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At Markham Academy, 2/3 of the m faculty members live in housing on ca

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At Markham Academy, 2/3 of the m faculty members live in housing on campus grounds. Of those living on campus, 3/4 own a car. Which of the following represents, in terms of m, the number of faculty members who live in campus housing and do not own a car?

A. m/4
B. m/6
C. m/12
D. 2m/3
E. 3m/4

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At Markham Academy, 2/3 of the m faculty members live in housing on campus grounds. Of those living on campus, 3/4 own a car. Which of the following represents, in terms of m, the number of faculty members who live in campus housing and do not own a car?

A. m/4
B. m/6
C. m/12
D. 2m/3
E. 3m/4



solved using 2x2 grid
let m = 12
so not owning a car and living in campus ; 2
i.e m/6 ; IMO B
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New post 18 Feb 2019, 04:42
m=LCM(3,4)=12
2/3m= 8
3/4of8=6
faculty with car=2
2/12=1/6

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New post 18 Feb 2019, 05:25
faculty in campus =\(\frac{2m}{3}\)
who own a car\(\frac{2}{3}*\frac{3}{4}* m\)
=\(\frac{m}{2}\)
Thus who dont a car and live in camous =\(\frac{2m}{3}- \frac{m}{2}\)= \(m/6\)
Thus answer B
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