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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Math
In November 1994, the first live concert on the Interent by a major rock n roll band was broadcast. Most fans stand in lines for hours to get tickets for concerts. Suppose you are in line for tickets. There are 200 more people ahead of you than behind you in line. the whole ...
October 2, 2007 by Ashley V

7th grade math vocabulary
The number of ways 6 people can sit in 6 chairs is the number of________________.
March 9, 2009 by Nicole

Budget
Which one of these categories would most likely be found in the operating budget of a day care center? A. Tables and chairs for classroom B.Desks and chairs for the office C. Deposits for utility services D. Loan payments I chose the letter C. Can someone check my answer.
March 20, 2009 by Cynthia

math
A downtown auditorium hosts large events. The auditorium can seat 600 people at one time. The sponsors of an awards dinner are using the auditorium for 450 people. The chef has prepared meals for 3/4 of the usual 600 people. The pastry chef has made enough dessert for 5/8 of ...
March 27, 2014 by mikel

Physics
7. In a meeting room, there are chairs, a table, and people. Which of these things has a temperature a) lower than, b) greater than, or c) equal to the temperature of the air?
April 27, 2010 by Ruth

math
henry was setting up 18 chairs he wanted to make rows so all of the chais would fit without any leftovers how does he do it????? MAIN QUESTION:HOW MANY ROWS WOULD THERE BE WITHOUT ANY LEFT OVER CHAIRS????????
March 6, 2014 by canace

Calculus Help
The deal your assistant signs calls for the sale of a minimum of 260 chairs and up to 410 chairs. The price will be $88 per chair if only 260 chairs are bought, but will be discounted by $0.2 per chair (on the entire order) for every chair ordered in addition to the minimum. ...
July 15, 2014 by Anonymous

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 for the hoop shot. If there were 12 people in line for the hoop shot, how many people were in line for the dunking machine?
September 9, 2008 by skate

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
In how many ways can the 10 kids in my class be seated in a circle if John and Sam insist on being seated diametrically opposite each other and if Stacy and Roger also insist on being diametrically opposite each other?
October 11, 2013 by Epic

math
TEN PEOPLE PLAY CARDS STARTING ON MAY 27TH,2014, FOR 27 TUESDAYS, ENDING ON NOV. 25TH2014. HOW TO GIVE EQUAL PLAYING TIME TO ALL WHEN ONLY 8 PEOPLE ARE NEEDED FOR EACH TUESDAY.?
May 20, 2014 by HARVEY

Math
There are about 7 billion people on Earth. Suppose that they all lined up and held hands, each person taking about 2 yards of space. a. How long a line would the people form? b. The circumference of the Earth is about 25,000 miles at the equator. How many times would the line ...
November 17, 2013 by Brandon

Finance
A non-profit hospital's asset definition is >$1500, but they want to buy 10 chairs at $200 each - for a total purchase price of $2000. The useful life of the chairs would be 15 yrs, per AHA guidelines. Can this purchase be capitalized & depreciated over the life or must it ...
December 3, 2010 by Anne

business
Identify the sentence that contains the correct form (the contraction or the possessive word). All of the stylists stations at the hair salon are furnished with posh leather chairs. All of the stylistsí stations at the hair salon are furnished with posh leather chairs. All of ...
May 27, 2010 by Anonymous

accounting
Jesse, Inc., located in Mesa, Arizona, manufactures high-end baby chairs. The firmís cost accountant, Lisa, has been assigned by the CEO to determine how many baby chairs Jesse, Inc., needs to make and sell in order to break even. She is given the following data: Baby chair ...
February 9, 2010 by Crystal

FIN
Jesse, Inc., located in Mesa, Arizona, manufactures high-end baby chairs. The firmís cost accountant, Lisa, has been assigned by the CEO to determine how many baby chairs Jesse, Inc., needs to make and sell in order to break even. She is given the following data: Baby chair ...
May 25, 2011 by ZICKO

math
A carpenter can make some chairs and stools. All together there are 32 legs. If the carpenter has pieces of wood that can be used to make 9 seats, how many chairs and how many stools can a carpenter make?
November 9, 2010 by dana

