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

 It is currently 04 May 2015, 19:57

### 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

# Bottle X is 2/3 full of water, which is half the capacity of

Author Message
TAGS:
Manager
Joined: 10 Oct 2005
Posts: 52
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Bottle X is 2/3 full of water, which is half the capacity of [#permalink]  25 Jun 2006, 16:18
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
Bottle X is 2/3 full of water, which is half the capacity of Bottle Y. Bottle Y is 3/4 as full of water and has twice the capacity of bottle Z which is 1/4 full of water. If all the water from both Bottle X and Bottle Z were poured into Bottle Y, Bottle Y would then be filled to what fraction of its capacity?

(A) 29/24
(B) 7/8
(C) 5/6
(D) 3/4
(E) 2/3
Senior Manager
Joined: 07 Jul 2005
Posts: 406
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 4 [0], given: 0

(A)

Capacity of Y - a
then, capacity of X and Z - a/2

3/4a + 2/3 (a/2) + 1/4(a/2)
= 29/24a
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
3 Jar X is 16 full of water. Jar Y, which has half the capacity of Jar X 7 04 Feb 2015, 07:54
3 Company X provides bottled water to its employees in 5 liter 2 16 Dec 2012, 04:25
5 A bowl was half full of water. 4 cups of water were then added to the 11 07 Jul 2011, 21:00
2 Drum x is 1/2 full of oil and drum y, which has twice the capacity of 11 27 Mar 2007, 19:10
A cuboid pool, when it is half full, the water level height 6 14 Apr 2006, 17:49
Display posts from previous: Sort by