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Math
Tell me how to figure out these probabilities In how many different orders can 9 people stand in line? In how many ways can 4 people be seated in a row of 12 chairs? Thank you For the first problem, we have nine people and want to arrange them in a line. For the first position...
September 21, 2006 by Haley

algebra
Six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?
December 14, 2010 by Shane

algebra
six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. how many different ways may they be seated?
December 16, 2010 by tyler

algebra
Six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?
December 16, 2010 by mw

math
one third of the people in a convention room are seated in three-fourths of the chairs. THe rest of the people in the room decide to stand. If there are 8 empty chairs, how many people are standing? Please fully explain because i am sooo confused!!!
April 4, 2012 by Audrey

math
in how many ways cn 4 people be seated around a circular table with 4 identical chairs? in how many ways can 5 people be seated around a circular table if 1 of the chairs is an armchair?
August 28, 2008 by Linda

Math
six people can sit in one table that is rectangular when two tables are placed together ten people can be seated how many people can be seated with three tables?
May 21, 2014 by Samukelo Mlambo

math
three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats
May 29, 2013 by Anonymous

math
three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats
May 29, 2013 by Anonymous

math
three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats
May 29, 2013 by Anonymous

math
Six people are going to be seted in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?
December 15, 2010 by Tom

Math
Suppose that we wish to seat ten people, 5 men and 5 women, in a row of ten chairs. In how many ways can we seat the people with no restrictions?
May 6, 2014 by Bridget

maths
there is a long table having 8 chairs on each side .there are 16 persons who are to be seated for a tea party.4 of them want to sit on a particular side and 2 other want to sit on the other side. in how many ways all the 16 people may be seated for the tea party
July 3, 2008 by indu

algebra
the number of people that can be seated in a lecture hall varies directly with the number of rows of seats. if 72 people can be seated in 4 rows, write a direct variation equation to describe the number of people y that can be seated in x rows. then graph
January 17, 2014 by genny

Math Repost
There are 5 boys and 4 girls in my class. In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 2 boys are next to each other? In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 3 girls are all next to each other?
October 5, 2013 by Speedo

math
There are 5 boys and 4 girls in my class. In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 2 boys are next to each other? In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 3 girls are all next to each other?
October 5, 2013 by Speedo

math
how many ways can a,b,c,d be seated in a row of 4 chairs (no repeats)
September 6, 2012 by susy

Math
Eight people are put into pairs and enter a room with a large table with four pairs of chairs (2 chairs and a lot of space then 2 more chairs and a lot of space and so on) Though they could sit anywhere they had to sit with there assigned partner. In How Many ways could the ...
January 31, 2008 by Elizabeth

rty
april, bill, candace and bobby are to be seated at random in a row of 6 chairs
April 24, 2013 by jj

math
In how many different ways can five students be seated in three chairs? 5 x 4 x 3 =60 am I right?
July 4, 2014 by peter

math
Six hundred people came to the band concert that was held on the school's athletic field. half of the people sat in the bleachers. one third of the people sat in chairs on the track. the rest of the people sat on the grass. How many sat on the grass? In chairs? In the bleachers?
January 31, 2013 by Anonymous

Math
Four carpenters each built an average of 42 chairs last week. If no chairs were left uncompleted, and if Peter, who built 50 chairs, built the greatest number of chairs ,what is the least number of chairs one of the carpenters could have built, if no carpenter built a ...
July 25, 2013 by Anonymous

math
In how many ways can 4 students from a group of 9 be seated in a row of 4 chairs? I tried 9C4 = 126, 126C4 am I going the right direction? thanks in advance
April 10, 2009 by sh

English expression
How many are there in Mi-na's family? There are five in her family: her father, her mother, her older brother Min-su, her younger brother Min-ho, and her. How many people are there in Mi-na's family? How many members are there in Mi-na's family? How many people are in Mi-na's ...
March 24, 2008 by John

math
there are 6 rows with 18 chairs in each row. in the center of the chairs, 4 rows of 6 chairs are brown. the rest of the chairs are blue. how many chairs are blue?
October 6, 2014 by aidan

algebra
alexis and martin helped the school set chairs in rows for an asembly . they put the same number of chairs in each row. using 92 chairs avalible , alexis made 4 ows with 2 chairs left over while martin made 5 rows with no chairs left over . a let c represent the number of ...
October 4, 2009 by Anonymous

