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Joseph has exactly 185 pesos in 50 peso coins, 25 peso coins, and 1 peso coins only, and he has at least one of each. How many 25 peso coins does he have?
1) He has exactly two 50 peso coins.
2) He has fewer than 40 1 peso coins.
A: Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient.
B: Statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not sufficient.
C: BOTH statements TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.
D: EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.
E: Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient to answer the question asked, and additional data are needed.