# combinations (video lessons, examples and solutions)

Solution: There are 10 digits to be taken 5 at a time. a) Using the formula: The chances of winning are 1 out of 252. b) Since the order matters, we should use permutation instead of combination. P (10, 5) = 10 x 9 x 8 x 7 x 6 = 30240. The chances of winning are 1 out of 30240