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    A car company makes cars that have 4 body styles, 11 colors, and 2 engine sizes. How many different cars can they make?
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    since there are 4 body styles, 11 colours, and 2 engine sizes, you just have to multiply the terms out and you'll get the total number of cars that can be made satisfying the given conditions

     4\times 11\times 2 = 88
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