Carcass wrote:
\(x+y=4\)
\(xy=0\)
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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R.A.EGIVEN: x + y = 4 and xy = 0
If xy = 0, then EITHER x = 0 OR y = 0
Let's examine each possible case:
Case i) if x = 0, then y = 4 (since we're also told that x + y = 4)
Case ii) if y = 0, then x = 4 (since we're also told that x + y = 4)
In case i, Quantity A is greater than Quantity B
In case ii, Quantity B is greater than Quantity A
Answer: D
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Brent
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