# How do you find the number of distinct arrangements of the letters in TENNESSEE?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 15, 2016

For this problem, you must use the formula

letters.

#### Explanation:

In TENNESSEE there are 2 n's, 2 s's, 4 e's and a total of 9 letters.

Thus, our expression is

Calculating, we get 3780.

There are 3780 distinct arrangements of the letters in the word TENNESSEE.