# fundamental rule of counting

### Choosing coffee or tea; with cream, milk, or honey; served in a glass or plastic cup

Choosing coffee or tea; with cream, milk, or honey; served in a glass or plastic cup Using the fundamental rule of counting: 2 drink types * 3...
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### A restaurant offers the following options: Starter – soup or salad Main – chicken, fish or vegetar

A restaurant offers the following options: Starter – soup or salad Main – chicken, fish or vegetarian Dessert – ice cream or cake How many...
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### 7 salads, 10 main dish, 6 dessert

7 salads, 10 main dish, 6 dessert Using the Fundamental Rule of Counting, we have: 7 * 10 * 6 = 420 possible meals
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### License plates are made using 3 letters followed by 2 digits. How many plates can be made if repetit

License plates are made using 3 letters followed by 2 digits. How many plates can be made if repetition of letters and digits is allowed We have...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Dec 7, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Lisa has 5 skirts, 10 blouses, and 4 jackets. How many 3-piece outfits can she put together assuming

Lisa has 5 skirts, 10 blouses, and 4 jackets. How many 3-piece outfits can she put together assuming any piece goes with any other? Using the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 13, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### How many license plates can be made consisting of 3 letters followed by 2 digits

How many license plates can be made consisting of 3 letters followed by 2 digits There are 26 letters A-Z and 10 digits 0-9. We have: 26 * 26 *...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 30, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### License plate that is made up of 4 letters followed by 2 numbers

License plate that is made up of 4 letters followed by 2 numbers Using the fundamental rule of counting, we have: 26 possible letters * 26...
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### Suppose you secured your phone using a passcode. Later, you realized that you forgot the 6-digit cod

Suppose you secured your phone using a passcode. Later, you realized that you forgot the 6-digit code. You only remembered that the code contains...
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### A numerical pass code is required to open a car door. The pass code is five digits long and uses the

A numerical pass code is required to open a car door. The pass code is five digits long and uses the digits 0-9. Numbers may be repeated in the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jan 10, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### if joey has 5 swimsuits, 3 bicycles, and 4 pairs of running shoes, how many ways are there for joey

if joey has 5 swimsuits, 3 bicycles, and 4 pairs of running shoes, how many ways are there for joey to choose Using the Fundamental Rule of...
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### A combination lock open with the correct 4 letter code. Each wheel roared through letters A-L. How m

A combination lock open with the correct 4 letter code. Each wheel roared through letters A-L. How many different 4 letter codes are possible A-L...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 22, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A three digit number, if the digits are unique

A three digit number, if the digits are unique For our first digit, we can start with anything but 0. So we have 9 options For our second digit,...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 14, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### a license plate has 3 letters followed by 4 numbers

a license plate has 3 letters followed by 4 numbers There are 26 letters A-Z and 10 numbers 0-9. So we have: 26 * 26 * 26 * 10 * 10 * 10 * 10...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 12, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 5 shirts. 3 pants and 8 shoes how many outfits can you wear

5 shirts. 3 pants and 8 shoes how many outfits can you wear Using the fundamental rule of counting, we can have: 5 shirts * 3 pants * 8 shoes =...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Aug 15, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Derek must choose a 4 digit PIN. Each Digit can be chosen from 0 to 9. Derek does not want to reuse

Derek must choose a 4 digit PIN. Each Digit can be chosen from 0 to 9. Derek does not want to reuse any digits. He also only wants an even number...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 10, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### if you own 5 pants, 8 shirts, and 3 jackets how many outfits can you make wearing 1 of each item

if you own 5 pants, 8 shirts, and 3 jackets how many outfits can you make wearing 1 of each item? Using the Fundamental Rule of counting, we...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Apr 4, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### camille has 7 blouses,2 skirts,3 pair of short pants and 5 pair of jeans.how many different outfits

camille has 7 blouses,2 skirts,3 pair of short pants and 5 pair of jeans.how many different outfits can he wear,assuming that he always wear a...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 16, 2020, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests