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x or y [#permalink]  08 Jan 2018, 14:14
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 Quantity A Quantity B x y

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.

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Re: x or y [#permalink]  10 Jan 2018, 01:16
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So here we are two important clues: the triangle is a right one and the hypotenusd is 10.
Amomg the triplets, we have 6-8-10.
However if we manipulate the triangle either x can be 6 or 8 OR y can be 6 or 8.
Therefore D.

Am I correct ?
Re: x or y   [#permalink] 10 Jan 2018, 01:16
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