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50 students are surveyed and here is the result.

Food Frequency
Ice cream - 12
Cookies - 11
Fruit -6
Candy -13
Other -8

Which of the following statement is true.
A. More than half of the children chose candy
B. More than half of the children chose either ice cream or cookies
C. Fewer than 10 children chose cookies
D. Fewer than 10 children chose gum.

Is it D?


  • Math -

    Yes. D appears to be the only correct answer.

    But I don't see how gum is counted as food.

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    I think it's a dumb question.

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