Hello, santatrue!

I had toHow many ways can eight identical scarves be placed into four distinguishable boxes

( boxes you can tell apart), if each box must contain at least one scarf?listthe possiblities . . . *blush*

I found five scenarios.

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. . . and there are ways.

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Therefore, there are: .