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14) A process layout problem consists of 4 departments, each of which can be assigned to one of four rooms. The

number of different solutions to this problem is ________, although all of them may not have different material handling costs.

A) 1

B) 4

C) 16

D) 24

E) unknown

answer is 24 how do you get it?

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