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# If x/y is a fraction greater than 1, then which of the following must

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Updated on: 03 Jul 2019, 04:53
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If x/y is a fraction greater than 1, then which of the following must be less than 1?

(A) 3y/x

(B) x/(3y)

(C) $$\frac{x}{y}$$

(D) y/x

(E) y

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Originally posted by Bunuel on 13 Jun 2017, 08:23.
Last edited by SajjadAhmad on 03 Jul 2019, 04:53, edited 1 time in total.
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13 Jun 2017, 08:29
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Bunuel wrote:
If x/y is a fraction greater than 1, then which of the following must be less than 1?

(A) 3y/x

(B) x/(3y)

(C) $$\frac{x}{y}$$

(D) y/x

(E) y

$$\frac{x}{y}$$ > 1
Reciprocal of $$\frac{x}{y}$$ must be less than 1.
$$\frac{y}{x}$$ < 1 ... Answer D...
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13 Jun 2017, 08:41
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Answer must be D. If x/y is greater than 1,
then its reciprocal must be less than 1.
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