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In how many different ways can be the letters in the word ARRANGE be arranged.

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In how many different ways can be the letters in the word ARRANGE be arranged.

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There are 7 letters in the word ARRANGE. Of these there are two instances of A. two instances of R and one instance each of N, G and E. The number of ways in which these letters can be rearranged is `(P(7,7))/(2!*2!)`

=> `(7!)/(2!*2!)`

=> `1260`

The letters in the word ARRANGE can be arranged in 1260 different ways.

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