# Permutations

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### math permutations

how many distinguishable permutations are there of the letters in the word effective

### Math

Find the probability that if the letters of the word "parallel" are randomly arranged that the L's will not be together. In class, I'm studying permutations and combinations. The solutions stated the no. of permutations where 3 L's are together is 6!/2!. Could you please ...

### statistics

15. The probability that a recently offered stock by a technology company will double in value within the next three months is 90%. The conclusion regarding this probability estimate was reached based on the opinion of the experts in the technology field to which this stock ...

### Permutations

What is the number of permutations for the words: QUEUE COMMITTEE PROPOSITION BASEBALL You can arrange it in any order. You can also arrange it into any order of the letters. You could use the math from FACTORIAL. I need an answer ASAP!!!

### Math

Hi! Can someone check my answers? Thanks!! Directions: Tell whether the following questions are either permutations or combinations. 1.) Number of ways the Junior class can elect a committee of officers - President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. (my answer: ...

### Math

Hi! Can someone check my answers? Thanks!! Directions: Tell whether the following questions are either permutations or combinations. 1.) Number of ways the Junior class can elect a committee of officers - President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. (my answer: ...

### alg2/trig

I got this question wrong on my test, and I have to correct it :/ How many permutations are there of all the letters in the word "TEXAS" ? The answer to this part is 120, but I have no idea on how to solve the second part without having to write it all down. *How many of these...

### Pre-Algebra Permutations and Combinations

16. Simplify 6p2 30 15 12 720 17. Simplify 8c5 6,720 336 56 10 Okay, so the formula for Permutations is n!/(n-r)! and the formula for Combinations is n!/r!(n-r)! however I don't quite know how to figure either of these out. I'm sort of blanking here! Please help. BTW, Ms. Sue...

### permutations in math

suppose 15 countries compete in an olympic event. gold, and silver,and bronze medals are awarded. how many different arrangements of winners are there if no country wins more than one medal in this event? show the work. thanks. 15 countries can get the gold 14 countries can ...

### Finite Math

Please help with this problem. In a student writing contest with 25 entries, 3 essays are selected for first, second, and third place awards and 5 are selected for honorable mention. How many ways can this be done? Thanks. Ok Gen, for the first place there are 25 choices, for ...

### math ,correction

Is this correct? consider determining how many possible phone numbers are in an area code (repeated numbers allowed) Is this a combination, a permutation, or neither? I think it would be a combination wouldn't it? Since there are ten number possibilities in each of the three ...

### math

how many distinguishable permutations are in the word MUSKETEERS?

### math

how many permutations are there for 4 numbers (0,2,3 and 5) adding up to 25 in 8 turns?

### ALGEBRA

how many permutations are there of the following word. mathematics

### Permutations

Solve for n given: nP2 = 110

### math

what is the number of distinguishable permutations of the word hippopotamus?

### permutations problems

5children are to be seated on a bench.In how many ways can it be done?

### math

Determine the number of permutations of the letter of the word "education"

### math

Determine the number of permutations of the letters of the word "EFFECTIVE"

### Math

Find the number of distinguishable permutations of the following letters: M, I, S, S, I, S, S, I, P, P, I.

### math

Find the number of distinguishable permutations of the word EDUCATED.

### probability & statistics

How many distinguishable permutations of letters are possible in the word COLORADO? is it 8!/3!?

### permutations with identical items.

how many four letter arrangements are there for the word Mattawa?

### Math

i need the answer to finding the number of three letter permutations of the letters l,s,u,v,r

### GEOMETRY

Let P=(p1,p2,…,p7) be a permutation of the integers 1,2,…7. For how many permutations P are all seven sums S1=p1,S2=p1+p2,…,S7=p1+p2+⋯+p7 not multiples of 3?

### college Mathematics

I am having problems with permutations what is 5P2 The answer I have is 20 am I wrong?

### math: permutations

How many different 4 letter arrangements can be formed from the letters in the word cards

### data managment

what are the similarities and differences between organized counting and permutations, with examples?

### Algebra

I'm doing Permutations. Simplify 9! a.45 b.362,880 c.265,456 d. 125,396 I think it's a.

### college math

Explain permutations and combinations and the differences between the two. Use examples to illustrate.

