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

 It is currently 19 Oct 2019, 07:54

### 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

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

# If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tu

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Math Expert
Joined: 02 Sep 2009
Posts: 58446
If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tu  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

19 Feb 2019, 23:44
00:00

Difficulty:

5% (low)

Question Stats:

85% (01:07) correct 15% (01:03) wrong based on 47 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tulips to daffodils is 3 : 5, what percent of the flowers in the garden are daffodils?

A. 37.5%
B. 40%
C. 60%
D. 62.5%
E. 133.3%

_________________
Manager
Joined: 11 Dec 2013
Posts: 121
Location: India
GMAT Date: 03-15-2015
WE: Education (Education)
Re: If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tu  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

19 Feb 2019, 23:53
1
tulips = 3k
daffodils = 5k
Total flowers = 8k
Percentage of daffodils $$= \frac{5k}{8k} \times 100 = 62.5 %$$
_________________
GMAT Club Legend
Joined: 18 Aug 2017
Posts: 5020
Location: India
Concentration: Sustainability, Marketing
GPA: 4
WE: Marketing (Energy and Utilities)
Re: If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tu  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

20 Feb 2019, 02:08
1
Bunuel wrote:
If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tulips to daffodils is 3 : 5, what percent of the flowers in the garden are daffodils?

A. 37.5%
B. 40%
C. 60%
D. 62.5%
E. 133.3%

3:5 t:d

total ; 8
so % of d ; 5/8 * 100 ; 62.5%
IMO D
Re: If there are only tulips and daffodils in a garden and the ratio of tu   [#permalink] 20 Feb 2019, 02:08
Display posts from previous: Sort by