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

 It is currently 22 Oct 2019, 12:02

### 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

# Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Math Expert
Joined: 02 Sep 2009
Posts: 58427

### Show Tags

08 Feb 2019, 04:57
00:00

Difficulty:

25% (medium)

Question Stats:

77% (02:12) correct 23% (03:12) wrong based on 30 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University are from outside the state, and 75% of out-of-state students receive some sort of financial aid. If there are 3,120 graduate students at Hardcastle State, how many out-of-state students do NOT receive financial aid?

A. 234
B. 468
C. 702
D. 936
E. 1,638

_________________
VP
Joined: 31 Oct 2013
Posts: 1465
Concentration: Accounting, Finance
GPA: 3.68
WE: Analyst (Accounting)
Re: Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

08 Feb 2019, 05:18
Bunuel wrote:
Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University are from outside the state, and 75% of out-of-state students receive some sort of financial aid. If there are 3,120 graduate students at Hardcastle State, how many out-of-state students do NOT receive financial aid?

A. 234
B. 468
C. 702
D. 936
E. 1,638

Total = 3120.

out of the state = 3120 * 30/100 = 936.

students getting financial help = 936 * 75/100 =702.

Students not getting help = 936 - 702 = 234.

GMAT Club Legend
Joined: 18 Aug 2017
Posts: 5032
Location: India
Concentration: Sustainability, Marketing
GPA: 4
WE: Marketing (Energy and Utilities)
Re: Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University  [#permalink]

### Show Tags

08 Feb 2019, 05:55
1
Bunuel wrote:
Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University are from outside the state, and 75% of out-of-state students receive some sort of financial aid. If there are 3,120 graduate students at Hardcastle State, how many out-of-state students do NOT receive financial aid?

A. 234
B. 468
C. 702
D. 936
E. 1,638

solved using 2x2 grid

IMO A
234 is correct..
Re: Thirty percent of the graduate students at Hardcastle State University   [#permalink] 08 Feb 2019, 05:55
Display posts from previous: Sort by