# GRE Question of the Day (January 13)

- Jan 13, 02:00 AM Comments [0]

## Math

One morning a baker used 40 percent of a 50-pound bag of flour. If $${\frac{{1}}{{8}}}$$ of the amount used was for doughnuts, how many pounds of flour were used for doughnuts?

A. $${2 \frac{{1}}{{2}}}$$

B. $${6 \frac{{1}}{{4}}}$$

C. $${15 \frac{{5}}{{8}}}$$

D. $${20}$$

E. $${25}$$

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