Math
Mr. Evans, Mrs Brooks and Mr. Soto are carpentersfrom Durham. They made 34 chairs all. Mr. Evans made 4 chairs than Mrs. Brooks. Mrs. Brooks and Mr. Soto made the same numbers of chairs. How many chairs did Mr. Evans make? a) 14 chairs b) 10 chairs c) 9 chairs d)7 chairs
May 11, 2010 by Jehan

MATH - URGENT!!!
There are 5 boys and 4 girls in my class. In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 3 girls are all next to each other?
October 6, 2013 by Speedo

math
Freddie Fast can make 6 4/5 chairs per hour on a furniture assembly line. Warren Weary makes 4 1/2 chairs per hour. In a 10-hour shift, how many more chairs does freddie make than warren? and if i may i would also like a small explanatation please i just done get it and thank ...
March 12, 2010 by edward

SAT math
A family of 2 parents and 4 children is eating lunch at a rectangular table with 2 chairs on each side and one chair on each end. In how many ways can they be arranged if the two parents sit in the two end chairs? a. 12 b. 30 c. 36 d. 48 e. 720
April 5, 2014 by Paula

Math [Probability]
I'm in a Grade 12 Data Management Course. The Current unit is Factorials and Permutations. I'm having a trouble with this question. The answer is suppose to be 120 but I dont know how. How many different ways can 6 people be seated at a round table? Explain your reasoning. If ...
September 10, 2006 by Jerry

Discrete Math
7.A group has 9 women and 7 men. d. Suppose 2 members of the group refuse to work together. How many subgroups of 5 can be chosen 8. In how many ways can 16 people be seated: a. In a row, if 4 of the 16 do not want to sit next to one another b. In a row, if 3 of the 16 must be...
November 4, 2010 by Justin

Discrete Math
7.A group has 9 women and 7 men. d. Suppose 2 members of the group refuse to work together. How many subgroups of 5 can be chosen 8. In how many ways can 16 people be seated: a. In a row, if 4 of the 16 do not want to sit next to one another b. In a row, if 3 of the 16 must be...
November 4, 2010 by Justin

Math
Wanda is filling saltshakers at tables and booths.There are 24 tables and 12 booths,each with 1 saltshaker.If Wanda has finished filling 17 saltshakers,how many more does she need to fill? 19? Danny is stacking chairs so he can mop the floor.There are 24 tables in the ...
May 1, 2012 by Colton

SraJMcGin
14. “pattern” (line 21) means: (A) design (B) formula (C) link (D) obligation 15. “focus on” (line 35) means: (A) concentrate one’s attention on (B) study the behaviour of (C) supervise the activities of (D) impose living conditions on 16. “accommodate” (line 45) means: (A) ...
January 31, 2008 by mk-tintin

8th grade math
2 rectangular tables are put together short ends together. 10 people can be seated around the tables. Add 2 tables again short ends together. How many people can be seated around the tables? Is there an equation you can use?
September 17, 2012 by Kory

Calculus
Chairs in an auditorium are arranged in rows in such a way that the first two rows each have the same number of chairs. The third and fourth rows each have three more chairs than the first and second row; the fifth and sixth rows each have three more chairs than the third and ...
September 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Math
From experience, the manager of Kramer's Book Mart knows that 30% of the people who are browsing in the store will make a purchase. What is the probability that among ten people who are browsing in the store at least seven will make a purchase?(round answer to four decimal ...
October 8, 2012 by Toni

Basic Algebra
$5130 is to be divided equally among the members of a family group. Eight members of the family obtained knowledge of the loot and insisted their share. Determine the original number of family members.
August 19, 2014 by Kyan

Binomial Math
From experience, the manager of Kramer's Book Mart knows that 40% of the people who are browsing in the store will make a purchase. What is the probability that among ten people who are browsing in the store, at least five will make a purchase? (Round your answer to four ...
January 27, 2013 by Bersy

History
This society was matrilineal. Clan members could not marry each other because they were all blood related on the mother’s side of the family. Houses belonged to the oldest married woman in the family, and each household contained at least ten people. Sons were disciplined and ...
September 8, 2014 by Katt

English
PRINT AND BRING THIS COUPON IN Spend 20$ or more, you get 20% off 10/16/2010 only -------------------------- This is a part of an advertisement on the Internet. The expressions above is in a dotted box line. On the top in the middle of the dotted line, there is a scissor.What...
November 18, 2014 by rfvv

