A Card Magic Trick Explained

Interesting simple math behind

I just saw a fun card magic trick by MLT Magic Tricks (on youtube). The trick itself was well executed and explained, but I still screwed up on my first try. And there are other people in the comment area experiencing issues as well.

First of all, my problem was that I used a 54-card deck, instead of a 52-card deck.

If that doesn’t quickly fix your issue, please allow me to explain the math behind the magic trick. Once you understand that, it becomes a lot easier to spot the…