### math

How many distinguishable permutations of letters are possible in the word? BASEBALL a. 20,160 b. 10,080 c. 5040 d. 40,320

### math

The number of distinguishable permutations that can be formed from the letters of the word PRINT is 120.ITS THAT TRUE or FALSE

### algebra 2 (permutations & combinations)

from a standard deck of 52 cards, how many different five-card hands can be drawn?

### math

Write the number of permutations in factorial form. Then simplify. J K L M N O P 7! 720 8! 40,320 7! 49 7! 5,040 I think it is d.

### math: permutations

How many different 4 letter arrangements can be formed from the letters in the word cards my answer: 120 arrangments

### Statistics

Four cards are chosen at random. What is the probability that at least 2 are J's? How is this problem computed? Using Combinations or permutations?

### Algebra

I am doing the amount of permutations in the word trigonometry. For the expression, I wrote 12!/2!2!2!. I got 968003200. Is this correct? If not, should I use parenthesese? Thanks

### Elementary Statistics

Ten horses are entered in a horse race. How many permutations of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners are there?

### Math permutations

pi=(245)(1354)(125) 1) Write as a product of disjoint cycles. Ans: (14)(253) Is this correct? 2) Solve : pi^2, pi^5,pi^(-1) 3) What's the order of pi? and why?

### algebra

i need explanation how they solved this one the answer is provided: finding the number o fdistinguishable permutations. (15!)/(4!3!612!) = 6, 306,300

### math

-Find the number of distinguishable permutations of the given letters ``AAABBBCCC''. -If a permutation is chosen at random, what is the probability that it begins with at least 2 A's?

### Liberal Arts Math

Find the indicated value: a. 4C2 b. List all of the permutations of {a,b,c,d} when the elements are taken two at a time.

### Math

How many distinct permutations of the letters of the word OTTAWA being and end with the letter T? I did 6!/2! :S but i get 360. I tried 6P2=30 I am getting it wrong... help please.

### math

If you put all 720 permutations of the digits 1 through 6 in numerical order from least to greatest (ex. 123456, 123465 etc.) What would the 409 permutation be? How do I do it?

### MATH ELE.

What is the difference between combination snd permutations in Elementary math??

### statistics

17. All three‐digit numbers that can be formed using the digits 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 without repeating the digits are (a) 50. (b) 60. (c) 15. (d) 71. 18. One of the counting rules used to determine the total number of possible outcomes for experiments in which the order of ...

### maths

simplify 8C5 The "C" stands for combinations ( like combinations and permutations )

### algebra

Find the number of permutations of 5 CDs if you have a total of 23 CDs

### permutations

there are 3 numbers in a locker combination :19, 22 and 28. In how many different ways can the numbers be arranged?

### permutations and combinations

Four men and four women are to be seated alternatively at a round table. In how many ways can this be done?

### Math: Permutations and Combinations

Need a verification: Combinations of n items taken r at a time: C9n,r)= n!/(n-r)!*r! C(8,0) 8!/(8-0)!*(0)! = 8!/8!*0! = 0 or Answer is 0 or 1?

### Algebra 2

how do you do permutations??? distinguishable ex. Sweetwater would you put the total number of the letters on top and then put what is repeated on bottom???

### algabra II

does anyone have the answers to exam 00703600 inequalities, permutations, and probabilities i just need the part on graphing the inequalities

### Permutations/Combinations

In how many ways can 5 men and 5 women be seated at a round table if two men must not sit together?

### math-probability

Is there a fast way to list all the possible permutations for the letters A B C D? This also includes AAAA, BBBB, CCCC, DDDD, ABBB, ACCC, ADDD, etc

### math

One of the standard telephone numbers for directory assistance is 555−1212. How many different permutations of this telephone number are possible?.

### maths

Let P=(p1,p2,…,p7) be a permutation of the integers 1,2,…7. For how many permutations P are all seven sums S1=p1,S2=p1+p2,…,S7=p1+p2+⋯+p7 not multiples of 3? Details and assumptions A permutation is a rearrangement of the entire set of objects.

