Posted by **steve** on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 6:25pm.

a multiple choice test has 8 questions with 4 possible answers for each question. if a student were to guess the answer to each question how many different ways would there be to answer the test

A. 32

B. 4

C. 65 536

D. 4 096

- math -
**Reiny**, Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 7:19pm
the first can be answered in 4 ways

for each of those, the 2nd can be answered in 4 ways,

so far 4x4 or 16

for each of those 16, the 3rd can be answered in 4 ways,

so far 4x4x4 = 64

...

number of ways = 4^8 or 65635 ways

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - Part A of your history test has 15 multiple choice questions. Each ...
- statistics - A student is taking a multiple choice test where each question have...
- statistics - 10. A student is taking a multiple choice test where each question ...
- Math - a 10 question multiple choice test has 4 possible answer for each ...
- Math - 10 multiple choice questions each with three possible answers only one of...
- English for john browm - Let me give you something on "multiple-choice" items ...
- Math - In a multiple-choice test, each question has five options. Students will ...
- Math - In a multiple-choice test, each question has five options. Students will ...
- math - each question on a five-question multiple-choice quiz has answer choices...
- Math-probability - In a multiple-choice test, each question has five options. ...

More Related Questions