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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## If 24 kilograms of flour are required to make 300 tarts, how tagged by: AAPL ##### This topic has 1 expert reply and 2 member replies ### Top Member ## If 24 kilograms of flour are required to make 300 tarts, how ## Timer 00:00 ## Your Answer A B C D E ## Global Stats Difficult Magoosh If $$24$$ kilograms of flour are required to make $$300$$ tarts, how many kilograms of flour are required to make $$45$$ tarts? A. $$\frac{10}{3}$$ B. $$\frac{32}{9}$$ C. $$\frac{18}{5}$$ D. $$\frac{15}{4}$$ E. $$\frac{64}{15}$$ OA C ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 29 Oct 2017 Posted: 1018 messages Followed by: 4 members Since we need $$24$$ kilograms to make $$300$$ tarts, in order to make $$1$$ tart we need $$\frac{24}{300}$$ kilograms. Therefore, we need $$\frac{24}{300}\cdot45=\frac{18}{5}$$ kilograms(Option __C__) of flour to make $$45$$ tarts. ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 02 Mar 2018 Posted: 1184 messages Followed by: 2 members err ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 25 Apr 2015 Posted: 2950 messages Followed by: 19 members Upvotes: 43 AAPL wrote: Magoosh If $$24$$ kilograms of flour are required to make $$300$$ tarts, how many kilograms of flour are required to make $$45$$ tarts? A. $$\frac{10}{3}$$ B. $$\frac{32}{9}$$ C. $$\frac{18}{5}$$ D. $$\frac{15}{4}$$ E. $$\frac{64}{15}$$ OA C We can create the proportion: 24/300 = x/45 300x = 24(45) 100x = 8(45) 100x = 360 x = 360/100 = 36/10 = 18/5 Answer: C • FREE GMAT Exam Know how you'd score today for$0

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