Lecture 5 Class 11 Maths Chapter 7


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Lecture - 5 Chapter 7 Permutations and Combinations

NCERT Miscellaneous Exercise

Question 1. How many words, with or without meaning, each of 2 vowels and 3 consonants can be formed from the letters of the word DAUGHTER ?

Question 2. How many words, with or without meaning, can be formed using all the letters of the word EQUATION at a time so that the vowels and consonants occur together?

Question 3. A committee of 7 has to be formed from 9 boys and 4 girls. In how many ways can this be done when the committee consists of:
(i) exactly 3 girls ?
(ii) atleast 3 girls ?
(iii) atmost 3 girls ?

Question 4. If the different permutations of all the letter of the word EXAMINATION are listed as in a dictionary, how many words are there in this list before the first word starting with E ?

Question 5. How many 6-digit numbers can be formed from the digits 0, 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 which are divisible by 10 and no digit is repeated ?

Question 6. The English alphabet has 5 vowels and 21 consonants. How many words with two different vowels and 2 different consonants can be formed from the alphabet ?

Question 7. In an examination, a question paper consists of 12 questions divided into two parts i.e., Part I and Part II, containing 5 and 7 questions, respectively. A student is required to attempt 8 questions in all, selecting at least 3 from each part. In how many ways can a student select the questions ?

Question 8. Determine the number of 5-card combinations out of a deck of 52 cards if each selection of 5 cards has exactly one king.

Question 9. It is required to seat 5 men and 4 women in a row so that the women occupy the even places. How many such arrangements are possible ?

Question 10. From a class of 25 students, 10 are to be chosen for an excursion party. There are 3 students who decide that either all of them will join or none of them will join. In how many ways can the excursion party be chosen ?

Question 11. In how many ways can the letters of the word ASSASSINATION be arranged so that all the S’s are together ?