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Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
13 Jul 2010, 18:28

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Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 raffle tickets yesterday (1) The 3 members sold a total of 6 tickets yesterday (2) No 2 members sold the same number of tickets

Re: Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
04 Aug 2012, 09:03

Acc to (1) one should mean only 1 member sold atleast 2 raffle, NOT atleast one member sold atleast 2 raffle. Hence, the two contradictory options should be : 0,0,6- one member sold atleast 2 raffle 2,2,2- more than one member sold atleast 2 raffle.

Please explain why should D be the answer. This is a Q from GMAT Prep with D as answer, please take notice.

Re: Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
04 Sep 2013, 11:25

Rax wrote:

Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 raffle tickets yesterday (1) The 3 members sold a total of 6 tickets yesterday (2) No 2 members sold the same number of tickets

Answer options: A. Statement A alone is sufficient, but Statement B alone is not sufficient B. Statement B alone is sufficient, but Statement A alone is not sufficient C. Both statements together are sufficient, but neither alone is sufficient. D. Each statement alone is sufficient. E. (1) and (2) together are not sufficient.

Option D is correct answer, but my pick is B. Any takers?

In each case which is possible, one of the members would sell 2 at least or more. But need to read stems very carefully. My mistake, picked the first one as sufficient, even did not go through second one in details.

Re: Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
05 Sep 2013, 23:55

Rax wrote:

Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 raffle tickets yesterday (1) The 3 members sold a total of 6 tickets yesterday (2) No 2 members sold the same number of tickets

LOL...this is in the wrong section buddy.

My guess would be D though.

(1) If the three sold a total of 6, it could be any combination of 1,3,2 or 2,2,2 or 0,0,6. Either way, someone sold more than 2. AD (2) If no 2 members sold the same, well, at the very least you can have 0,1,2 which satisfies.

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Re: Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
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vietnammba We have a, b, and c (the 3 members). Does a or b or c "great than or equal to" 2? (1) a+b+c = 6 Possible situations: a=0, b=0, c=6 a=1, b=1, c=4 a=2, b=2, c=2 a=3, b=3, c=0 ... ... ... --> every situation must have at least a or b or c "equal to or greater than" 2. --> sufficient

(2) we have: a, b and c must be different from each other: a=0, b=1, c=2 a=1, b=2, c=0 a=2, b=1, c=0 -->so many situations, but always: a or b or c must be at least 2 -->sufficient

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vinhnhat88 wrote:

vietnammba We have a, b, and c (the 3 members). Does a or b or c "great than or equal to" 2? (1) a+b+c = 6 Possible situations: a=0, b=0, c=6 a=1, b=1, c=4 a=2, b=2, c=2 a=3, b=3, c=0 ... ... ... --> every situation must have at least a or b or c "equal to or greater than" 2. --> sufficient

(2) we have: a, b and c must be different from each other: a=0, b=1, c=2 a=1, b=2, c=0 a=2, b=1, c=0 -->so many situations, but always: a or b or c must be at least 2 -->sufficient

--> answer: D

Thanks, i figured it out last night. I focused on the fact that there might be people selling zero ticket and forgot the fact that if so then the other person has to sell more in order for 3 to sell 6 in total.

Re: Did one of the 3 members of a certain team sell at least 2 [#permalink]
07 Dec 2014, 22:02

surbhii wrote:

BUt in the second statement there is noway mentioned that total ticket sold is 6 ??

Yes, but with second statement, the boundaries that we have are:

i) 3 members of the team sell tickets ii) no 2 members sold the same number of tickets.

Any which way you look at it, since there are no way that all the 3 members could have sold less than 2 tickets. For example the combinations could be (0,1,2), (0,1,3), (0,1,5),(3,4,5) or whatever; but it cannot be (0,1,0), (0,0,0), (0,1,1) etc. because no 2 members sold the same number of tickets. _________________

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