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  • 5 years ago

what is the minimum value of n such that there are at least 1 million ways the people can be seated? the expression involving factorials for the mumber of ways the 5 people can be seated if there are n empty seats is : nP5: n!/(n-5)!

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  1. anonymous
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    u just need to get the smallest number whose factorial is over 1 million

  2. anonymous
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    there are n factorial ways to arrange n people.

  3. anonymous
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    thanks can you show an equation that explains the ways to arrange the people please :)

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