Mathematics
probability question

Question Description

Help me study for my Statistics class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.

A catering service offers  appetizers,  main courses, and  desserts. A banquet chairperson is to select  appetizers,  main courses, and  desserts for a banquet. In how many ways can this be done?

Student has agreed that all tutoring, explanations, and answers provided by the tutor will be used to help in the learning process and in accordance with Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

Final Answer

Assuming that there are a appetizers, m main courses, and d desserts, there are a total of a*m*d possible ways to choose. this is true because the selections are all independent of one another.

SATpro (46)
UT Austin

Anonymous
Solid work, thanks.

Anonymous
The tutor was great. I’m satisfied with the service.

Anonymous
Goes above and beyond expectations !

Studypool
4.7
Trustpilot
4.5
Sitejabber
4.4