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# Combos

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rainbow lake
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 Posted: November 20, 2005, 10:26 pm - IP Logged

if there is 6 diff combos for a 3 digit number all diff digits
then how many for 4
how many for 5
how many for 6
only 3 digit combos
only using 4 5 or 6 diff digits but no 2 being the same

123=6
1234=
12345=
123456=

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 Posted: November 20, 2005, 10:45 pm - IP Logged

3p3 = 6 : p = permutations

4p3 = 24

5p3 = 60

6p3 = 120

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rainbow lake
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 Posted: November 21, 2005, 1:47 am - IP Logged

Then

1234567=
12345678=
123456789=
12345678910=720

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 Posted: November 21, 2005, 5:53 am - IP Logged

http://mathforum.org/dr.math/faq/faq.comb.perm.html

shows how to calculate both permutatons and combinations...

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mid-Ohio
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 Posted: November 21, 2005, 7:16 am - IP Logged

Then

1234567=210
12345678=336
123456789=504
12345678910=720

If you use the old Maybells QuickWheel program, you get the answers and a list of the combinations.

* you don't need to buy more tickets, just buy a winning ticket *

rainbow lake