College Algebra

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ISBN: 9781305115545

Author: James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, Saleem Watson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Chapter 9, Problem 3CC

(a) What is a combination of r elements of a set? How many combinations are there of *n *elements taken *r *at a time?

(b) How many subsets does a set with *n *elements have?

(c) A pizza parlor offers ten different toppings. How many three-topping pizzas are possible? How many pizzas are possible?

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Ch. 9.1 - The Fundamental Counting Principle says that if...Ch. 9.1 - The number of ways of arranging r objects form n...Ch. 9.1 - The number of ways of choosing r objects from n...Ch. 9.1 - True or False? In counting combinations, order...Ch. 9.1 - Evaluating Permutations and Combinations Evaluate...Ch. 9.1 - Evaluating Permutations and Combinations Evaluate...Ch. 9.1 - Prob. 7ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 8ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 9ECh. 9.1 - Evaluating Permutations and Combinations Evaluate...

Ch. 9.1 - Prob. 11ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 12ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 13ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 14ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 15ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 16ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 17ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 18ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 19ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 20ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 21ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 22ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 23ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 24ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 25ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 26ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 27ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 28ECh. 9.1 - Fundamental Counting Principle. The exercises...Ch. 9.1 - Prob. 30ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 31ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 32ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 33ECh. 9.1 - Prob. 34ECh. 9.1 - Fundamental Counting Principle. 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