### math

write the number of permutations in factorial form.then simplify. how many different ways can you and four of your friends sit in the backseat of a limousine? A)4!;24 B)4!;120 C)5!;120 D)5!;720

### Math

We would like to test 3 different treatments on a particular type of plant. A worker at the local greenhouse will allow us to use 3 amoung 10 plants. *Note: Each treatment will be used on one and only one plant.* a) In how many different ways can we assign the plants to the ...

### Permutations

A valid password on a Web site contains 3 letters (A-Z, 26 total), followed by 3 digits (0-9). Letters and numbers can be repeated. The number of possible passwords equals _____. A. 26*25*24+10*9*8 B. 26^3+10^3 C. 26^3*10^3 D.26*25*24*10*9*8

### Permutations

A valid password on a Web site contains 3 letters (A-Z, 26 total), followed by 3 digits (0-9). Letters and numbers can be repeated. The number of possible passwords equals _____. A. 26*25*24+10*9*8 B. 26^3+10^3 C. 26^3*10^3 D.26*25*24*10*9*8

### Math

There is a test with 10 questions. Each question has a choice of three answers, but only one answer is correct. How many ways are there to fill out the test? By the way, we are learning combinations and permutations

### Math

For the three-letter set {R, S, T}, find the two-letter combinations. I realize that this deals with combinations and not permutations. I just do not understand how they want this done.

### statistics permutations and combinations

Selecting a committee: There are 7 women and 5 men in a department. How many ways can a committee of 4 be selected if there must be at least 2 women?

### algebra

using the letters in the word "MAGIC,", find the number of permutations that can be formed using 3 letters at a time A. 20 , B. 30 , C. 40, D. 60

### Math

1. Write the number of permutations in factorial form. Then simplify. How many different ways can you and six of your friends sit in your assigned seats in math class? A.6!; 120 B.6!; 720 C.7!; 2,520 •• D.7!; 5,040 Correct me

### Algebra II-Please help!!

Please help-I'm really mixed up How do I find the permutations of the first 12 letters taken 3 at a time? I have a ton of these to do and really don't understand them at all-

### Statistics

4. An environmental agency will randomly select 4 houses from a block containing 25 houses for a radon check. a) How many total selections are possible? b) How many permutations are possible?

### Permutations

A 3-member executive committee is to be formed from a 11-member board of directors. In how many ways can it be formed? 6 170 165 33 990 Please explain this to me. thank you

### math

How many different permutations can be created when anne, Becky,Carlo, dan and Esi line up to buy movie tickets, if Esi always stand behind becky?

### math

Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations please help me with this question or give me some sites too look at, I don't understand.

### Math

In a deck of 52 cards, 3 cards are chosen. What is the probability that all three card are picture cards? (king, queen, jack) By the way, we are learning combinations and permutations. Help would be greatly appreciated!

### HSPA Prep

Marybeth is trying to remember her 4-letter password. All she remembers is that no two letters in her password are the same. How many different permutations are there if the combination of letters does not have to be an actual word?

### Math

Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations. Include specific details and an explanation about what makes each situation either a combination or permutation.

### Combinations and Permutations

A committee of 3 members is selected from a club made up of 10 junior members and 20 senior members. What is the expected number of juniors in the committee?

### Algebra help PLEASE?

Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations. Include specific details and an explanation about what makes each situation either a combination or permutation.

### Math

8 runners are entered in the 1000 meter run. How many different first, second, and third place finishes could possibly occur? Is the answer 24? I think that would be a reasonable answer. Way low. I think 8*7*6=336 permutations

### EASY Pre-Algebra

In the following situation, determine whether you are asked to determine the number of permutations or combinations. Then do the calculation. How many ways can the four offices of chairman, vice chairman, secretary, and treasurer be filled from a club with 28 members?

### Math

Can someone please clarify this for me? Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations. Include specific details and an explanation about what makes each situation either a combination or permutation.

### Math - Permutations

How many different ways are there of arranging seven green and eight brown bottles in a row, so that exactly one pair of green bottles is side-by-side?

### Statistics

What is the probability of rolling a 10 with three dices. There are 6^3 = 216 possible permutations of throwing 3 dice. Of those possibilities, 27 add up to ten. They are: 1,3,6; 1,4,5; 1,5,4; 1,6,3; 2,2,6; 2,3,5; etc. up to ...6,2,2; 6,3,1 The probability of throwing 10 is ...

