parkhydel wrote:
A certain company consists of three divisions, A, B, and C. Of the employees in the three divisions, the employees in Division C have the greatest average (arithmetic mean) annual salary. Is the average annual salary of the employees in the three divisions combined less than $55,000 ?
(1) The average annual salary of the employees in Divisions A and B combined is $45,000.
(2) The average annual salary of the employees in Division C is $55,000.
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Given:
1. A certain company consists of three divisions, A, B, and C.
2. Of the employees in the three divisions, the employees in Division C have the greatest average (arithmetic mean) annual salary.
Asked: Is the average annual salary of the employees in the three divisions combined less than $55,000 ?
(1) The average annual salary of the employees in Divisions A and B combined is $45,000.
Since the average annual salary of the employees in Divisions C is unknown
NOT SUFFICIENT
(2) The average annual salary of the employees in Division C is $55,000.
Since, of the employees in the three divisions, the employees in Division C have the greatest average (arithmetic mean) annual salary.
The average annual salary of the employees in Divisions A and B combined is less than $55,000.
The average annual salary of the employees in the three divisions combined is less than $55,000.
SUFFICIENT
IMO B
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