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Mary persuaded n friends to donate $500 each to her election

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Mary persuaded n friends to donate $500 each to her election campaign, and then each of these n friends persuaded n more people to donate $500 each to Mary’s campaign. If no one donated more than once and if there were no other donations, what was the value of n?
(1) The first n people donated 1/16 of the total amount donated.
(2) The total amount donated was $120,000

This is a Data Sufficiency question

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I think something got messed up with this question. Looks like Statement 1 is missing information.
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Re: Data Sufficiency question - Not sure how to solve   [#permalink] 05 Aug 2008, 07:21
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