A new cell phone plan is offering pricing based on average monthly use. Brandon and Jodie are comparing their average use to determine the best plan for them. Brandon's average monthly usage in 2001 was q minutes. Was this less than, greater than, or equal to Jodie's 2001 average monthly usage, in minutes?

(1) From January to August 2001, Jodie's average monthly usage was 1.5q minutes.

(2) From April to December 2001, Jodie's average monthly usage was 1.5q minutes.

Guys - badly struggled on this one. I have gone for E, but its a guess. Can someone please let me know how to solve this?

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E.

MGMAT 1 --> 530

MGMAT 2--> 640

MGMAT 3 ---> 610

GMAT ==> 730