# SOLUTION: How many ways can you arrange A,B,C,D,E so that you begin and end with a consonant?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Permutations Question 340319: How many ways can you arrange A,B,C,D,E so that you begin and end with a consonant?Answer by stanbon(57342)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!How many ways can you arrange A,B,C,D,E so that you begin and end with a consonant? --- There are 3 consonants. They can be placed in 3*2 = 6 ways --- That leaves 3 lettlers to be placed in 3 positions: 3! = 6 ways ------------- Ans: 6*6 = 36 arrangements ============================ Cheers, Stan H.