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    Number of possibilities?

    A class of 20 is selecting a new president, with 5 candidates. How many different ways can the tally come out?
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeaWithoutMussolini View Post
    A class of 20 is selecting a new president, with 5 candidates. How many different ways can the tally come out?
    Look at this thread.
    The votes are identical and the candidates are distinct.
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    Is it 10626?
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeaWithoutMussolini View Post
    Is it 10626?
    Is that \binom{20+5-1}{20}~?
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    Indeed it is.
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