# If 8 cricket teams are participating in a world cup contest, then the number of ways the first, second and third........

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If 8 cricket teams are participating in a world cup contest, then the number of ways the first, second and third positions may be won is?

posted Jun 24

1st prize can be won by any of 8 teams,
2nd prize by any of remaining 7 teams( discarding the 1st prize team)
3rd prize by any of remaining 6 teams( discarding the 1st and 2nd prize team)
8*7*6 = 336

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