A certain state issues a series of automobile license plates such that each license plate
must have 2 letters followed by three digits. An example license plate would be AD 025 .
If the letters and the digits cannot be repeated, how many different license plates can be
issued by the state?
(a) 468,000 (b) 486,720 (c) 46,800 (d) 1,300 (e) 67,600
Rules of factorials?
(ex: 5! = 5*4*3*2*1)
The Attempt at a Solution
How would I go about this?
I was thinking (26*25) + (10*9*8), but that is not an available option