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A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. What is the length of the third side?
(1) The third side is multiple of 5.
(2) It is an isosceles triangle.

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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 09 Apr 2009, 23:56
D.
5<x<15

Smt1; multiple of 5, in this instance, can only be 10
Stmt2; either 5 or 10. Since it can't be 5, it is 10.
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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 10 Apr 2009, 03:57
Agreed with Economist, It should be D.
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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 11 Apr 2009, 13:23
It's D.

stmnt1 - 5<x<15 => x=10
suffic.

stmnt2 - x=10
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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 12 Apr 2009, 21:20
nitya34 wrote:
A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. What is the length of the third side?
(1) The third side is multiple of 5.
(2) It is an isosceles triangle.


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1. Third side can be 5, 10,...50..., not suff
2. third side can be 5 or 10, not suff

1 and 2 combined the third side can be 5 or 10, not stuff
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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 12 Apr 2009, 23:23
nitya34 wrote:
A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. What is the length of the third side?
(1) The third side is multiple of 5.
(2) It is an isosceles triangle.


statement 1, the value can be only 10.. as range for x is 5<x<15..
statement 2, the value can be only 10, as 5 is not possible.
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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 13 Apr 2009, 02:32
OA-D
third side can only be 10(in both the cases)

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nitya34 wrote:
A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. What is the length of the third side?
(1) The third side is multiple of 5.
(2) It is an isosceles triangle.


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1. Third side can be 5, 10,...50..., not suff
2. third side can be 5 or 10, not suff

1 and 2 combined the third side can be 5 or 10, not stuff

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Re: Tricky # 1 [#permalink] New post 13 Apr 2009, 02:37
nitya34 wrote:
OA-D
third side can only be 10(in both the cases)

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nitya34 wrote:
A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. What is the length of the third side?
(1) The third side is multiple of 5.
(2) It is an isosceles triangle.


E

1. Third side can be 5, 10,...50..., not suff
2. third side can be 5 or 10, not suff

1 and 2 combined the third side can be 5 or 10, not stuff


Yeah, A triangle has sides of 5 and 10. makes sense now
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