## Act 1

1. Will he get a royal flush?

2. Write down a guess.

## Act 2

3. What information would be useful to figure this out?

4. Write down some questions you have in your head right now.

All six hands revealed…

The 4 cards that have been revealed…

And the three burn cards…

## Act 3

# Sequel:

5. What were the odds of getting a straight?

6. What was the most likely result of the game?

7. Which of the six hands had the best chance of winning?

**Common Core Standards**

HSS.MD.A

Calculate expected values and use them to solve problems

HSS.MD.B

Use probability to evaluate outcomes of decisions

**TEKS**

7.6(D)

make predictions and determine solutions using theoretical probability for simple and compound events

Shouldn’t there be 3 burn cards?

Hey Adam. Great catch! Can’t believe that’s been missing all these years.

It should be fixed now. Double check me.

Thank you for letting me know!