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A coin is tossed 10 times, in how many ways is it possible to get seven heads and three tails?

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How many subsets are there of a set that has 6 elements?

64

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How many subsets are there of a set that has n size 12{n} {} elements?

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Suppose of the 4,000 freshmen at a college everyone is enrolled in a mathematics or an English class during a given quarter. If 2,000 are enrolled in a mathematics class, and 3,000 in an English class, how many are enrolled in both a mathematics class and an English class?

1,000

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In a survey of 250 people, it was found that 125 had read Time magazine, 175 had read Newsweek, 100 had read U. S. News, 75 had read Time and Newsweek, 60 had read Newsweek and U. S. News, 55 had read Time and U. S. News, and 25 had read all three.

  1. How many had read Time but not the other two?

  2. How many had read Time or Newsweek but not the U. S. News And World Report?

  3. How many had read none of these three magazines?

  1. 20
  2. 135
  3. 15
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At a manufacturing plant, a product goes through assembly, testing, and packing. If a plant has three assembly stations, two testing stations, and two packing stations, in how many different ways can a product achieve its completion?

12

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Six people are to line up for a photograph. How many different lineups are possible if three of them insist on standing next to each other ?

144

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How many four-letter word sequences can be made from the letters of the word CUPERTINO?

3,024

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In how many different ways can a 20-question multiple choice test be designed so that its answers contain 2 A's, 4 B's, 9 C's, 3 D's, and 2 E's?

11,639,628,000

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The U. S. Supreme Court has nine judges. In how many different ways can the judges cast a six-to-three decision in favor of a ruling?

84

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In how many different ways can a coach choose a linebacker, a guard, and a tackle from five players on the bench, if all five can play any of the three positions?

60

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How many three digit even numbers can be formed from the digits 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 if no repetitions are allowed?

24

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Compute:

  1. 9C4 size 12{9C4} {}
  2. 8P3 size 12{8P3} {}
  3. 10 ! 4 ! 10 4 ! size 12{"10"!4! left ("10" - 4 right )!} {}
  1. 126
  2. 336
  3. 210
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In how many ways can 3 English, 3 Math, and 4 Spanish books be set on a shelf if the books are grouped by subject?

5,184

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In how many ways can a 10-question multiple choice test with four possible answers for each question be answered?

1,048,576

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On a soccer team three fullbacks can play any of the three fullback positions, left, center, and right. The three halfbacks can play any of the three halfback positions, the four forwards can play any of the four positions, and the goalkeeper plays only his position. How many different arrangements of the 11 players are possible?

46,200

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From a group of 6 people, 3 are assigned to cleaning, 2 to hauling and one to garbage collecting. How many different ways can this be done?

60

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How many three-letter word sequences can be made from the letters of the word OXYGEN?

120

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In how many ways can 3 books be selected from 4 English and 2 History books if at least one English book must be chosen?

20

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Five points lie on the rim of a circle. Choosing the points as vertices, how many different triangles can be drawn?

10

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A club consists of six men and nine women. In how many ways can a president, a vice president and a treasurer be chosen if the two of the officers must be women?

1296

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Of its 12 sales people, a company wants to assign 4 to its Western territory, 5 to its Northern territory, and 3 to its Southern territory. How many ways can this be done?

27,720

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How many permutations of the letters of the word OUTSIDE have consonants in the first and last place?

720

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How many distinguishable permutations are there in the word COMMUNICATION?

194,594,400

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How many five-card poker hands consisting of the following distribution are there?

  1. A flush(all five cards of a single suit)

  2. Three of a kind(e.g. three aces and two other cards)

  3. Two pairs(e.g. two aces, two kings and one other card)

  4. A straight(all five cards in a sequence)

  1. 5148
  2. 58,656
  3. 123,552
  4. 10,240 or 9216
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Company stocks on an exchange are given symbols consisting of three letters. How many different three-letter symbols are possible?

17,576

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How many four-digit odd numbers are there?

4500

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In how many ways can 7 people be made to stand in a straight line? In a circle?

5040; 720

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A united nations delegation consists of 6 Americans, 5 Russians, and 4 Chinese. Answer the following questions.

  1. How many committees of five people are there?

  2. How many committees of three people consisting of at least one American are there?

  3. How many committees of four people having no Russians are there?

  4. How many committees of three people have more Americans than Russians?

  5. How many committees of three people do not have all three Americans?

  1. 3003
  2. 371
  3. 210
  4. 191
  5. 435
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If a coin is flipped five times, in how many different ways can it show up three heads?

10

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To reach his destination, a man is to walk three blocks north and four blocks west. How many different routes are possible?

35

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All three players of the women's beach volleyball team, and all three players of the men's beach volleyball team are to line up for a picture with all members of the women's team lined together and all members of men's team lined up together. How many ways can this be done?

72

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From a group of 6 Americans, 5 Japanese and 4 German delegates, two Americans, two Japanese and a German are chosen to line up for a photograph. In how many different ways can this be done?

72,000

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Find the fourth term of the expansion 2x 3y 8 size 12{ left (2x - 3y right ) rSup { size 8{8} } } {} .

48384 x 5 y 3 size 12{ - "48384"x rSup { size 8{5} } y rSup { size 8{3} } } {}
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Find the coefficient of the a 5 b 4 size 12{a rSup { size 8{5} } b rSup { size 8{4} } } {} term in the expansion of a 2b 9 size 12{ left (a - 2b right ) rSup { size 8{9} } } {} .

2016 a 5 b 4 size 12{"2016"a rSup { size 8{5} } b rSup { size 8{4} } } {}
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Questions & Answers

where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
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Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
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no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
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Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
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Application of nanotechnology in medicine
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
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what is a peer
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What is meant by 'nano scale'?
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What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
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nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
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What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
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Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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If March sales will be up from February by 10%, 15%, and 20% at Place I, Place II, and Place III, respectively, find the expected number of hot dogs, and corn dogs to be sold
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8. It is known that 80% of the people wear seat belts, and 5% of the people quit smoking last year. If 4% of the people who wear seat belts quit smoking, are the events, wearing a seat belt and quitting smoking, independent?
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Mr. Shamir employs two part-time typists, Inna and Jim for his typing needs. Inna charges $10 an hour and can type 6 pages an hour, while Jim charges $12 an hour and can type 8 pages per hour. Each typist must be employed at least 8 hours per week to keep them on the payroll. If Mr. Shamir has at least 208 pages to be typed, how many hours per week should he employ each student to minimize his typing costs, and what will be the total cost?
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At De Anza College, 20% of the students take Finite Mathematics, 30% take Statistics and 10% take both. What percentage of the students take Finite Mathematics or Statistics?
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Source:  OpenStax, Applied finite mathematics. OpenStax CNX. Jul 16, 2011 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col10613/1.5
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