# A pizza place offers 4 different cheeses and 10 different toppings. In how many ways can a pizza be made with 2 cheese and 3 toppings?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

This is a combinations question - we don't care in what order the toppings and cheeses are put on the pizza - we only care that they are there.

The general formula is:

**Cheeses**

We want to choose 2 cheeses from the 4 offered:

**Toppings**

We want to choose 3 toppings from the 10 offered:

**Together**

These are independent choices, and so we multiply the results: