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marceloronniel

  • 3 years ago

Find the number of ways in which 5 men and 4 women can be seated round a table so that no two women are together.

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  1. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    If no two women are together, then we have an alternate sitting pattern: a man, then a woman, a man and so on.

  2. marceloronniel
    • 3 years ago
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    so there are (5-1)!*4! right?

  3. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    We can't have two men together, right? If we do, then there must be a place where two women are together.

  4. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    I think it is just \(5!4!\)

  5. marceloronniel
    • 3 years ago
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    but it is in a round table.....

  6. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Ah! Yes.

  7. marceloronniel
    • 3 years ago
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    am I right?

  8. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Yes

  9. marceloronniel
    • 3 years ago
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    thanks a lot.... :)

  10. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    No problem!

  11. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    You did more of the work. lol

  12. marceloronniel
    • 3 years ago
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    :)

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