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anonymous
 one year ago
The legislature of Puerto Rico consists of a 27member Senate and a 51member House of Representatives.
How many ways are there to choose a group of five members from the Puerto Rican legislature?
anonymous
 one year ago
The legislature of Puerto Rico consists of a 27member Senate and a 51member House of Representatives. How many ways are there to choose a group of five members from the Puerto Rican legislature?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How would you begin this excercise?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have tried doing the 78! where 78 x 77 x 76 x 75 x 74 = 2,533,330,800 it is incorrect

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Why would it be incorrect? If it doesn't matter if it's one of the Senate or one of the House, it should be correct

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it says it is incorrect. that is the most logical way i find to answer the problem. Do you have any other ways? i am stuck on this one.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let me break it down. first we add 27 + 51 = 78 78 members in total then is asks me how many ways are there to choose a group of five members from the PR Legislature so I calculate 78! but it is wrong!!! what am I missing?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.078!/5!(73!) the answer is 21,111,090

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm sorry I couldn't help

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it is ok. I get stuck and panic.
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