# Documentation/Calc Functions/PERMUTATIONA

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## Function name:

PERMUTATIONA

## Category:

Statistical Analysis

## Summary:

Returns the number of permutations for a given number of objects (repetition allowed).

## Syntax:

PERMUTATIONA(**Count1**; **Count2**)

## Returns:

## Arguments:

**Count1** is the total number of objects.

**Count2** is the number of objects in each permutation.

## Additional details:

## Examples:

How often can 2 objects be selected from a total of 11 objects?

=PERMUTATIONA(11;2) returns 121.

=PERMUTATIONA(6;3) returns 216. There are 216 different possibilities to put a sequence of 3 playing cards together out of six playing cards if every card is returned before the next one is drawn.