Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 27 Aug 2014, 13:25

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

In how many ways can 6 rings be worn in 4 fingers of 1 hand

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 24 Oct 2005
Posts: 662
Location: London
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
In how many ways can 6 rings be worn in 4 fingers of 1 hand [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2005, 04:15
In how many ways can 6 rings be worn in 4 fingers of 1 hand.
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5253
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2005, 07:03
Depends. If only one ring per finger, then: 6P4=360*5=1800.

If multiple rings can be worn on any one finger in multiple orders, then this problem becomes much more complicated.
Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 24 Oct 2005
Posts: 662
Location: London
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 26 Nov 2005, 03:02
The explanation is :

r things can be given to n persons in n^r ways.

Here,
n = 4
r = 6

= 4^6 ways.
  [#permalink] 26 Nov 2005, 03:02
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Experts publish their posts in the topic In how many ways can 5 different rings be worn in four docabuzar 9 02 Feb 2012, 15:16
5 Experts publish their posts in the topic 5 rings on 4 fingers. Bunuel 8 31 Oct 2009, 22:35
In how many ways can 5 rings be worn on the four fingers of smcgrath12 9 10 Jun 2005, 07:19
How many ways 6 rings can be worn in 4 fingers gmat2me2 6 19 Mar 2005, 17:30
How many way 5 rings can go on 4 fingers? (A) 3x4 (B) 5C4 qhoc0010 7 27 Dec 2004, 13:11
Display posts from previous: Sort by

In how many ways can 6 rings be worn in 4 fingers of 1 hand

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.