MATH
From experience, the manager of Kramer's Book Mart knows that 40% of the people who are browsing in the store will make a purchase. What is the probability that among ten people who are browsing in the store, at least four will make a purchase? (Round your answer to four ...
October 24, 2012 by Paul

Algebra
The profit for a company that sells chairs is defined by P= -5x^2+200x+200. Where P is profit and x is the number of chairs produced. Find the number of chairs "x" that will produce the maximum profit "P".
May 19, 2013 by Sophia

English expression
1. How many are there in your family? 2. How many people are there in your family? 3. How many members are there in your family? --------- Are they all aceptable? Which one is the most common?
March 19, 2008 by John

Statistics
Twenty people are to be seated at 3 Circular restaurant tables that seat 8,7, and 5 people respectively. Determine the number of ways that this can be done. Express your answer in scientific notation to two decimal place.
March 20, 2011 by Matt

physics
Susie and Sally are seated on opposing sides of a seesaw. Sally weighs 500 N and is seated a distance of 2 m from the fulcrum (point of rotation). Susie weighs 450 N and is seated a distance of 2.5 m from the fulcrum. Who is being lifted upward?
March 20, 2013 by Jessica

Math
Write an equation and solve. 1/A spider has 8legs. What is the number of legs on 5spiders? 2/A truck has 6wheels. What is the number of wheels on ten trucks? 3/A table seats 4 people. How many people can be seated at 6 tables? 4/There are 3 feet in 1 yard. How many feet are in...
December 1, 2013 by Nawaf

Basic Algebra
$5130 is to be divided equally among the members of a family group. Eight members of the family obtained knowledge of the loot and insisted their share. Determine the original number of family members. I dont want the answer just need to know the formula to work it out... or a...
August 19, 2014 by Kyan

math
Bart's drama club put on a play.There were 843 people in the audience.Each ticket to the play cost $8.The audience was seated in 3 sections.If each section had the same number of people,how many people were in each section?
March 7, 2011 by samantha

Math
Mr. Thatch needs to buy tables and chairs for his office suite. Tables cost $90 and chairs cost $40. Mr. Thatch can spend no more than $1,000. a. Write an inequality that expresses this situation in terms of the number of tables(t) purchased and the number of chairs(c) ...
March 20, 2011 by Harlery

Math
Mr. Thatch needs to buy tables and chairs for his office suite. Tables cost $90 and chairs cost $40. Mr. Thatch can spend no more than $1,000. a. Write an inequality that expresses this situation in terms of the number of tables(t) purchased and the number of chairs(c) ...
March 20, 2011 by Harlery

English
1. There are many people in the park. 2. There are many peoples in the park. (Is #2 right?) 3. How many people are there in your family? 4. How many members are there in your family? 5. How many are there in your family? (Are the three sentences above all correct?) 6. Do you ...
April 25, 2009 by John

Algebra help
Your cost c to buy w pounds of walnuts at $6/Ib represented by c = 6w A truck originally held 24 chairs. You remove 2 chairs at a time. The number of chairs n remaining after you make t trips is represented by n= 24-2t. The volume V remaining in a 243-ft^3 pile of gravel ...
November 6, 2014 by Mia

probability
How many different ways can 5 people be seated on a bench?
October 7, 2009 by Sharon

English
can you help me to answer these questions? What lifestyles (lifestyle is a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes) can people lead? What are the main differences among lifestyles? What do you have in mind when you speak about luxurious, traditional ...
September 14, 2010 by CaroLina

probability
How many ways can 12 people be seated about a round table?
October 8, 2009 by Sharon

Math
Plz give me solution The c.p of 13 chairs is the same as the s.p of 18 chairs.find the gain or loss %
January 9, 2013 by Simran

4 gr
forty people are lined up to ride the ski lift to the top of the mountain. Each chair on the holds 3 people. How many chairs will it take to get everyone up the mountain?
September 27, 2012 by william

math
in the auditorium there are 24 rows of seats. the first second rows have 8 chairs and the third and fourth rows have 10 chairs.if this pattern continues.how many chairs are in the auditorium?
November 17, 2012 by shane

PLEASE HELP
a). How many ways can a person select three appetizers and two soups if there are six appetizers and five soups on the dinner menu? b). Three married couples have bought tickets for six seats in a row for a movie. - HOw many ways can they be seated? - How many ways can they be...
February 14, 2007 by Martha

