Counting and probability

posted by Ashley

I have no idea on how to do this, please help!

Maya is invited to a wedding. She's gets all the items (dress pants, shoes, necklaces and a scarf) she finds suitable to wear out of her closet.

A) Maya has two dress pants and four blouses. how many outfits does she have consisting of a blouse and a pair of pants.

B) she finds three suitable dresses. How many outfits does she have conditions g of a pants outfit or a dress?

C) maya finds five pairs of shoes, two of them with high heels not suitable for a pants outfit. How many outfits does she have consisting of pants a blouse and shoes?

  1. Reiny

    A) Maya can wear two different pants, for each of those she can wear 4 different blouse, so number of different outfits = 2x4 or 8

    B) don't understand the English

    C) so she can wear 2 different pants, with 4 different blouses, with 3 different pairs of shoes
    number of outfits = 2x4x3 = 24

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