a) Homes come in 3 designs and 5 heating systems, as well as the choice of a garage or carport. How many choices does that give?
Is this simply the multiplication rule?
b) How many distinct permutations can be made from the letters of the word 'Mississippi'?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 10:51 pm ad1c9bdddf
For Part a) use multiplication rule
Number of choices = 3 x 5 x 2 = 30 choices
For Part b) MISSISSIPPI has 11 letters ...
Provides steps necessary to calculate the number of choices given and how many distinct permutations can be made.