|A) 186||B) 144|
|C) 136||D) 120|
In given word OLIVER there are 3 vowels E, I & O. These can be arranged in only one way as dictionary order E, I & O.
There are 6 letters in thegiven word.
First arrange 3 vowels.
This can be done in 6C3 ways and that too in only one way.(dictionary order E, I & O)
Remaining 3 letters can be placed in 3 places = 3! ways
Total number of possible ways of arranging letters of OLIVER = 3! x ways = 6x5x4 = 120 ways.