SAT Math - Question Of The Day - 10 Jan 2017

SAT Math - Question Of The Day - 10 Jan 2017

Q: There are n fruits in a basket, and 5 of them are apples. If 6 oranges are added to the basket, how many fruits in the basket will not be apples?

Option:

a. n - 11

b. n - 1

c. n + 1

d. n + 2

Solution:

Number of fruits in the basket = n

Number of apples in the basket = 5

6 oranges are added to the basket

Now, total number of fruits in the basket = n + 6

Therefore, No. of fruits which are not apple = n + 6 - 5 = n + 1

Hence, correct answer is C.

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