 cards so the probability of drawing a ten is 4/52. This can be simplified into 1/13 or a 7.69% probability of drawing a 10 from a deck of cards.

## What Is The Probability Of Drawing a Red Card From a Standard Deck Of Cards?

There are 26 red cards and 26 black cards in a standard deck of 52 cards so the probability of drawing a red card is 26/52. This can be simplified into 1/2 or a 50% probability of drawing a red card from a standard deck of cards.

## What Is The Probability Of Drawing a Red Card Or a Queen From a Standard Deck Of 52 Cards?

There are 26 red cards in a standard deck of 52 cards plus there are 4 queens, however 2 of the queens are red cards so the probability of drawing a red card or a queen is 28/52. This can be simplified into 7/13 or a 53.85% probability of drawing a red card or a queen from a standard deck of cards.