GMAT Practice Question Set #19 (Question 55-57)

Problem Solving Question #55: Growth in Population  
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In a renowned city, the average birth rate is 6 people every two seconds and the death rate is 2
people every two seconds. Estimate the size of the population net increase that occurs in one day.

(A)

32,300

(B)

172,800

(C)

468,830

(D)

338,200

(E)

259,200

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