# SOLUTION: How many ways can a 4 person committee be formed from a group of 8 people, if Jon must be on the committee. (Jon is part of the group of 8 people)

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Permutations Question 424027: How many ways can a 4 person committee be formed from a group of 8 people, if Jon must be on the committee. (Jon is part of the group of 8 people)Answer by stanbon(57347)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!How many ways can a 4 person committee be formed from a group of 8 people, if Jon must be on the committee. (Jon is part of the group of 8 people) ----------------------------- If Jon is on the committee, a group of 7 remains: 7C3 = (7*6*5)/(1*2*3) = 42 ================================= Cheers, Stan H.