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###### July 16, 2014

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**Today's Practice GMAT Question:**

In a certain restaurant, if each soft drink costs the same amount, what is the cost, excluding sales tax, of 1 soft drink? | |

(1) | The cost, excluding sales tax, of 5 soft drinks is $6.25. |

(2) | The cost, including sales tax, of 3 soft drinks is $4.05. |

(A) | Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient. |

(B) | Statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not sufficient. |

(C) | BOTH statements TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient. |

(D) | EACH statement ALONE is sufficient. |

(E) | Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient. |

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