A corporation must appoint a  president, chief executive officer  (CEO), chief operating officer  (COO), and chief financial officer  (CFO). It must also appoint a planning committee with four different members. There are 15qualified candidates and officers can also serve on the committee.Complete parts  (a) through  (c) below. a. How many different ways can the officers be appointed?There are nothing different ways to appoint the officers. b. How many different ways can the committee be appointed?There are nothing different ways to appoint the committee. c. What is the probability of randomly selecting the committee members and getting the five youngest of the qualified candidates? P(getting the five youngest of the qualified candidates)equals=nothing​

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Asked Apr 1, 2019
A corporation must appoint a  president, chief executive officer  (CEO), chief operating officer  (COO), and chief financial officer  (CFO). It must also appoint a planning committee with four different members. There are 15
qualified candidates and officers can also serve on the committee.
Complete parts  (a) through  (c) below.
 
a. How many different ways can the officers be appointed?
There are nothing different ways to appoint the officers.
 
b. How many different ways can the committee be appointed?
There are nothing different ways to appoint the committee.
 
c. What is the probability of randomly selecting the committee members and getting the five youngest of the qualified candidates?
 
P(getting the five youngest of the qualified candidates)equals=nothing
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Step 1

The total number of qualified candidates = 15

The officers need to be appointed = 4                                                                                                                       (President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial officer)

Here count does count so we use permutations.

The number of different ways of appointing Officers = 15P4 = 32,760.

Step 2

The total number of qualified candidates = 15

The total number of planning committee members = 4

Here order does not count as all the planning committee memb...

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