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Is –3 < x – y < 2 ? (1) 2 < x < 5 (2) 3 < y < 5

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New post 19 Jul 2019, 06:11
Statement1: value of x lies b/w 2.1 to 4.9
Statement2: value of y lies b/w 3.1 to 4.9
Clearly, 1,2 individually not sufficient
so from both we get,
min value of x-y is -2.8 ..... so x-y > -3
max value of x-y is 1.8 ..... so x-y < 2
so Ans : (C)
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