m04, Q 22 : Retired Discussions [Locked]
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 18 Jan 2017, 09:49

# STARTING SOON:

Open Admission Chat with MBA Experts of Personal MBA Coach - Join Chat Room to Participate.

### 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

# m04, Q 22

Author Message
VP
Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 1286
Followers: 16

Kudos [?]: 411 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

29 Oct 2008, 22:13
What is the relation b/w nickels and quarters? How are the equations formed in the explanation?
SVP
Joined: 29 Aug 2007
Posts: 2492
Followers: 67

Kudos [?]: 734 [0], given: 19

### Show Tags

30 Oct 2008, 06:25
ritula wrote:
What is the relation b/w nickels and quarters? How are the equations formed in the explanation?

Can you post the question in detail?
_________________

Gmat: http://gmatclub.com/forum/everything-you-need-to-prepare-for-the-gmat-revised-77983.html

GT

VP
Joined: 18 May 2008
Posts: 1286
Followers: 16

Kudos [?]: 411 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

30 Oct 2008, 22:46
Im sorry. I 4got 2 post d question. Here it is
Johnny wants to buy some candy with the nickels and quarters that his mother gave him. How many quarters does he have?

(1)The total value of Johnny's coins is 85 cents.
(2)Johnny has more quarters than nickels in his pocket.
GMAT TIGER wrote:
ritula wrote:
What is the relation b/w nickels and quarters? How are the equations formed in the explanation?

Can you post the question in detail?
SVP
Joined: 29 Aug 2007
Posts: 2492
Followers: 67

Kudos [?]: 734 [0], given: 19

### Show Tags

31 Oct 2008, 08:42
ritula wrote:
Im sorry. I 4got 2 post d question. Here it is
Johnny wants to buy some candy with the nickels and quarters that his mother gave him. How many quarters does he have?

(1)The total value of Johnny's coins is 85 cents.
(2)Johnny has more quarters than nickels in his pocket.
GMAT TIGER wrote:
ritula wrote:
What is the relation b/w nickels and quarters? How are the equations formed in the explanation?

Can you post the question in detail?

Where you from?

Seems you are not in the US cuz they are US currency values.

Nickles are 5 cent coins and quarters are 25 cent coins.
_________________

Gmat: http://gmatclub.com/forum/everything-you-need-to-prepare-for-the-gmat-revised-77983.html

GT

CIO
Joined: 02 Oct 2007
Posts: 1218
Followers: 94

Kudos [?]: 911 [0], given: 334

### Show Tags

03 Nov 2008, 07:42
We'll state what a nickel and a quarter mean. Just in case.

Thanks.
_________________

Welcome to GMAT Club!

Want to solve GMAT questions on the go? GMAT Club iPhone app will help.
Result correlation between real GMAT and GMAT Club Tests
Are GMAT Club Test sets ordered in any way?

Take 15 free tests with questions from GMAT Club, Knewton, Manhattan GMAT, and Veritas.

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Intern
Joined: 31 Aug 2010
Posts: 2
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

04 Sep 2010, 16:56
Algebraic solution to M04, Q22:

x = no. of nickels, y = no. of quarters

S1. 0.05x + 0.25y = 0.85 not sufficient
S2. y > x not sufficient
S1 & S2 Together:
Since, from S1, x = 17 - 5y,
y > 17 - 5y,
6y > 17, and
y > 2.
Johnny has 3 quarters, since 4 quarters is $1.00 >$0.85
sufficient
Re: m04, Q 22   [#permalink] 04 Sep 2010, 16:56
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
M04 Q 30 7 05 Jan 2009, 10:36
13 m04 q9 23 20 Dec 2008, 18:09
17 m04 Q2 20 09 Dec 2008, 20:07
26 m04, Q 15 22 29 Oct 2008, 21:59
3 m04 Q23 12 14 Sep 2008, 05:12
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# m04, Q 22

Moderator: Bunuel

 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®.