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Problem 11

Let \(A=\\{\mathrm{H}, \mathrm{T}\\}, B=\\{1,2,3,4,5,6\\},\) and \(C=\\{\) red, green blue \(\\}\). Find the numbers indicated. \(n(B \times C)\)

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The number of elements in the Cartesian product of sets B and C is 18.

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Chapter 6

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