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anonymous
 4 years ago
10 distinct computational tasks are to be assigned to 3 processors. The first processor should receive 5 tasks, the second processor should receive 3 tasks, and the third processor should receive 2 tasks. The total number of different assignments that obey the given constraint is....
anonymous
 4 years ago
10 distinct computational tasks are to be assigned to 3 processors. The first processor should receive 5 tasks, the second processor should receive 3 tasks, and the third processor should receive 2 tasks. The total number of different assignments that obey the given constraint is....

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is it 2520?, (10 choose 5) times (5choose3) times (2choose2)

2bornot2b
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[3!\times (^{10}C_5\times ^5C_3\times ^2C_2)\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why multiply by 3 factorial?

2bornot2b
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I am considering that you are allowed to decide which machine you call 1 and which 2 and which 3

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i understand what your saying but does the question mean that? i mean your answer would be appropriate if its just a division of tasks among 3 processors

2bornot2b
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The question doesn't state that out clearly. However, you know which answer is for which question..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0k this is the follow up question

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.010 distinct computational tasks are to be assigned to 3 processors. The total number of different assignments is...

2bornot2b
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Any more questions? Or I am out of the way..

mathmate
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.03^10 assumes the processors are distinct. (not explicitly specified in the question). If the processors are not distinct (such as same model, same brand), then it is 3^10/3!.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that works out to be 9841.5 possibilities
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