There are 8 different toppings that can be put on a pizza. How many ways can the pizza be made? One can have anywhere from no toppings to all 8 toppings.

Help is appreciated

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- October 11th 2010, 06:33 AMIceflash234Number of possible outcomes.
There are 8 different toppings that can be put on a pizza. How many ways can the pizza be made? One can have anywhere from no toppings to all 8 toppings.

Help is appreciated - October 11th 2010, 12:47 PMharish21
one way is to draw Pascal's triangle.

couldn't draw the fig...will attach one - October 11th 2010, 02:14 PMIceflash234
- October 11th 2010, 02:50 PMharish21
Here's the attachment..

I did the first five rows of the triangle..your job is to complete all 10 rows..

the elements of row 10 will add up to the number of possible outcomes. - October 11th 2010, 04:38 PMcoolhandluke