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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.

Related LibreOffice functions:

ODF standard:

Equivalent Excel functions: