what is the formula to solve this type of word problem

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nynvar

Mathematics

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george has 12 different classes to choose from to fill his schedule. h is schedule has a first period, a second period, a third period, a fourth period and a fifth period. george cannot schedule any one class more than once . how many different schedules is it possible for george to make

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12C5=12!/(5!)(12-1)!

note, 5!=5*4*3*2*1

12C5=792


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