## anonymous 3 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. anonymous

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

2. anonymous

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

3. anonymous

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. anonymous

990

5. anonymous

Oh!! I have it...

6. anonymous

yes, 990

7. anonymous

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