TGIF Problem of the Week 8

Let’s continue with our quest in Combinatorics this week. Last week only a few were able to figure out that the problem is the same as finding the number of diagonals in a polygon but stated in a handshake problem.

This week, we will play pairing up to create a committee from a given number of people.

Submission period is from October 17-October 24,2014 for your name to appear in this page. 

Problem: Feminine Committee

In a group of 6 boys and 6 girls, in how many ways a committee consisting of four members with atleast 1 girl can be created?

Send your answer using the form below. Make sure to include your school or company. Solution will be presented on this page same day next week. Only answers using the button below will be accepted.  Goodluck!

Correct answers were submitted by:

1. John Lester Tan. DHLA. Pasig City

2. Fernando Angelo A. Almeda. Caraga Regional Science High School. Surigao City, Philippines

3. Jomar Casuga. San Fernando, La Union.

4. PATERNO SAROL BAGUINAT III.  Dapitan City, Philippines



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