Education Technology

Perms and Combs?

Updated on 05/05/2014

Activity Overview

Students will use built-in commands to evaluate factorials, combinations, and permutations.

Key Steps

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    The concepts of permutations and combinations are presented, along with a variety of scenarios to be discussed.

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    Factorials and arrangements of objects in which the set is “exhausted” are offered to students. The activity includes students drawing the several shapes in the possible orders.