Posted by **Taylor** on Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 5:13pm.

Is there a quick way to do this?

In how many different ways can 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ribbons be given to 7 finalists in a game?

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**Writeacher**, Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 5:47pm
assistance needed

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**Reiny**, Saturday, May 2, 2009 at 7:58pm
ist place can be given to 7 different people, and then 2nd place can be given to 6 different people, followed by 3rd, which can now be given to one of the remaining 5 people, so

number of different ways = 7*6*5 = 210

- math - 6th grade -
**John**, Sunday, May 3, 2009 at 8:17pm
Find the greatest common factor of 43 and 32

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