Math 157
posted by Ty .
A ship carries exactly 10 different signal flags. If each
possible combination and ordering of 4 of these flags
connotes a specific message, how many signals can be
sent with these flags, taken 4 at a time?

How about trying some of these yourself?
Let us know what you have done so far? 
I have and if you don't want to help don't post anything thank you.

You've posted 14 math questions today, and have received help on some of these. We can help you better if we have some idea of your thinking.
Please note that Jiskha isn't here to give answers.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

MATH Prob.
A ship carries exactly 10 different signal flags. If each possible combination and ordering of 4 of these flags connotes a specific message, how many signals can be sent with these flags, taken 4 at a time? 
math
A ship carries exactly 10 different signal flags. If each possible combination and ordering of 4 of these flags connotes a specific message, how many signals can be sent with these flags, taken 4 at a time? 
math
A signal is made by placing 3 flags, one above the other, on a flag pole. If there are 8 different flags available, how many possible signals can be flown? 
Math
Raul and Rosie are playing a guessing game. Rosie tells Raul that she has 62 miniature flags in her bag, all green or red. Rosie then tells Raul that if she doubled the green flags and halved the red flags, she would have 88 miniature … 
Math
A ship carries exactly 10 different signal flags. If each possible combination and ordering of 4 of these flags connotes a specific message, how many signals can be sent with these flags, taken 4 at a time? 
Math Probability
3) For years, ocean going ships have been using colored flags for signaling. By changing the order of the colored flags, the ships can send out different signals. If most ships carry six flags (each of different colors) how many different … 
Math
Suppose we are given for identical red flags, 2 identical blue flags, and 3 identical green flags. Find the number of (M) different signals that can be formed by hanging the nine flags in a vertical line. M=? 
salag national high school
If a ship has only 5 flags and 2 of them are alike w/ which to send signals,how many different signals can be sent if all flags are used? 
linear algebra
A signal lac has six flags of which 1is blue ,two z white,3 ar red.it sends messages hostin flags in a flagpole.d messages ar being conveyed by d order in which d colours ar arranged find hw many mesaages it can send.......a.using … 
math
a teacher bought five flags of different countries to use in a class activity she added them to the flags she already had in the classroom she borrowed four more flags but two of these weren't used in the end ten flags were used in …