GMAT Practice Question Set #16 (Question 46-48)

Problem Solving Question #47: Hiring in 3 Locations  
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A company organized a recruiting process for 3 vacant positions of assistant manager for its
product launches. The positions are available in 3 different locations: Los Angeles, New York,
and Boston. The company's efforts yielded 9 eligible candidates who were open to moving to any
of the 3 available cities. How many ways can the company hire 3 out of the 9 eligible candidates
for assistant manager positions in its 3 locations, assuming only one assistant manager per
location?

(A)

180

(B)

325

(C)

504

(D)

730

(E)

1260

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