Posted by **Therese** on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:14pm.

Eight sprinters from different universities are in the final match. In how many ways can the sprinters receive a gold, a silver, or a bronze medal?

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**MathMate**, Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:30pm
Assuming nobody shares the medals,

8 choices for the gold,

7 choices for the silver,

6 choices for the bronze.

Use the multiplication rule.

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