Question

# A fruitseller sells 80% of all his fruits on a particular day, which comprise of only mangoes and apples. He sells an equal number of mangoes and apples. He sells mangoes for Rs 1 each and apples for Rs 3 each. How many fruits were there before the sale? A. His total revenue from the sale of his fruits was Rs 32. B. Exactly 2 mangoes and 2 apples are remaining after the sale.

A
Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient
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Statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not sufficient
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C
Each statement alone is sufficient
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D
BOTH statements TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.
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Solution

## The correct option is B Each statement alone is sufficientAnswer = option (c) Using statement (1) we can arrive at an equation x+3x=32. hence, the answer can be obtained based on statement 1 alone Using statement (2) we can also arrive at the answer 20% 4 fruits 100% = 40020 = 20 fruits. Hence, using both statements individually, it is possible to arrive at the solution.

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