MAth
Please help. a). How many ways can a person select three appetizers and two soups if there are six appetizers and five soups on the dinner menu? b). Three married couples have bought tickets for six seats in a row for a movie. - HOw many ways can they be seated? - How many ...
February 13, 2007 by Susie

science
a train is going 95mph you walk 5mph toward front of train. in relation to passanger seated on train how fast are you moving? The seated passenger is fixed in the same frame of reference as the train. Therefore the walking passenger has a relative velocity of 5 mph relative to...
October 18, 2006 by pat

math
how do i determine how many people are in a family including mom and dad if 1/2 of family is male children and 1/3 of family is female children? What formula do i use to find my answer?
February 2, 2010 by Janice

ALGEBRA
Bill wants to open a business selling chairs. It will cost him a fixed amount of $1,000,000 to open a factory, and a variable cost of $5 to manufacture each chair. What will the total cost be to produce: 1,000 chairs? 100,000 chairs?
February 28, 2010 by GGift

math
the picnic committee dicided that the charge for this year's fundraiser picnic is $10 per family puls %2 for each person in the family. determine the number of people in a family that pays $36?
February 23, 2012 by taylor

math
If 1/3 of a family is female children and 1/2 of a family is male children Including the parents how do I find the number of people in the family?
February 1, 2010 by Janice

Math
8 people are going to sit on 6 chairs. Two of them John and Kelly can't sit next to each other. How many ways can you put the people to seats? The answer is 10080, but I can't figure out how to calculate it.
April 8, 2014 by Helga

English expression
Let's play the 'who is it' game, in which the appropriate person stands up. Class, first, stand up. I will ask you questions. If your answer is 'Yes, I do' or 'Yes, I am', you should remain standing. However, if your answer is 'No, I'm not' or 'No, I don't', you should be ...
March 26, 2008 by John

Math
Each table in the cafateria seats 8 people. Find the total number of people that can be seated at 7,8,9, and 10 tables.if the average bill per person is $12, how much money can the cafeteria expect from 7,8,9, and 10 tables that have no empty seats
September 17, 2012 by Shion

Math
Each table in the cafateria seats 8 people. Find the total number of people that can be seated at 7,8,9, and 10 tables.if the average bill per person is $12, how much money can the cafeteria expect from 7,8,9, and 10 tables that have no empty seats
September 17, 2012 by Shion

math
Evan told his class that the people in his family have 14 legs altogether.Quinton said that there must be 7 people in Evan's family.Is Quinton correct?Explain.
November 5, 2014 by lakevia

algebra 1
The Question Writing Commitee consists of seven volunteers from around the country who are amazingly dedicated to the Mathcounts program. This past weekend, was the last meeting for this particular group of question writers. Before the meeting, they are put into pairs, eith ...
January 31, 2008 by Tibby

Maths
They were 336 people at a concert.if 2/3 were childre,how many chairs were needed for the adults?
February 12, 2013 by Siphosethu

English
(08VerC27-31) Identify and circle the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.Rita enjoyed to be(A) able to meet(B) several(C) members of Congress during her vacation(D). 2.Several delegates(A) flew from England to greeting(B) the ambassador(C) and his family...
June 23, 2011 by Bayarbold

Math
Six people are going to sit in a row on a bench. Romeo wasnts to sit next to Juliet. Caesar does not want to sit next to Brutus. Homer and Pierre can sit anywhere. In how many ways can these people be seated?
October 2, 2012 by Sarah

Math
If it takes 45 minutes to make 15 chairs how long would it take to make 100 chairs.
April 6, 2012 by Ian

Math
Each table in the cafateria seats 8 people. Find the total number of people that can be seated at 7,8,9, and 10 tables.if the average bill per person is $12, how much money can the cafeteria expect from 7,8,9, and 10 tables that have no empty seat? All I need the to know is ...
September 17, 2012 by Unknown

math
A class of college freshmen is composed of 110 students. Among these students, 75 are taking English, 52 are taking history, 50 are taking math, 33 are taking English and history, 30 are taking English and Math, 22 are taking History and Math, and 13 are taking all three ...
October 26, 2012 by vilma

math
A class of college freshmen is composed of 110 students. Among these students, 75 are taking English, 52 are taking history, 50 are taking math, 33 are taking English and history, 30 are taking English and Math, 22 are taking History and Math, and 13 are taking all three ...
October 26, 2012 by vilma

Math
Explain It Evan told his class that the people in his family have 14 legs altogether. Quinton said that there must be 7 people in Evan's family. Is Quinton correct? Explain
February 5, 2013 by Quan

