Cominbation or Permutation

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Mathematics

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You and your friends have decided to go to The Kentucky Derby. There are 12 horses in the race. How many ways can the horses come in first, second, or third?

This is an example of what kind of problem?

A: Combination

B: Permutation

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(12*11*10)=1320 ways..........................................................................................................................its a combination example

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