Problem 27E

Bracelets You are putting 4 spacers, 10 gold charms, and 8 silver charms on a bracelet. In how many distinguishable ways can the spacers and charms be put on the bracelet?

Answer

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You are putting spacers, gold charms, and silver charms on a bracelet.

In how many distinguishable ways can the spacers and charms be put on the bracelet.

We know the following relationship,

The number of distinguishable permutations of objects where permutations of objects where are of one type, are of another type, and so on, and

We have given

Hence different ways can the spacers and charms be put on the bracelet..