Physics
60.0 kg boy and a 40.0 kg girl are sitting in identical office chairs in a large warehouse. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the chairs and the horizontal floor are both 0.250. The boy puts his feet up against the girlís chair and pushes it with a ...
April 2, 2012 by LEBZA

statistics
16 people attend party.A party table with,8 chairs on both sides.4 want to sit on one side & 2 want to sit otherside.Find the no of ways this can be arranged.
July 9, 2008 by indu

math
Suppose that 4 people sit in 4 chairs in a circle. How many different new seating arrangemens are possible if each person can move 1 chair to the left or right or remain as is and if 1 person must be in each chair?
March 11, 2014 by Viking

Mathematics
Suppose that 4 people sit in 4 chairs in a circle. How many different new seating arrangements are possible if each person can move 1 chair to the left or right or remain as is and if 1 person must be in each chair?
March 12, 2014 by WALTER

english
14 line ten syllable poems
November 4, 2008 by bob

business math
If Naomi decides that she will invest $3,000 per year in a 6% annuity for the first ten years, $6,000 for the next ten years, and $9,000 for the next ten years, how much will she accumulate? Treat each ten year period as a separate annuity. After ten years of an annuity, then ...
April 5, 2010 by Heather

Algebra
Please help solve Problem of the Week Waiting in line... The week before the big concert, five friends Alan, Ben, Cameron, Derryck, and Garrett, stood in line to buy tickets. There were other people there, but the five friends were in the line in the order listed above. The ...
April 19, 2012 by Linda

essay writing
Hello. Below is a sentence in my essay for school: Lolling in lounge and other chairs gathered around the pool, alleviating water slides down the throats of loving relations. I was curious if this was written correctly because 'alleviating water' comes after the comma when the...
October 24, 2006 by Florence

Math
Ten people can paint 60 houses in 120 days, so five people can paint 30 houses in:
September 13, 2007 by Anonymous

business
2. Scaling Study Develop a short questionnaire (five to ten questions) and distribute it to at least ten people. Use at least two different types of questions in the survey. Analyze the responses and comment on the validity and reliability of your questionnaire. Prepare a 1,...
March 14, 2008 by JAMES

Reading
Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy Line 15: Taffy is ...
November 14, 2011 by Bob

READING
Which line in the poem contains an example of onomatopoeia? A. Line 6 B. Line 7 C. Line 14 D. Line 15 Line 6: and you'll forget all about that broccoli you chop Line 7: Rock candy looks like beautiful glass Line 14: but spinach tastes all gritty and sandy Line 15: Taffy is ...
November 14, 2011 by Bob

algebra
The week before the big concert, five friends Alan, Ben, Cameron, Derryck, and Garrett, stood in line to buy tickets. There were other people there, but the five friends were in the line in the order listed above. The line was really long, and they were pretty bored. Cameron ...
April 16, 2012 by zachary

algebra
The week before the big concert, five friends Alan, Ben, Cameron, Derryck, and Garrett, stood in line to buy tickets. There were other people there, but the five friends were in the line in the order listed above. The line was really long, and they were pretty bored. Cameron ...
April 18, 2012 by zachary

math
How to use a number line to round 148 to the nearest ten.
September 17, 2012 by liz

Englis
She answered (sooner or soonest) of the ten people asked....Which do I use?
January 11, 2012 by Tammy

Math
How many ways can 5 people be arranged in a straight line if there are 12 people to choose from
March 26, 2011 by Valerie

Physical Science
In your room are things such as tables, chairs and other people. Which of these things has a temperature lower than air? Greater than air? And equal to the temperature of air?
March 1, 2008 by Rachel

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