# How many playing cards are there in a pack of cards?

## How many playing cards are there in a pack of cards?

The primary deck of 52 playing cards in use today and includes thirteen ranks of each of the four French suits, diamonds (♦), spades (♠), hearts (♥) and clubs (♣), with reversible Rouennais "court" or face cards (some modern face card designs, however, have done away with the traditional reversible figures).

## How are 52 cards divided?

A standard deck contains 52 playing cards. They're divided into four suits: Clubs, Diamonds, Hearts, and Spades. Each suit has thirteen cards: Ace – Two – Three – Four – Five – Six – Seven – Eight – Nine – Ten – Jack – Queen – King. Each deck will also have one or two Jokers, and possibly an advertising card.

## What is in a pack of playing cards?

A "standard" deck of playing cards consists of 52 Cards in each of the 4 suits of Spades, Hearts, Diamonds, and Clubs. Each suit contains 13 cards: Ace, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, Jack, Queen, King. Historically, this is the French or Anglo-American deck.