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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 ## On the planet Flarp, 3 floops equal 5 fleeps, 4 fleeps equal tagged by: BTGmoderatorLU ##### This topic has 1 expert reply and 3 member replies ### Top Member ## On the planet Flarp, 3 floops equal 5 fleeps, 4 fleeps equal ## Timer 00:00 ## Your Answer A B C D E ## Global Stats Difficult Source: Manhattan Prep Scott takes a trip and drives 6 hours from Town X to Town Z at a rate of 50 miles per hour. On his way back, Scott drives 75 miles per hour and stops in Town Y which is midway between Town X and Town Z. How many hours does it take Scott to drive from Town Z to Town Y? A. 1.0 B. 1.25 C. 1.5 D. 1.75 E. 2.0 The OA is E ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 29 Oct 2017 Posted: 967 messages Followed by: 4 members Distance from X to Z =6 hr* 50 mph= 300 miles Hence distance from Y to Z= 1/2*300=150 time=150/75=2 hr ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 29 Oct 2017 Posted: 967 messages Followed by: 4 members Distance from X to Z =6 hr* 50 mph= 300 miles Hence distance from Y to Z= 1/2*300=150 time=150/75=2 hr ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 25 Apr 2015 Posted: 2811 messages Followed by: 18 members Upvotes: 43 BTGmoderatorLU wrote: Source: Manhattan Prep Scott takes a trip and drives 6 hours from Town X to Town Z at a rate of 50 miles per hour. On his way back, Scott drives 75 miles per hour and stops in Town Y which is midway between Town X and Town Z. How many hours does it take Scott to drive from Town Z to Town Y? A. 1.0 B. 1.25 C. 1.5 D. 1.75 E. 2.0 The OA is E We see that the distance between Town X and Town Z is 6 x 50 = 300 miles, and since Town Y is halfway between Town X and Town Z, the distance between Town Z and Town Y is 150 miles. Since Scott is driving 75 mph from Town Z to Town Y, it takes him 150/75 = 2 hours to do so. Answer: E _________________ Scott Woodbury-Stewart Founder and CEO scott@targettestprep.com See why Target Test Prep is rated 5 out of 5 stars on BEAT the GMAT. Read our reviews ### Top Member Legendary Member Joined 02 Mar 2018 Posted: 1104 messages Followed by: 2 members Distance = Speed * Time Time X to Z = 50 * 6 = 300 miles Town Y is midway between Town X and Z. Therefore, the distance between Z to town Y = 300 * 1/2 = 150 miles Moving at a speed of 75 mph, how many hours does it take Scott to drive from town Z to Y. Time = Distance / Speed = 150 miles / 75 mph = 2 hrs Time taken = 2 hours Correct answer is option E • Free Practice Test & Review How would you score if you took the GMAT Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Magoosh Study with Magoosh GMAT prep Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • 5 Day FREE Trial Study Smarter, Not Harder Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Trial & Practice Exam BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Get 300+ Practice Questions 25 Video lessons and 6 Webinars for FREE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • 1 Hour Free BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • 5-Day Free Trial 5-day free, full-access trial TTP Quant Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Veritas GMAT Class Experience Lesson 1 Live Free Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Award-winning private GMAT tutoring Register now and save up to$200

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