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How many people are on the bus at this point?

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An empty bus pulls up to a stop and 20 people get on. At the next stop 10 people get off and twice as many people get on as at the first stop. At the third stop 50 get off.

How many people are on the bus at this point?

posted Jun 18, 2014 by Mridul

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None. An empty bus can not pull up to a bus stop.

solution Apr 1, 2015 by anonymous
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Bus was empty
1) 20 people get in.
2) At next stop Number of peple get off 10. So now in bus there is only 10 people left.
The number of people get in was twice the number get in on first i.e (20X2 ) 40. So total people in bus was 40 + 10 = 50.
3) At the third stop 50 person get off so there shall be no passenger in the bus except Bus driver/conductor.

solution Jun 18, 2014 by Sanjeet Kumar
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There are none in the bus expect the driver and the conductor.

solution Jun 18, 2014 by Binu Mon
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2
driver and conductor

solution Jun 18, 2014 by Swaroop Gudipalle
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only conductor and driver

solution Oct 6, 2014 by Seema



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