GMAT Practice Question Set #26 (Question 76-78)

Data Sufficiency Question #78: The Value of the Moricus Manuscript  
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As a result of dramatic changes in the global currency market, the value of every item in Country X plummeted by 50% from 2000 to 2005 What was the value of a copy of the Moricus Manuscript in Country X's currency in 2000 (Assume that the only variable influencing changes in the value of the book is the value of Country X's currency.)

(1) The value of Moricus at the end of 2003 was $30
(2) If the value of every item in Country X had plummeted by 50% from 2005 to 2009 the value of the Moricus Manuscript in 2009 would have been $25
(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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