mathmath333
  • mathmath333
Counting Problem
Mathematics
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  • schrodinger
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mathmath333
  • mathmath333
\(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} & \normalsize \text{Find the number of words with or without meaning which can be made } \hspace{.33em}\\~\\ & \normalsize \text{using all the letters of the word AGAIN. If these words are written as } \hspace{.33em}\\~\\ & \normalsize \text{as in a dictionary, what will be the 50th word?} \hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
freckles
  • freckles
hmmm we know there will by 5!/2! words aka 60 words so now we got to figure out I guess how many words start with a, how many with g, how many with i, and then last how many with n
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
yes

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mathmath333
  • mathmath333
dictionary operates in alphabetical order
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
I think it would be easy to count from the last page (60th word)
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
or in reverse alphabetical order..
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
i still dont understand how to find 50th word
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
First notice that finding 50th word in alphabetical order is same as finding 11th word in reverse alphabetical order
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
yes i get that
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
whats the first word in reverse alphabetical order ?
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
\(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} sleek-feathered oneA\hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
lol \(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} \text{sleek-feathered oneA}\hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
openstudy doesn't like sleek-feathered oneA try putting spaces between letters..
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
openstudy is misunderstanding my word hmm
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
\(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} \text{N_I_G_A_A}\hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
Right, Fix first letter. Forget about first letter. How many words can you make with the remaining four letters ?
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
4!/2!=12
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
Yes, whats the 12th word ?
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
\(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} \text{N_A_A_G_I}\hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
Yes, whats the 11th word ?
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
\(\large \color{black}{\begin{align} \text{N_A_A_I_G}\hspace{.33em}\\~\\ \end{align}}\)
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
is it correct
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
Yep! thats the 11th word in reverse alphabetical order
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
As discussed earlier, that will be the 50th word in alphabetical order
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
yep thnkz
mathmath333
  • mathmath333
by the what is this file about , i get it with an error page http://assets.openstudy.com/updates/1235123123/file-name.thing
ganeshie8
  • ganeshie8
looks the requested file either doesnt exist or you don't have permissions to access that file

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