Education Technology

Counting Principle, Combinations, and Permutations

Published on 03/06/2004

Activity Overview

Students will solve discrete math problems involving permutations, factorials, and combinations. Students are responsible to decide which is appropriate to solve a given word problem.

Before the Activity

If you are using the TI-Navigator System with the TI-73 you will need the attached .pdf file.

During the Activity

This LearningCheck™ appvar can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary