Mathematics

In a class of 80 students, every student had to study Economics or Geography or…

In a class of 80 students, every student had to study Economics or Geography or both Economics and Geography. lf 65 students studied Economics and 50 studied Geography, how many studied both subjects?

  • A.
    15
  • B.
    30
  • C.
    35
  • D.
    45
  • E.
    50
Correct Answer: Option C
Explanation

Applying the formula
80 = 65 – x + x + 50 – x
x = 35