GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

It is currently 19 Apr 2019, 23:29

Close

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
Your Progress

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

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

 
Manager
Manager
avatar
G
Status: Manager
Joined: 02 Nov 2018
Posts: 177
Location: Bangladesh
GMAT ToolKit User CAT Tests
Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 11 Apr 2019, 13:36
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  5% (low)

Question Stats:

91% (00:43) correct 9% (00:55) wrong based on 32 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students and 2 pet rabbits. How many more students than rabbits are there in all 4 of the third-grade classrooms?

(A) 48

(B) 56

(C) 64

(D) 72

(E) 80

_________________
Give a kudos if u find my post helpful. kudos motivates active discussions :)

Intern
Intern
User avatar
B
Joined: 31 May 2018
Posts: 13
Location: India
GPA: 4
Re: Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Apr 2019, 00:49
1
Total number students = 18*4 = 72
Total no. of rabbits = 2*4 = 8

So, 72-8 = 64

There 64 more students than rabbits.

Correct answer: Option (C)
Math Expert
User avatar
V
Joined: 02 Aug 2009
Posts: 7560
Re: Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Apr 2019, 01:05
Noshad wrote:
Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students and 2 pet rabbits. How many more students than rabbits are there in all 4 of the third-grade classrooms?

(A) 48

(B) 56

(C) 64

(D) 72

(E) 80


Difference in one classroom = 18-2=16, so in 4 such classrooms, the difference = 16*4=64

C
_________________
CEO
CEO
User avatar
P
Joined: 18 Aug 2017
Posts: 3001
Location: India
Concentration: Sustainability, Marketing
GPA: 4
WE: Marketing (Energy and Utilities)
GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member CAT Tests
Re: Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 12 Apr 2019, 10:53
Noshad wrote:
Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students and 2 pet rabbits. How many more students than rabbits are there in all 4 of the third-grade classrooms?

(A) 48

(B) 56

(C) 64

(D) 72

(E) 80


need to find 18-2 ; 16 is difference so for 4 classes ; 16*4 ; 64
IMO C
_________________
If you liked my solution then please give Kudos. Kudos encourage active discussions.
GMAT Club Bot
Re: Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a   [#permalink] 12 Apr 2019, 10:53
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Each third-grade classroom at Pearl Creek Elementary has 18 students a

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


Copyright

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

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®.