# SOLUTION: Jenny is making a necklace. In how many ways can 5 beads chosen from 8 be threaded on a string?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Permutations Question 482597: Jenny is making a necklace. In how many ways can 5 beads chosen from 8 be threaded on a string?Answer by stanbon(57354)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Jenny is making a necklace. In how many ways can 5 beads chosen from 8 be threaded on a string? ---- 1st: Choose 5 beads: 8C5 = 56 ways --- 2nd: Arrange them on a string (circular); 4! = 12 ways ------------------------ Total # of arrangements: 56*12 = 672 ways ================ Cheers, Stan H.