# The shortest member of the basketball team is 5 feet 11 inches tall. Cheng is 6 feet 2 inches tall. Based only on the information above, which of the following must be true? A. Only members of the basketball team are taller than 5 feet 11 inches. B. Cheng is shorter than some members of the basketball team. C. At least one member of the basketball team is shorter than Cheng. D. Cheng is a member of the basketball team. E. Cheng is the tallest member of the basketball team.

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by ChristopherGarca812

2014-06-04T11:21:45+08:00

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I think it's C though.
A. Is wrong because they didn't state that Cheng is part of the basketball team so A is false
B. We are not sure but they are asking "must be true" so we don't accept it.
C. It is clearly true since the shortest basketball player in the team is 5'11"
D.
Again it is not stated that Cheng is part of the basketball team so no.
E. Again for one more time it is not stated that Cheng is part of the basketball team so no.
2014-06-04T15:51:04+08:00
C. At least one member of the basketball team is shorter than Cheng.