An award presentation has been devised for seven people: Jeff, Karen, Lyle, Maria, Norm, Olivia and Paul.
In how many ways can the awards alternate between men and women with the first award being presented to a woman?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:37 pm ad1c9bdddf
Assumption : Jeff, Norm and Paul are the only men.
So the following are the Number of ways :
1st Award - can go to ...
The solution uses combinations to determine the all possible number of ways.