CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

Eight students compete in the race. In how many ways first three prizes be given?

A
336
Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
B
663
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
C
360
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D
512
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

The correct option is A 336
Given that eight students participated in the race. We have to give first second and third prize to those students.


For giving first prize there are 8 possible ways.

For second prize there are 7 possible ways.

Third prize can be given in 6 possible ways.

Also, we have to give first "and" second "and" third prize to students.

We know that "and" signifies multiplication, So number of ways of giving prizes =8×7×6=336.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
1
BNAT
mid-banner-image