Spades and Bridge

You are playing a game of Bridge. Which probability is greater – that you and your partner do not have any spades, or that you and your partner have all the spades in the game?

You and your partner do not have any spades if and only if your opponents have all the spades. Therefore the probabilities are equal.

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Responses

  1. I love playing Spades game. It’s cool that you can customize your playing options. You can also play online though, I don’t. Just pop in for a quick game every now and then.