How many different ways can you arrange 15 billiard balls in a triangular rack?

i have no clue how to approach this.

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**iBrute** i have no clue how to approach this.

If that is true then you would not have been given the question. Now would have been?

What topics in you text material go with this question?

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the answer is 1307674368000 right?

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It depends on the definiton of "different arrangement". Is a rotation around 120° a different arrangement? Is a mirrored setup a different arrangement? If both count as different, this is correct.

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