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5 is r percent of 25

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5 is r percent of 25 [#permalink] New post 03 Jun 2017, 01:47
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5 is r percent of 25

s is 25 percent of 60

Quantity A
Quantity B
r
s


A) Quantity A is greater.
B) Quantity B is greater.
C) The two quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

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Re: 5 is r percent of 25 [#permalink] New post 27 Sep 2017, 05:03
5 is r percent of 25 translates into 25/5*100 = 20.

s is 25% of 60 translates into 15.

Then A is greater
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Re: 5 is r percent of 25 [#permalink] New post 27 Sep 2017, 07:53
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5 is r percent of 25

s is 25 percent of 60

Quantity A
Quantity B
r
s




5 is r percent of 25
Translation: 5 = (r/100)(25)
Expand: 5 = 25r/100
Simplify: 5 = r/4
Solve: r = 20

s is 25 percent of 60
Translation: s = (25/100)(60)
Simplify: s = (1/4)(60)
Evaluate: s = 60/4 = 15

We get:
Quantity A: 20
Quantity B: 15
Answer:
[Reveal] Spoiler:
A


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