(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

On how many ways, 8 different people can sit on 12 seats?

2. Relevant equations

[tex]V\stackrel{k}{n}[/tex]

3. The attempt at a solution

I tried to solve this task by using the formula of variations without repetition.

[tex]V\stackrel{8}{12}[/tex]

But I sow in my textbook results, and it says that it should be: 8! * [tex]V\stackrel{8}{12}[/tex]

I don't know what is correct actually.

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# Homework Help: Variations question

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