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    Counting (Permutations & Combinations)

    I am stuck with these two questions.
    Can anybody give some help with these questions?
    Thanks!
    Any help would be appreciated.
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    For part a), how many ways can 7 identical objects be put into 3 distinct cells?

    For part b), how many ways can 8 different objects be given to one person?
    How many ways can 7 different objects be given to three persons?
    Now multiply those two.
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