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ID: GMAT-DSQ-1
Section: Quantitative Reasoning - Data Sufficiency
Topics: Number Properties; Highest/Greatest Common Factor (HCF/GCF); Least Common Multiple (LCM); Word Problems
Difficulty level: Challenging

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In a certain class, a teacher distributed a few candies and a few bars among the students such that each student got an equal number of candies and an equal number of bars and no candies or bars remained undistributed. How many students were there in the class?

  • (1) The teacher distributed 180 candies and 40 bars.
  • (2) The total number of items received by each student was less than 20.
AStatement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) ALONE is not sufficient to answer the question asked.
BStatement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) ALONE is not sufficient to answer the question asked.
CBOTH statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are sufficient to answer the question asked, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient to answer the question asked.
DEACH statement ALONE is sufficient to answer the question asked.
EStatements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient to answer the question asked, and additional data specific to the problem are needed.