GMAT Practice Question Set #12 (Question 34-36)

Data Sufficiency Question #36: Selling Coffee and Tea  
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On a hot summer day, a coffee and tea shop sold a container of coffee beans at $15 and a container of tea bags at $25. Did the shop sell more containers of coffee beans than containers of tea bags that day?

(1) The average (arithmetic mean) of all containers of coffee beans and tea bags sold that day was $21.

(2) The aggregate sales of the two items that day was $420.

(A)

Statement 1 alone is sufficient but statement 2 alone is not sufficient to answer the question asked.

(B)

Statement 2 alone is sufficient but statement 1 alone is not sufficient to answer the question asked.

(C)

Both statements 1 and 2 together are sufficient to answer the question but neither statement is sufficient alone.

(D)

Each statement alone is sufficient to answer the question.

(E)

Statements 1 and 2 are not sufficient to answer the question asked and additional data is needed to answer the statements.

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