GCSE Maths - Probability
First the denominator. There are 8*7*6*5*4*3*2*1 = 40320 ways the 8 friends could be seated. Now the numerator: There a 6 possible seats for Trevor (he cant have an end seat). For each of these 6 seats, the two brothers could be seated in 2 ways. (A on the left B on the right ...
May 29, 2007 by economyst

Creative Writing
So, for my assignment on extending the definition of family, I will develop the definition by telling what family means to me. I am starting this essay right now, if there's any suggestions or commments that will help me please let me know. I want to take a few mintues to free...
November 30, 2009 by y912f

Algebra 2
In how many different ways can six people be seated in a six-passenger van?
February 28, 2012 by Megan

ps316
There 112 seats there 7 seats in each row and 70 people are seated how many rows are empty
November 30, 2014 by janice

math grade 6
a carpainter made 20 pieces of furniture comprising of 74 legs. stool of 3 legs and chairs of 4 legs. How many chairs and stools did he make.
February 28, 2012 by Jen

Calc
t 0 5 10 r(t)0 90 0 A shop is open 9 AM - 7 PM. The function r(t), gives the rate at which customers arrive (in people/hour) at time t, where t measures time in hours since 9 AM. Suppose that the salespeople can serve customers at a rate of 75 people per hour. At 4 hrs after ...
July 21, 2014 by Natalie

english
Could somebody check this for me please? My name is Damian Donarski I'm ten years old. I live in Bournemouth now,but I was born In Poland. I live here with my family, which has three members my parents and me. I like playing football with my friends. My mum is 37 years old,she...
May 5, 2013 by kina

English
Can you check if the following statements and questions are correct? Thank you very much. 1) Answer one among the following four questions. Write five lines only. 2)What does the ghost urge Hamlet to do in Act III Scene IV? 3)What or How (?) did the Elizabethans think of ...
February 14, 2010 by Franco

math
a driver comes to pick up members of your family (20 members) for a family reunion. the van holds 7 people not including the driver. assuming none of the babies will be riding (2 babies in the group of 20) how many different ways can 7 people be chosen to ride in the van?
March 24, 2013 by john

math
kim put i chair around the table .two sides of the table have 5 chairs. two sides of the table have 2 chairs. how many chairs did kim use
December 2, 2007 by ceema

arithmetic
There are 18 people. There is $72.00 to split among the top 4 people. How is that figured out?
May 13, 2008 by Harriet

daily word promblems
The line for the cake walk was one-third the length of the line for the hoop shoot if there were 12 people in line for the hoop shoot how many people were in for the dunking machine?
September 5, 2012 by daisy

Financing and Budget
which one of these categories would most likely be found in the operating budget of a day care center? A. Loan payments B.Tables and chairs for classrooms C.Deposits for utility services D. Desks and chairs for the office C.
November 19, 2014 by Amanda

math
Fran bought 6 yards of blue tapestry material. She used it to upholster 3 chairs. How much of the material would che need to upholster 7 chairs?
January 25, 2012 by gary

Math
The line for the Dunking Machine was twice as long as the Cake Walk line. The line for the Cake Walk was one-third the length of the line for the Hoop Shoot. If there were 12 people in line for the Hoop Shoot, how many people were in the line for the Dunking Machine?
April 27, 2011 by Rosa

science
Never found in nature uncombined? Alkali metals Alkaline Earth Metals Boron Family Carbon Family Nitrogen Family Oxygen Family Halogen Family Noble Gases
November 7, 2007 by liz

English
I'm confused about the meaning of this sentence: The typical family is three or four children; the latter among the 8 to 12 children that will be born into the family during the lives of the parents. So I get confused where it says "the latter" Does this mean that in total ...
September 15, 2010 by Amy~

Geometry
Alonso can't decide which size pizza to order. The 10-inch cheese and sausage pizza is $7.99, while the 12-inch deluxe is $8.99. The dimensions given are the diameters of the pizzas. If he gets the 10-inch pizza, the total price will be divided among 3 people. If he chooses ...
November 22, 2009 by aleah

math
Alonso can't decide which size pizza to order. The 10-inch cheese and sausage pizza is $7.99, while the 12-inch deluxe is $8.99. The dimensions given are the diameters of the pizzas. If he gets the 10-inch pizza, the total price will be divided among 3 people. If he chooses ...
December 20, 2009 by kate

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