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 Question 464988: How many ways are there to select a committee to develop a discrete mathematics course at a university if the committee is to consist of four faculty members from the mathematics department and three from the computer science department, if there are 10 faculty members of the mathematics department and 12 of the computer science department?Found 2 solutions by edjones, jorel1380:Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!10C4 * 12C3 =210*220 =46,200 ways Answer by jorel1380(2518)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!10c4x12c3=? 10c4=10x9x8x7x6!/4x3x2x6!=210 12c3=12x11x10x9!/3x2x9!=220 210x220=46200 different committees formable with the given parameters..