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What is the area of the shaded region in the following figure?

(F) 10.5

(G) 12.5

(H) 18

(J) 21

(K) 24

The Correct Answer
Explanation

A small square table and an L-shaped table fit together with no space between them to create a large square table. The area of the large square table is 108 square feet and is nine times the area of the small square. What is x, the edge of the L-shaped table labeled in the figure below in square feet?

(A)2 (B) 4 (C) 4 (D) 4 (E) 12

Correct Answer: C

A sample of 300 jellybeans was removed from a barrel of jellybeans. All of the jellybeans in the barrel are one of four colors: red, orange, green, and purple. For the sample, the number of jellybeans of each color is shown in the table below.

Color Number of jellybeans
red 75