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# 1) How many different ways can five books be arranged three

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1) How many different ways can five books be arranged three [#permalink]  30 Oct 2006, 16:53
1) How many different ways can five books be arranged three at a time?
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what kind of qn is this?
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It is a Variation of 5 elements taken by 3, that is: 5!/(5-3)!= 5!/2!=60
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