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# Of the 1.000 students who entered College X as freshmen in September

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Of the 1.000 students who entered College X as freshmen in September 1979, 112 did not graduate in May 1983. If 962 students graduated in may 1983, how many of the graduates did not enter College X as freshmen in September 1979?

(A) 38
(B) 74
(C) 112
(D) 150
(E) 188

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09 Jan 2019, 02:55
No of persons who graduated but were not freshmen=962-888=74.
Imo, Option B.

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09 Jan 2019, 03:28
Bunuel wrote:
Of the 1.000 students who entered College X as freshmen in September 1979, 112 did not graduate in May 1983. If 962 students graduated in may 1983, how many of the graduates did not enter College X as freshmen in September 1979?

(A) 38
(B) 74
(C) 112
(D) 150
(E) 188

total 1000 -112 = 888 graduated
and 962-888 = 74 who did not enter as freshmen
IMO B
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