Posted by peter on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 8:08pm.
6 runners run in a 500 yard dash. Prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Assume there are no ties, how many different orders can the runners finish 1st, 2nd, and 3rd?

math  Steve, Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 12:06am
P(6,3) = 6*5*4

math  mom, Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 6:47pm
120
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