Suppose That Over the Course of a Year 100 People

Question 60
Multiple Choice

Suppose that over the course of a year 100 people are unemployed for four weeks each (the short-term unemployed),while 10 people are unemployed for 52 weeks each (the long-term unemployed).Approximately what percentage of the total weeks of unemployment were attributable to the long-term unemployed? A) 9 percent B) 10 percent C) 43.5 percent D) 56.5 percent