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Tell whether each situation is a permutation or combination.

How many different flags can be made from the colors red, blue, green, and white if each flag has three vertical stripes?

$\mathrm{P} ; 24$ flags

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McMaster University

Harvey Mudd College

Numerade Educator

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

since the order of our stripes is important because that creates a different flag. This is going to be a permutation where we have four colors and we're choosing three, so that's gonna be four times, three times to which is 24.