## How many possible hands of 5 cards are there?

2,598,960 distinct

First, count the number of five-card hands that can be dealt from a standard deck of 52 cards. We did this previously, and found that there are 2,598,960 distinct poker hands. Next, count the number of ways that five cards can be dealt to produce one pair.

### How many 5 card hands are possible where each card is a face card?

The probability of getting a 5 card hand made entirely of face cards is the above number divided by 52 nCr 5 since that is the total number of 5 card hands that can be made. If you don’t want kings, only jacks and queens then replace the 12 nCr 5 with 8 nCr 5 = 56.

**What are the hands in 5 card Draw?**

5-Card Poker Hands

- straight flush.
- 4-of-a-kind.
- full house.
- flush.
- straight.
- 3-of-a-kind.
- two pairs.
- a pair.

**How do you find the probability of 5 card poker hands?**

The total number of such hands is [(13-choose-5)-10]* (4^5-4). The probability is 0.501177….NONE OF THE ABOVE.

Hand | Probability | Number of Hands |
---|---|---|

Full House | 0.00144058 | 3744 |

Four of a Kind | 0.000240096 | 624 |

Straight (excluding Straight Flush and Royal Flush) | 0.00392465 | 10200 |

Flush (but not a Straight) | 0.0019654 | 5108 |

## How rare is a straight?

It can be formed 4 ways (one for each suit), giving it a probability of 0.000154% and odds of 649,739 : 1. When ace-low straights and ace-low straight flushes are not counted, the probabilities of each are reduced: straights and straight flushes each become 9/10 as common as they otherwise would be.

### Is Ace a face card?

Each suit has only three face cards: King, Queen, and Jack. Therefore, Ace card is a numbered card.

**What are the odds you draw a face card from a deck of 52 cards?**

The probability of drawing a face card is 12/52.

**What are the poker combinations?**

Poker hands from highest to lowest

- Royal flush. A, K, Q, J, 10, all the same suit.
- Straight flush. Five cards in a sequence, all in the same suit.
- Four of a kind. All four cards of the same rank.
- Full house. Three of a kind with a pair.
- Flush.
- Straight.
- Three of a kind.
- Two pair.

## How many ways can you make a flush?

A flush consists of five cards which are all of the same suit. We must remember that there are four suits each with a total of 13 cards. Thus a flush is a combination of five cards from a total of 13 of the same suit. This is done in C(13, 5) = 1287 ways.

### How many possible 5 card poker hands are there?

There are 10 possible 5 card poker hands: royal flush, straight flush, four of a kind, full house, flush, straight, three of a kind, two pair, one pair, high card.

**What is the best hand in Texas Hold’em?**

Check out the hand rank FAQ to help answer questions you might have about the ranking of hands in Texas Hold’em. The hands are in order from top to bottom, decreasing in value as you move down. Rank of hands. #1 Royal flush. An ace-high straight flush. It’s just a straight flush really, but it’s made with the 5 highest value cards.

**What are your chances of making quads in Texas Hold’em?**

You have a 594-to-1 chance of making quads in a game of Texas Hold’em. This hand often plays well as a trapping hand, as your opponents will find it unlikely that you hold quads. A full house is made by holding three of the same ranking card with two of another rank. A five-card hand with three aces and two kings, for example, makes a full house.

## What are the odds of a straight flush in Texas Hold’em?

The odds against making a straight flush in Texas Hold’em are 3,589-to-1, making it a very rare holding. Holding four of the same ranking card (like four aces or four kings) gives you four of a kind.