1.   A math quiz is made up of 5 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers. How many possible sets of answers are there?
    A. 20 B. 1024
    C. 9 D. 625
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  2.   Students at Midtown Middle School can choose their schedule from 3 math courses, 3 science courses, 2 social studies courses, and 2 art courses. Determine the number of possible schedules that include one course in each subject area.
    A. 10 B. 18
    C. 36 D. 20
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  3.   A minor-league baseball team had three players tryout for each of the nine positions. How many ways could the team be formed?
    A. 19,683 B. 6561
    C. 729 D. 27
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  4.   A restaurant offers 6 appetizers, 4 salads, 8 entrees, and 5 desserts. Find the number of possible meals that include one item from each course.
    A. 2880 B. 5760
    C. 960 D. 11,520
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  5.   The Mudville Heights High School football team has 8 plays from which to choose. On a certain drive, they had 6 plays. How many possible combinations of plays could they have used for that drive?
    A. 262,144 B. 20,161
    C. 48 D. 1,679,616
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