Source: Official Guide for the GMAT 12th Ed. Section 5.3 Problem Solving; #127

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To mail a package, the rate is x

To mail a package, the rate is x cents for the first pound and y cents for each additional pound, where x>y. Two packages weighing 3 pounds and 5 pounds, respectively, can be mailed separately or combined as one package. Which method is cheaper, and how much money is saved? Combined, with a savings of cents, Combined, with a savings of cents, Combined, with a savings of x cents, Separately, with a savings of cents, Separately, with a savings of y cents

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