 # How Many Red Cards Are In A Deck? 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 red cards are in a deck?

There are 26 red cards in a deck of cards, these consist of two different suits which are hearts and diamonds. There are 13 diamond cards and 13 heart cards in a deck. Of the 13 cards of each suit, 10 are non face cards and 3 are face cards. Non face cards range from ace to ten and face cards are jack, queen and king.

A full list of red cards in a deck of cards is as follows:

• Ace of Hearts
• Two of Hearts
• Three of Hearts
• Four of Hearts
• Five of Hearts
• Six of Hearts
• Seven of Hearts
• Eight of Hearts
• Nine of Hearts
• Ten of Hearts
• Jack of Hearts
• Queen of Hearts
• King of Hearts
• Ace of Diamonds
• Two of Diamonds
• Three of Diamonds
• Four of Diamonds
• Five of Diamonds
• Six of Diamonds
• Seven of Diamonds
• Eight of Diamonds
• Nine of Diamonds
• Ten of Diamonds
• Jack of Diamonds
• Queen of Diamonds
• King of Diamonds

## How many two of hearts are in a deck of cards?

There is only one two of hearts in a 52 card deck.  There are three other twos in a deck of cards,  however these are the two of diamonds, the two of Spades and the two of Clubs. The two of hearts has 4 red hearts printed on it. 2 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What is the probability of drawing 2 red cards?

There are 26 red cards in a deck of 52 cards so the probability that the first card that is drawn is a red card is 26/52. If the first card that is drawn is red then this would give a probability of 25/51 that the second card is red.

To find out the probability that both cards are red we then multiply these together:

26/52 x 25/51 = 650/2652

Which then can be simplified to 25/102 or a 24.51% probability of drawing 2 red cards.

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## How many jack of diamonds in a deck of cards?

There is only one jack of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other jacks in a deck of cards, however these are the jack of hearts, the jack of Spades and the jack of Clubs. The jack of diamonds has 4 red diamonds printed on it. 2 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What is the probability of drawing a jack or a king?

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

## What is the probability of drawing a jack or higher?

If we consider that ace is high then there are 16 cards that are either a jack or higher in a deck of cards so the probability of drawing a jack or higher is 16/52. This can be simplified to 4/13 or a 30.77% chance of drawing a jack or a higher card.

If we consider that ace is low then there are 12 cards that are either a jack or higher in a deck of cards so the probability of drawing a jack or higher is 12/52. This can be simplified to 3/13 or a 23.08% chance of drawing a jack or a higher card.

## How many 3 of diamonds in a deck of cards?

There is only one 3 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 3s in a deck of cards,  however these are the 3 of hearts, the 3 of Spades and the 3 of Clubs. The 3 of diamonds has 5 red diamonds printed on it. 3 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How many 4 of diamonds in a deck of cards?

There is only one 4 of diamonds in a deck of cards. There are three other 4s in a deck of cards, however these are the 4 of hearts, the 4 of Spades and the 4 of Clubs. The 4 of diamonds has 6 red diamonds printed on it. 4 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## How many jack of hearts in a deck of cards?

There is only one jack of hearts in a deck of cards. There are three other jacks in a deck of cards, however these are the jack of diamonds, the jack of Spades and the jack of Clubs. The jack of hearts has 4 red hearts printed on it. 2 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What is the probability of drawing a red king from a deck of cards?

There are 2 red kings in a standard deck of 52 cards (king of diamonds and the king of hearts) so the probability of drawing a red king is 2/52. This can be simplified into 1/26 or a 3.85% probability of getting a red king in a deck of cards.

## How many 9 hearts in a deck of cards?

There is only one 9 of hearts in a 52 card deck.  There are three other 9s in a deck of cards,  however these are the 9 of diamonds, the 9 of Spades and the 9 of Clubs. The 9 of hearts has 11 red hearts printed on it. 9 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What is the probability of drawing a heart?

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

## How many 4 of hearts in a deck of cards?

There is only one 4 of hearts in a 52 card deck.  There are three other 4s in a deck of cards,  however these are the 4 of diamonds, the 4 of Spades and the 4 of Clubs. The 4 of hearts has 6 red hearts printed on it. 4 in the middle and 2 in the opposing corners.

## What is the probability of picking a 4 of hearts in a deck of cards?

There is only one 4 of hearts in a standard deck of cards so the probability of picking a 4 of hearts is 1/52. This can be simplified into a 1.92% probability of getting a 4 of hearts in a deck of cards.

## How many 6 in a deck of 52 cards?

There are four 6s in a deck of cards. Each of the 6s has a different suit. These are the 6 of hearts, 6 of diamonds, 6 of spades and the 6 of clubs. The 6 of hearts and 6 of diamonds are both red in colour however the 6 of spades and the 6 of clubs are black in colour.

## What is the probability of drawing a 6 from a deck of cards?

There are four 6s in a standard deck of 52 cards so the probability of drawing a 6 is 4/52. This can be simplified into 1/13 or a 7.69% probability of choosing a 6 from a deck of cards.