### In how many ways can a man divide 7 gifts among his 3 children if the eldest is to receive 3 gifts and the others 2 each? From a group of n people, suppose that we want to choose a committee of k, k <=n, one of whom is to be designated as a chairperson. By focusing first on the choice of the committee and then on the choice of the chair, argue that there are (n choose k)?k possible choices.

5. In how many ways can a man divide 7 gifts among his 3 children if the eldest is to receive 3 gifts and the others 2 each? 6. From a group of n people, suppose that we want to choose a committee of k, k <= n, one of whom is to be designated as a chairperson. (a) By focusing first on the choice of the committee and then