College Algebra

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ISBN: 9781305115545

Author: James Stewart, Lothar Redlin, Saleem Watson

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Chapter 9, Problem 5T

A commuter must Lrae1 from Ajax to Barrie and back every day. Four roads join the two cities. The commuter likes to vary the trip as much as possible, so she always leaves and returns by different roads. In how many different ways can she make the round-trip?

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