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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 Total Population This topic has 2 member replies Total Population what is population of the village 1. 7/11 of the village comprises of married people 2. 200 widows comprises 10% of the singles population (A) 5060 (B) 6000 (C) 6050 (D) 5000 (E) 7000 Master | Next Rank: 500 Posts Joined 16 Apr 2012 Posted: 385 messages Followed by: 29 members Upvotes: 186 Let the population of the village be N. 1: 7N/11 people are married. 4N/11 are unmarried or single. 2: 200 widows and 2000 singles. 4N/11 = 2000 N = 5500 There's something wrong, especially with the language of the second Statement. Is it a Verbal cum Math question where you have to correct the language of the second statement first and then solve it mathematically? _________________ Aneesh Bangia GMAT Math Coach aneesh.bangia@gmail.com GMATPad: Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/GMATPad Junior | Next Rank: 30 Posts Joined 01 Mar 2012 Posted: 24 messages Upvotes: 2 I got the same solution- 5500 But its not given as an option... • 1 Hour Free 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 • 5-Day Free Trial 5-day free, full-access trial TTP Quant Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Trial & Practice Exam BEAT THE GMAT EXCLUSIVE Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • FREE GMAT Exam Know how you'd score today for$0

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