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# Given the following permutation ofÂ a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i,j,Â what is the next permutation in lexicographic (dictionary) order?

Write your answer without any blank spaces between letters. bfajihgedc

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would it not be a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,j, i?

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without having the full context of your question (range, limits, etc.), I would assume the following:
abcdefghik
assuming a 10 character permutation with each character drawing from a pool of 26 possible letters

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yes, if the range is limited to the letters a through j and each letter is allowed to be used only once.
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