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inventory puposes, a manufacturing company assigns a 3 charcter code to each differnt item produced. the first character of the code must be aleter from the 26 letter english alphabet. the second and third characters must each be a digit from 0-9. how many 3 digit character codes can be assigned
26 letters give you 26 possibilities for the first character. Then, you can combine two digits one hundred ways, if 00 is included.
For each one of the 100 combinations of digits, you have 26 possible letters. That means the total number of possibilities is..?