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If the total sales for a business in a certain year were $150,000, what were sales in June, if June sales were half the monthly average?

(A) $6,250

(B) $12,500

(C) $15,000

(D) $25,000

(E) $48,000

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Monthly Average Sale= \(\frac{150000}{12}\)= $12,500.

June Sale= \(\frac{12,500}{2}\)= $6250

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Bunuel wrote:
If the total sales for a business in a certain year were $150,000, what were sales in June, if June sales were half the monthly average?

(A) $6,250

(B) $12,500

(C) $15,000

(D) $25,000

(E) $48,000


The monthly average is 150,000/12 = $12,500. So half of that is 12,500/2 = $6,250.

Answer: A
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