### statistics

n youth corp have to stand in a row if all possible permutations;are equally likely. Fine the probability that 2 particular corp members stand side by side.

### Math

Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations. Include specific details and an explanation about what makes each situation either a combination or permutation. Can you give me some sites to look at? Thank you

### Math HELP!

1. Paul collects baseball cards. He has 10 outfielders, 7 pitchers, 3 managers, and 5 infielders. If he grabs a card at random, what is the probability that he will grab an outfielder card? a. 144 b. 216 c. 8 d. 72 2. If Hank flips one coin and rolls two dice, how many ...

### ACT

In ACT math question do they ask boyt arithmetic sequence and series? Geometric sequence and series.Matrices. Permutations.

### math

find the number of permutations of 5 out of 9. then find 6 out of 6

### 2 Math Questions?

1. Paul collects baseball cards. He has 10 outfielders, 7 pitchers, 3 managers, and 5 infielders. If he grabs a card at random, what is the probability that he will grab an outfielder card? a. 144 b. 216 c. 8 d. 72 2. If Hank flips one coin and rolls two dice, how many ...

### Math

We are working on permutations and combinations and the problem reads as follows: A deli offers its cheese sandwich with various combinations of mayonnaise, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, and sprouts. 5 types of cheese are available. How many different cheese sandwiches are ...

### math

50 people purchase raffle tickets 3 winning tickets are selected at random if the first prize is $1,000, second prize is $500, and third prize is $100 in how many different ways can the prizes be awarded and is this a permutations or a combinations problem?

### math

find the permutations one person select 4 books, 2 cds, 1 dvd from 10 books, 20 cds, and 5 dvd

### Permutations

1. 4! a.) 3 b.) 6 c.) 12 d.) 24****** 2. 5! a.) 25******** b.) 120 c.) 250 d.) 625 5. Five friends are having their picture taken. How many ways can the photographer arrange the friends in a row? a.) 150 b.) 100 c.) 120******* d.) 80 6. How would you apply the fundamental ...

### Math

Complete the following task in your discussion group: Create two different situations: one in which you use combinations and one in which you use permutations. Include specific details and an explanation about what makes each situation either a combination or permutation. Can ...

### College Mathematics

Counting principles and permutations. A social security number consists of 9 digits. How many different social security numbers are possible if repetition of digits is permitted. digits 0-9

### Gr.12 Data Management

These 2 questions have to do with permutations answer to #1-26 answer to #2-3439 1. In how many ways can you form a 3 digit number, using only the digits of the number 21 150? 2. How many natural numbers less than 10 000 include at least one nine. please explain to me how you ...

### Data Management

These 2 questions have to do with permutations answer to #1-26 answer to #2-3439 1. In how many ways can you form a 3 digit number, using only the digits of the number 21 150? 2. How many natural numbers less than 10 000 include at least one nine. please explain to me how you ...

### Math

3 animals need to be chosen. There are 3 tigers, 6 bears, and 4 dogs. Find the probability that: a) 1 tiger, 1 bear, and 1 dog are chosen b) 3 bears are chosen c) no tigers are chosen by the way, we are learning combinations and permutations. Thank you for your help!!!

### Math

In a mathematics olympiad there are 20 finalists. In how many ways can three equal prizes be awarded, assuming that two prizes cannot be given to one finalist? In how many ways can a first, second and a third place be awarded? (I understand that Permutations and Combinations ...

### algebra 1

Could someone check these? basic honors algebra 1 question of eight students in a class three will be chosen for student government positions. what is the number of permutations of those eight students to hold the three different positions? 24** 336 112 56

### Math

A committee of 5 people is to be formed from a group of 7 women and 4 men. How many possible committees can be formed if: the committee then must chose a president and a vice president, how many ways could these two positions be chosen? why is it permutations not combination? ...

### math

Write the number of permutations in factorial form. Then simplify. How many different ways can you and four of your friends sit in the backseat of a limousine? a) 4!; 24 b) 4!; 120 c) 5!; 120 *** d) 5!; 720 Below are the results of tossing a number cube 7 times. Find the ...### Pages

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