## dlthorne 2 years ago There are 11 horses in a race. In how many ways can the first three positions of the order of the finish occur? (Assume there are no ties.) A) 994 B) 165 C) 990 D) 163

1. dlthorne

Out of 25 questions, I m stuck on 6 of them

2. satellite73

how many ways can you be stuck on 6 out of 25 questions?

3. satellite73

11 horses for the first position 10 for the second 9 for the third counting principle says multiply these together, you get $11\times 10\times 9$ you compute in your head

4. dlthorne

990

5. dlthorne

Oh!! I have it...

6. satellite73

yes, 990

7. dlthorne

I will be postin 3 more questions and thanks for all your assistance