3.2 Standard Multiple Choice Questions
These questions comprise word problems, algebraic manipulations,
Given below is an example of a typical word problem.
If one-sixth of the female students at Havard prefer
Coke and one-third of the male students have Pepsi, what fraction of the
total student population prefers Coke ?
(A) 1/ 9
(E) It cannot be determined from the above information given.
E is the correct choice. This is why :