Education Technology

Permutations

Published on 09/08/2010

Activity Overview

Sudents explore the possible number of permutations of various real-world scenarios.

Key Steps

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    Students explore permutations and find the number of possible combinations in different scenarios.

    After listing each permutation by hand, students will use the nPr command on the calculator.

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    Students will use tree diagrams and formulas to find the number of possible permutations.