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12-29-2005, 06:25 PM
 Rod Jr Member Join Date: Dec 2005 Posts: 41
Probability of overcards for pocket pairs 10 UP

Here is a math question for you number gurus out there.

What is the probability of an overcard on the flop.

Pocket 10

Pocket JJ

Pocket QQ

Pocket KK
#2
12-29-2005, 08:31 PM
 lightw1thoutheat Member Join Date: Sep 2004 Posts: 88
Re: Probability of overcards for pocket pairs 10 UP

tt- 1-34/49*34/48*34/47 =64.4%(34=non j,q,k,a)
jj-1-38/49*38/48*38/47=50.4%
qq-1-42/49*42/48*42/47=33.0%
kk-1-46/49*46/48*46/47=11.9%
#3
12-29-2005, 08:52 PM
 KSOT Senior Member Join Date: Apr 2005 Posts: 323
Re: Probability of overcards for pocket pairs 10 UP

Of course, the chances that someone will pair an overcard are slightly less, since you'd have to subtract 1 from each group of overs in those formulas.

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