April 9th, 2009, 10:30 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Apr 2009 Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Possibilities
Just a quick question, did this a long time ago but really can't remember now. So I have 3 different possibilities each having 256 possibilites how many total possibilities does that create. If possible i would like an explanation to how to solve this. Thanks

April 9th, 2009, 11:56 AM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Nov 2007 Posts: 258 Thanks: 0  Re: Possibilities
If you can pick an object from a set A in x different ways, and an object from set B in y different ways, you can pick a pair from (A,B) in xy different ways. The answer to your question would be ^3=2^{24}=16777216" /> 

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