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 Question 626540: kisha has five different marbles. How many different ways can she place the marbles into two bags so that at least one marble is in each bag a 15 b 60 c 30 d 25Answer by stanbon(57219)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!kisha has five different marbles. How many d ifferent ways can she place the marbles into two bags so that at least one marble is in each bag --- pick a bag: 2 ways Put at least 1 marble in the bag: Note: each of the 5 marbles is either in or not in the 1st bag: 2^5 = 32 ways But the bag cannot have 0 marbles and cannot have all 5 marbles. 2^5-2 = 30 ways ----- Ans: 2*30 = 60 ways ========================= Cheers, Stan H. ========================= a 15 b 60 c 30 d 25