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At an auction, each of the bids on a certain clock after the first bid

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At an auction, each of the bids on a certain clock after the first bid was $100 greater than the immediately preceding bid. What was the amount of the last bid on the clock?

(1) The first bid on the clock was $450.

(2) The fourth bid on the clock was $300 less than the amount of the last bid.
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At an auction, each of the bids on a certain clock after the first bid was $100 greater than the immediately preceding bid. What was the amount of the last bid on the clock?

(1) The first bid on the clock was $450.

(2) The fourth bid on the clock was $300 less than the amount of the last bid.



(1) no info on last bid...not sufficient

(2) fist bid = x ; 4th bid = x+300 ; Last bid = x+300+300..no info abt first bid..not sufficient

on combining ..sufficient
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