# Question #357c1

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

The form of a combination is

The

Factor:

Cancel numbers common in the numerator & denominator:

If you have a TI-83, 84 calculator, you can type

The result is 10 518 300 ways.

#### Explanation:

To calculate the number of ways that groups of eight can be chosen from a larger group of 32, we use the formula

So, in this case

= 10 518 300

By the way, I believe the accepted notation is