Tuesday

September 2, 2014

September 2, 2014

Posted by **Kevin** on Sunday, January 28, 2007 at 11:59pm.

There are 8 people at a round table - 6 guests, 2 hosts. How many possible arrangements are there if the 2 hosts aren't allowed to sit next to each other.

Thanks

hint:

sit the two host first, then let the guest find their seats. So, there are 8 choices for the 1st host, 5 remaining choices for the 2nd host, 6 remaining choices for the 1st guest, 5 for the 2nd guest, and so on.

Take it from here.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

maths - n how many ways can 8 persons be seated at a round table so that all ...

Data Management - At a banquet, 4 coupes are sitting along one side of a table ...

math - There were 325 people at a conference. If each of 30 people brought 3 ...

Math 141 - I am having trouble with this problem. perform the indicated ...

calculus - I am working on this problem and having some trouble. We're supposed ...

math - The ratio of guests under 15 to the total number of guests is 1:2. How ...

Math - Having trouble figuring out this problem. I'm supposed to write the ...

Math: Story Problem - A buffet-style restaurant has 18 tables that seat 23 ...

math - A downtown auditorium hosts large events. The auditorium can seat 600 ...

MATH HELP HELP HELP HELP HELP - (a)Sarah wants to make a bracelet. She needs ...