## Exam-Style Question on Combinations## A mathematics exam-style question with a worked solution that can be revealed gradually |

Question id: 156. This question is similar to one that appeared on a GCSE Higher paper (specimen) for 2017. The use of a calculator is allowed.

A restaurant offers 6 starters, 14 main courses and 5 different desserts.

The promotion of the month offers a discount on certain meals. A customer can choose from one of the following:

- a starter and a main,
- a main and a dessert,
- a starter and a dessert.

Show that there are 184 different ways of choosing a meal for this promotion.

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