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After shuffling and cutting a standard deck of 52 cards, the top card is flipped over. The color is noted and the card is flipped back over. The deck is cut a second time and the top card is flipped over. The color of the card is noted. What is the probability that the two cards noted are the same color?

A) 26/51

B) 25/51

C) 26/52

D) 25/52

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[Dec 22 2014]

Zinc covering on galvanized steel could be used as fertilizer Metallurgical and Materials Engineering doctoral student Joseph Grogan has developed an environmental friendly dezincing process that recycles the galvanized ...more

[Dec 18 2014]

Wu receives NSF CAREER award GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 18, 2014 – Ning Wu, Colorado School of Mines Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering assistant professor, has received a 2015 ...more

[Dec 17 2014]

Mines bids farewell to football coach Bob Stitt GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 17, 2014 – After 15 seasons and more than 100 victories, Colorado School of Mines Head Football Coach Bob Stitt is moving on to coach ...more

[Dec 4 2014]

7 Things You Might Find in Professor John Spear’s Office John Spear is a Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor at Colorado School of Mines. Step inside his office in Coolbaugh Hall and you might find some ...more

[Dec 4 2014]

Where biology and engineering meet This story appears in the 2014-15 issue of Mines' research magazine, "Energy & the Earth." Colorado School of Mines has been known for its prowess in geology ...more

[Dec 4 2014]

IHS Inc. executive chairman to deliver Mines December 2014 graduation address GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 4, 2014 – Jerre Stead, executive chairman of IHS Inc., a global information company with expertise in areas shaping today’s business ...more

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