1.   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. 27
    C. 6561 D. 729

  2.   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. 11,520 D. 960

  3.   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. 20,161 B. 1,679,616
    C. 48 D. 262,144

  4.   In one popular game, five number cubes are rolled at the same time. If the number cubes are kept separate, what is the total possible number of outcomes?
    A. 15,625 B. 7,776
    C. 30 D. 360

  5.   A certain sandwich shop allows you to pick any combination of their 8 toppings. How many different combinations are there?
    A. 1,024 B. 256
    C. 40,320 D. 16

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