# Combinatorics - math word problems

- Fall sum or same

Find the probability that if you roll two dice, it will fall the sum of 10, or the same number will fall on both dice. - Birth

Let's assume that the probability of the birth of a boy and a girl in the family is the same. What is the probability that in a family with five children, the youngest and oldest child is a boy? - The university

At a certain university, 25% of students are in the business faculty. Of the students in the business faculty, 66% are males. However, only 52% of all students at the university are male. a. What is the probability that a student selected at random in t - Divide

How many different ways can three people divide 7 pears and 5 apples? - Sick days

In Canada, there are typically 261 working days per year. If there is a 4.9% chance that an employee takes a sick day. .. what is the probability an employee will use 17 OR MORE sick days in a year? - Fruits

In the shop sell 4 kinds of fruits. How many ways can we buy three pieces of fruit? - Bouquets

In the flower shop they sell roses, tulips and daffodils. How many different bouquets of 5 flowers can we made? - Twelve flowers

A florist has roses, tulips, daffodils, and carnations to use in flower arrangements. If she were to make an arrangement using 12 flowers, how many different combinations of these 4 types of flowers would be possible? - Possible combinations - word

How many ways can the letters F, A, I, R be arranged? - Pairs of socks

Ferdinand has twelve pairs of socks, one sock is leaky. What is the probability of putting on a leaky sock? - Twenty-five

How many three-digit natural numbers are divisible by 25? - Auto-tuning

During auto-tuning, the TV searched for 25 channels, four of which were music. The channels are stored in the TV's memory in random order. Express the percentage of the event that the music channel will be saved first. - Beads

How many ways can we thread 4 red, 5 blue, and 6 yellow beads onto a thread? - Cube construction

A 2×2×2 cube is to be constructed using 4 white and 4 black unit cube. How many different cubes can be constructed in this way? ( Two cubes are not different if one can be obtained by rotating the other. ) - Boys and girls

There are 20 boys and 10 girls in the class. How many different dance pairs can we make of them? - Year 2020

The four-digit number divided by 2020 gives a result of 1, **. (Can not be in form 1,*0. ) Write all the options. - Two groups

The group of 10 girls should be divided into two groups with at least 4 girls in each group. How many ways can this be done? - Balls

From the bag with numbered balls (numbers 1,2,3,. ..20) we pick one ball. What is the probability of choosing a number containing 1? - Graduation party

There are 15 boys and 12 girls at the graduation party. Determine how many four couples can be selected. - Records

Records indicate 90% error-free. If 8 records are randomly selected, what is the probability that at least 2 records have no errors?

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