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

It is currently 23 Sep 2014, 14:35

Close

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
Your Progress

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

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint, 4 of which are yellow,

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 19 Oct 2004
Posts: 320
Location: Missouri, USA
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint, 4 of which are yellow, [#permalink] New post 01 Dec 2004, 11:34
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint, 4 of which are yellow, 2 are red and the remaining jars are brown. Kurt will combine 3 jars of paint into a new container to make a new color which he will name according to the following conditions:

Brun Y if the paint contains 2 jars of brown paint and no yellow
Brun X if the paint contains 3 jars of brown paint.
Jaune X if the paint contains at least 2 jars of yellow.
Jaune Y if the paint contains exactly 1 jar of yellow.

What is the probability that the new color will be Jaune?

A. 5/42
B. 37/42
C 1/21
D 4/9
E. 5/9
_________________

Let's get it right!!!!

Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 30 Jul 2004
Posts: 102
Followers: 1

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

 [#permalink] New post 01 Dec 2004, 16:22
Is the question asking
Jaune OR Jaune X or Jaune Y ? Because it cannot be Jaune by itself

I got 41/126 ..which none of the options
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 19 Oct 2004
Posts: 320
Location: Missouri, USA
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 01 Dec 2004, 23:29
I think Jaune= Jaune X+JAune Y. Well im not getting any of the answer choices... :cry:
_________________

Let's get it right!!!!

Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 16 Jun 2004
Posts: 893
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 10 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 01 Dec 2004, 23:37
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 19 Oct 2004
Posts: 320
Location: Missouri, USA
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2004, 00:50
Thanks Venksune :-D I was making some calculation mistakes :oops:
_________________

Let's get it right!!!!

  [#permalink] 02 Dec 2004, 00:50
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Experts publish their posts in the topic Kurt, a French painter, has 9 jars of paint: 4 jars of bagdbmba 0 02 Sep 2013, 04:01
4 Experts publish their posts in the topic Kurt, a French painter, has 9 jars of paint: 4 jars of yello durgesh79 9 04 Aug 2008, 09:36
Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint 4 of which are yellow, KillerSquirrel 9 11 Sep 2007, 22:50
A painter has 9 jars of paint 4 of which are yellow, 2 are forumsmba 1 08 Dec 2004, 17:02
Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint 4 of which are yellow, hardworker_indian 6 04 Oct 2004, 16:59
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Kurt, a painter, has 9 jars of paint, 4 of which are yellow,

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.