the cookie monster has a package of cookies with him consisting of 4 chocolate chip, 5 raisin and 6 almond nut, 7 other different assorted cookies. if he reaches into the package and eats all the cookies, eating one cookie at a time, how many different eating orders are there? 22!
why is the denominator 4!5!6!????
math - Reiny, Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 3:05pm
I was about to go into an explanation, when I noticed that Steve had answered this exact question already in your previous post.
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