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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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