A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 one year ago
On his university application, Prashad must list his course choices in order of preference.
He must choose four of the six courses available in his major discipline and three of the four courses offered in related subjects.
In how many ways can Prashad list his course choices? Explain the reasoning for your answer.
anonymous
 one year ago
On his university application, Prashad must list his course choices in order of preference. He must choose four of the six courses available in his major discipline and three of the four courses offered in related subjects. In how many ways can Prashad list his course choices? Explain the reasoning for your answer.

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Since the wording of this question says "how many ways can he list his courses" the order in which they are picked does matter right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So I use the permutation 6*5*4*3=360 For his major disciplines

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0three of the four courses=4*3*2=24 Therefore the order in which he can list the course equals to 360*24=8640

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can someone confirm that my solutions are right?

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here is my best guess dw:1437286293253:dw multiply the choices for major and minor together for the answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06*5*4*3=360 4*3*2=24 360*24=8640

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think I got it right

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the only thing not mentioned is whether he must choice the major course before the minor course if is order isn't important in the way major ore minor are selected.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes the wording is a little unsure

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0However I can assume as such right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the use of "list" borders nominal or ordinal

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then ther maybe 2 ways of slecting the courses as a multiplier to your answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok. I'll take that into consideration. Thanks.
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.