SAT Math Multiple Choice Practice Question 206: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 206

8. Note: The following chart represents the money that Sita has in her bank accounts during the years 2008, 2009, and 2010.

How much money does Sita have, in total, in all of her bank accounts in 2009?

A. $1,500
B. $2,000
C. $2,100
D. $2,200
E. $2,300

Correct Answer: C

Explanation:

C. You want to find out how much money Sita has in each type of account in 2009. To do so, determine the height of the middle, lightest colored bar in each section of the chart. You'll see that she has $300 in checking, $700 in savings, $500 in retirement, and $600 in investment. Adding those values together, Sita has $2,100 in all her bank accounts in 2009.

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