# A bunch of questions that make no sense (Prob) SO HARD

• Mar 3rd 2008, 05:46 PM
wikji
Probability Question? Ugh PLZ HELP
4. In how many ways can a group of 10 people be chosen from 6 adults and
8 children if the group must contain at least 2 adults?
• Mar 4th 2008, 07:12 PM
Soroban
Hello,wikji

This is a strange question . . .

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4. In how many ways can a group of 10 people be chosen from 6 adults
and 8 children if the group must contain at least 2 adults?

Since there are only 8 children, every group of 10 will contain at least two adults.

The number of ways is: . ${14\choose10} \:=\:1,001$