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kingkos

  • 2 years ago

in how many ways can 10 men applying for a job be hired if here 2 available positions?

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  1. RadEn
    • 2 years ago
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    can each man applying more than 1 position ?

  2. bakonloverk
    • 2 years ago
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    woulnt the answer b 20?

  3. kingkos
    • 2 years ago
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    maybe 1 position they didnt tell

  4. RadEn
    • 2 years ago
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    ohh, 10P2

  5. kingkos
    • 2 years ago
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    thanks raden finish ! =)

  6. RadEn
    • 2 years ago
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    welcome

  7. melanka
    • 2 years ago
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    10!/(2!*(10-2)!)=45 ways

  8. nycfunction
    • 2 years ago
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    This is a combination not a permutation question. Melanka is right! The question does not indicate an ordering of events. In this question, the order of the events does not matter. Thus the answer is 45 ways or combinations.

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