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What percentage of his ........ [#permalink]  05 May 2013, 13:31
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What percentage of his bills did Stanley pay before their due dates last month?
(1) Last month Stanley would have paid 70 percent of his bills before their due dates if he had paid 40 percent more bills than he actually did.
(2) Last month the ratio of total bills to bills paid before their due dates was 2 : 1.

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Re: What percentage of his ........ [#permalink]  05 May 2013, 14:33
What percentage of his bills did Stanley pay before their due dates last month?
(1) Last month Stanley would have paid 70 percent of his bills before their due dates if he had paid 40 percent more bills than he actually did.
(2) Last month the ratio of total bills to bills paid before their due dates was 2 : 1.

From 2, we know Stanley paid 1/3 of the bills.

For 1 . lets assume x= bills paid. y=Not paid bills.
Total bills = x+y.
1.4x=.7(x+y)
Gives the same ratio of x and y as 2.

Re: What percentage of his ........   [#permalink] 05 May 2013, 14:33
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