you have numbers from 0-9 how many 5 digit even numbers can you make with no numbers repeating. Example 13598, not 11234

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- December 16th 2009, 11:27 AMnafiroDigits
you have numbers from 0-9 how many 5 digit even numbers can you make with no numbers repeating. Example 13598, not 11234

- December 16th 2009, 01:07 PMANDS!
There are a couple of things to be careful of with this problem: your first and last digit are restricted - you can not have a 0 leading, and you can not have an odd number trailing. I would do the problem in two parts - calculating the number of 5 digit numbers you can make with an even number trailing (which is the same as calculating the number of 4 digit numbers multiplied by the number of even numbers trailing), and subtract from that amount the number of numbers you get with a leading 0 multiplied by 4 digit numbers (with a even number trailing).

Use the above and take a crack at it. - December 16th 2009, 01:16 PMnafiro
Is the answer 12096?