Contents

- 1 How many ways can 9 horses finish a race?
- 2 How many ways can 8 horses finish a race?
- 3 How many ways can a three horse race finish?
- 4 How many orders of finish are possible in a 7 horse race?
- 5 How many different ways can 10 different colored horses be positioned in a carousel?
- 6 How do you calculate 12c4?
- 7 How many different ways are there to rank 7 horses in a horse race?
- 8 How many finishes are possible in a 4 horse race if ties are allowed?
- 9 How many ways can 6 horses finish a race?
- 10 How many ways can 4 cars finish a race?
- 11 How many ways can 6 different horses finish in 1st 2nd and 3rd place?
- 12 How many different ways can you have 1st 2nd 3rd and 4th in a race with 10 runners?
- 13 How many ways can first second and third place be awarded to 7 contestants?

## How many ways can 9 horses finish a race?

= 5040. Nine horses are running in a race.

## How many ways can 8 horses finish a race?

There are 336 ways to have 8 horses place for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. The work above demonstrates how one can simplify the problem using the permutation formula.

## How many ways can a three horse race finish?

In this case any one of the 3 horses could finish first and, once you know who is first, the other two hourses can finish second and third or third and second. Hence there are 3 2 = 6 different ways the hourses can finish if there are no ties.

## How many orders of finish are possible in a 7 horse race?

So, the answer is 7 times 6 times 5. Which means that you have a possible 210 possible triples in a 7 horse field, ( if no ties.)

## How many different ways can 10 different colored horses be positioned in a carousel?

In how many different ways can 10 different-colored horses be positioned in a carousel? 504 3628800 4032 362880.

## How do you calculate 12c4?

12 CHOOSE 4 = 495 possible combinations. 495 is the total number of all possible combinations for choosing 4 elements at a time from 12 distinct elements without considering the order of elements in statistics & probability surveys or experiments.

## How many different ways are there to rank 7 horses in a horse race?

There are 7 *6*5=210 total ways in which the 7 horses can come in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.

## How many finishes are possible in a 4 horse race if ties are allowed?

4! Hence, counting ties, four horses can cross the finishing line in 1 + 14 + 36 + 24 = 75 ways.

## How many ways can 6 horses finish a race?

There are 720 possible results.

## How many ways can 4 cars finish a race?

28 x 27 x 26 x 25 = 491,400 ways the top 4 can finish if order is taken into account. There are 4 x 3 x 2 x 1 = 24 possible arrangements within any group of top 4 finishers, and there are 491,400 / 24 = 20,475 different possible combinations of cars finishing in the top 4 if order is not taken into account.

## How many ways can 6 different horses finish in 1st 2nd and 3rd place?

Answer: These horses can finish first, second and third in 1320 different ways.

## How many different ways can you have 1st 2nd 3rd and 4th in a race with 10 runners?

7! There are 720 different outcomes possible in the race.

## How many ways can first second and third place be awarded to 7 contestants?

If there are 7 runners in a race, how many different orderings of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place can there be? I did 7*6*5 to get 210.