In a cat circus, some cats won no ring, some cats won 1 ring : Quant Question Archive [LOCKED]
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 24 Jan 2017, 05:17

### 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

# In a cat circus, some cats won no ring, some cats won 1 ring

Author Message
Manager
Joined: 13 Mar 2008
Posts: 71
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 25 [0], given: 0

In a cat circus, some cats won no ring, some cats won 1 ring [#permalink]

### Show Tags

13 Mar 2008, 05:50
This topic is locked. If you want to discuss this question please re-post it in the respective forum.

In a cat circus, some cats won no ring, some cats won 1 ring and some won more than 2 rings,what percent of cats won only 1 ring

stmt 1 of the cats in the cat circus, 25% won more than 2 rings

stmt 2 25% cats won no ring

please explain....my answer is E although i dont have the OA for the same

thanks!!

bepositive
Director
Joined: 10 Sep 2007
Posts: 947
Followers: 8

Kudos [?]: 287 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

13 Mar 2008, 06:21
Statement 1:
Tells only about cats who won more than 2 rings, but does not tell you about cats who did not win or won just 1 ring. So insufficient.

Statement 2:
Tells only about cats who did not win at all, but does not tell you about cats who won just 1 ring or more than 2 rings. So insufficient

Combining both of them we have
Cats who won more than 2 rings = 25%
Cats who won no rings = 25%
Cats who won 1 ring = 100 - 25 - 25 + 25 = 75 (+25 is for cats who won more than 2 rings also won 1 ring)
But thing is with both statements together we can answer how many cats won 1 ring. So asnwer is C.
Re: cat circus   [#permalink] 13 Mar 2008, 06:21
Display posts from previous: Sort by