

1. 
AllStar Pizza offers a large pizza with any three toppings for $9.95. If you can choose from 13 different toppings, how many different pizzas are possible? 


A. 
286 
B. 
715 


C. 
1287 
D. 
78 


Hint 


2. 
You have tests coming up soon in all your classes. You have six schoolbooks that you could take home, but only room for four in your backpack. How many different combinations of schoolbooks can you take home in your backpack? 


A. 
24 
B. 
15 


C. 
4 
D. 
30 


Hint 


3. 
While at a local video rental store, 5 movies catch your eye, but you only want to rent 2. How many combinations are there? 


A. 
5 
B. 
10 


C. 
2 
D. 
20 


Hint 


4. 
Which situation is a permutation? 


A. 
The number of ways 8 students can finish first, second, or third place at the Math Olympiad. 


B. 
The number of games it would take to start 5 different basketball players from a team of 10. 


C. 
The number of ways each person can shake hands with the other 11 people in the room. 


D. 
The number of ways you can choose 3 hot dog toppings from a total of 5. 


Hint 


5. 
Which situation is a combination? 


A. 
The number of ways 3 books can be displayed in a store window. 


B. 
The number of ways a committee can choose a president, vicepresident, and treasurer. 


C. 
The number of ways a coach can choose 3 cocaptains for a soccer team. 


D. 
The number of ways 50 people can line up to enter a concert hall. 


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