8.
Ex) in how many ways can the starting six players of a volleyball team stand in a row for a picture?
Turn and talk---why is this a permutation?
9.
Ex) The finals of the Middle School Appalachian League features 8 swimmers. In how many ways can the swimmers finish in first of second place?
Why is this permutation?
10.
Ex) A team of bowlers has five members who bowl one at a time. In how many orders can they bowl?
Why is this permutation?
11.
A school fair holds a raffle with 1 st , 2 nd , and 3 rd prizes. Seven people enter the raffle. How many ways can the three prizes be awarded?
12.
In how many ways can you arrange four books on a shelf.
13.
In how many ways can you award 1 st and 2 nd prize form a group of 6?
14.
In how many ways can 7 people line up at a ticket window?
15.
In how many ways can you arrange the letters in the word eighty?
16.
In how many ways can you choose a leading man and an understudy from 11 actors?
17.
Coach Malone has an 8-member volleyball team. He told his team that he would start six different players every game. How many games would it take to do this?
Why is this not permutation?
18.
The International Club is selling hot dogs at eh Spring Carnival. Customers can select three toppings from among chili, onions, cheese, mustard, or relish.
Is this permutation?
19.
What are some key words that help you know it is a permutation?
20.
What are some key words that show it is not a permutation?
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