Expanding a Set of Possibilities
Requires a Wolfram Notebook System
Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram Player or other Wolfram Language products.
To expand a set of possibilities, use multiplication. Suppose an ice cream dessert can have three types of containers, three types of flavors, and three types of toppings. How many combinations of ice cream desserts are there?
Contributed by: Jesse Nochella (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA
"Expanding a Set of Possibilities"
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: March 7 2011