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

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30 Oct 2006, 17:53
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1) How many different ways can five books be arranged three at a time?

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30 Oct 2006, 23:45
what kind of qn is this?

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03 Nov 2006, 22:47
It is a Variation of 5 elements taken by 3, that is: 5!/(5-3)!= 5!/2!=60

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03 Nov 2006, 22:47
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