# MACM 101 Lecture Notes - United States Congress Joint Select Committee On Deficit Reduction

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Published on 17 Apr 2013

Department

Math & Comp Sci

Course

MACM 101

Professor

Macm 101 Assignment 1

Due: Week 3 – AT THE BEGINNING OF YOUR CLASS

READ THIS CAREFULLY: do not copy the work of other students. You may

discuss the questions in this homework with other students in this class, but you

must provide your own solutions. Failure to do so will result in a grade of 0 on

your assignment. Only a selected number of questions in this homework

will be marked.

Student Number:

Family Name: Given (Preferred) Name:

Date:

Lateness Policy:

- One day late (from beginning to your class – 24 hours): 10% off

- Two days late: 20% off

- Three days late: 30% off

- Not accepted after this :(

Plagiarism:

Knowingly or unknowingly present as one’s work the ideas or writings of another

without appropriate acknowledgement or referencing. This includes, but is not

limited to:

- Paraphrasing text without acknowledgement of the source

- Copying the text of another student’s assignment or other students’

assignments

- Copying of visual representations

All forms of cheating and plagiarism could result in a grade of 0 for the whole

assignment, a grade of “F” for the course, or cancellation of enrollment.

I have certified that the attached assignment is my own work according to

the plagiarism statement above:

Signed:

Remember to show your work! Answers by themselves are not worth much :)

1. The board at the SFU computing department has 11 faculty members. A

new super-committee is to be chosen from the 11 members.

a. How many different super-committees consisting of a president, vice

president, finance manager, general manager, and adviser can be

chosen?

b. Assuming three members of the board are senior professors, how many

different super-committees have a senior professor as a president?

c. Assuming three members of the board are senior professors, how many

different super-committees have at least one senior professor on it?

2. How many different four digit numbers can be formed from the digits

1,3,3,8,9,9?

3. How many ways can a mother distribute 12 different sandwiches among her

16 children if no child gets more than one sandwich?

If the oldest child gets 2 sandwiches, but no other child gets more than one

sandwich.

## Document Summary

Due: week 3 at the beginning of your class. Read this carefully: do not copy the work of other students. You may discuss the questions in this homework with other students in this class, but you must provide your own solutions. Failure to do so will result in a grade of 0 on your assignment. Only a selected number of questions in this homework will be marked. One day late (from beginning to your class 24 hours): 10% off. Knowingly or unknowingly present as one"s work the ideas or writings of another without appropriate acknowledgement or referencing. Paraphrasing text without acknowledgement of the source. Copying the text of another student"s assignment or other students" assignments. All forms of cheating and plagiarism could result in a grade of 0 for the whole assignment, a grade of f for the course, or cancellation of enrollment. I have certified that the attached assignment is my own work according to the plagiarism statement above: