Purchase Solution

Statistics - Permutations, Combinations or neither

Not what you're looking for?

Ask Custom Question

Decide if the situation involves permutations, combination's or neither.

The number of ways 17 people can line up in a row for concert tickets.

Does the situation involve permutations, combination's or neither?
(choose correct answer a, b or c)

a) Permutations. The order of 17 people in line matters.
b) Neither. A line of people is neither an ordered arrangement of objects nor a
selection of objects from a group of objects.
c) Combination. The order of the 17 people in line does not matter.

Purchase this Solution

Solution Summary

Permutations and combinations are examined.

Purchase this Solution


Free BrainMass Quizzes
Solving quadratic inequalities

This quiz test you on how well you are familiar with solving quadratic inequalities.

Know Your Linear Equations

Each question is a choice-summary multiple choice question that will present you with a linear equation and then make 4 statements about that equation. You must determine which of the 4 statements are true (if any) in regards to the equation.

Graphs and Functions

This quiz helps you easily identify a function and test your understanding of ranges, domains , function inverses and transformations.

Multiplying Complex Numbers

This is a short quiz to check your understanding of multiplication of complex numbers in rectangular form.

Probability Quiz

Some questions on probability