Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

 It is currently 06 Jul 2015, 23:05

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost $3.59, and  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics Author Message TAGS: Senior Manager Joined: 30 Aug 2003 Posts: 325 Location: dallas , tx Followers: 1 Kudos [?]: 9 [0], given: 0 At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost$3.59, and [#permalink]  29 Dec 2003, 18:48
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
. At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost $3.59, and a hamburger and french fries cost$4.40. If french fries cost twice as much as coleslaw, how much do french fries cost?
(A) $0.30 B) .45 C) .60 D) .75 E).90 _________________ shubhangi GMAT Club Legend Joined: 15 Dec 2003 Posts: 4309 Followers: 29 Kudos [?]: 236 [0], given: 0 [#permalink] 29 Dec 2003, 19:16 h=hamburger c=coleslaw f=french fries h+f=4.40 h+c=3.59 But we know that f=2c Thus, h+2c=4.4 by combining both equations: h+2c=4.40 -h-c=-3.59 c=.81 f=1.62 Am i doing anything wrong here? 1.62 is not in the answer choices... _________________ Best Regards, Paul Senior Manager Joined: 30 Aug 2003 Posts: 325 Location: dallas , tx Followers: 1 Kudos [?]: 9 [0], given: 0 [#permalink] 29 Dec 2003, 22:25 I got the same answer .. i dont knwo what's wrong? _________________ shubhangi [#permalink] 29 Dec 2003, 22:25 Similar topics Replies Last post Similar Topics: At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost$3.59, and 9 17 Jul 2006, 08:13
At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost $3.59, and 3 10 Apr 2006, 19:10 At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost$3.59, and 5 23 Feb 2006, 10:26
At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost $3.59, and 2 20 Feb 2006, 13:22 At a certain diner, a hamburger and coleslaw cost$3.59 9 08 Sep 2005, 20:53
Display posts from previous: Sort by