Hello everyone. Can someone please point me in the right direction on how to solve the following problem:

How many different 3 letter initials are there that have at least an A in it?

Thanks.

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- October 27th 2013, 11:37 AMtroeCounting Problem
Hello everyone. Can someone please point me in the right direction on how to solve the following problem:

How many different 3 letter initials are there that have at least an A in it?

Thanks. - October 27th 2013, 12:06 PMPlatoRe: Counting Problem
- October 27th 2013, 02:06 PMtroeRe: Counting Problem
How do I find how many 3 letter initials that contains A? Would it be easier to find how many 3 letter initials that don't contain an A and subtract that number from the total possibilities?

- October 27th 2013, 02:09 PMPlatoRe: Counting Problem
- October 27th 2013, 02:23 PMtroeRe: Counting Problem
Thanks.