1.   An arrangement in which order is important is called a(n) ______.
    A. factorial B. outcome
    C. permutation D. compound event

  2.   Determine the number of ways awards can be given for first, second, and third places in a race if there are 7 runners participating.
    A. 5040 B. 2520
    C. 840 D. 210

  3.   Eight ______ is the product of all the counting numbers beginning with eight and counting backward to one.
    A. compound event B. permutation
    C. factorial D. outcome

  4.   Meghan owns 5 pairs of basketball shorts. If she wears a different pair every day for five days, how many different orders are there in which she could wear the shorts?
    A. 60 B. 15
    C. 24 D. 120

  5.   A baseball team has 15 players, but there are only 9 positions. How many different choices are there for how to put 9 players on the field?
    A. 1,307,674,368,000
    B. 99
    C. 1,816,214,400
    D. 120

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