GMAT Question of the Day (May 4): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS)

How many distinct prime divisors does a positive integer N have?

1. 2N has one prime divisor
2. 3N has one prime divisor

Question Discussion & Explanation
Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)

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Verbal (SC)

Deliberately imitating the technique of Louis Armstrong, jazz singer Billie Holiday’s approach to singing was to use her voice like an instrument, in that she ranged freely over the beat, flattened out the melodic contours of tunes, and, in effect, recomposed songs to suit her range, style, and artistic sensibilities.

(A) Billie Holiday’s approach to singing was to use her voice like an instrument, in that she ranged freely over the beat, flattened
(B) Billie Holiday’s approach to singing was to use her voice in a similar way to how other musicians play instruments, in ranging freely over the beat, flattening
(C) Billie Holiday approached singing by using her voice like other musicians played instruments, ranging freely over the beat, flattening
(D) Billie Holiday used her voice in the same way that other musicians use their instruments, in that she ranged freely over the beat, flattening
(E) Billie Holiday approached singing by using her voice like other musicians Instruments, ranging freely over the beat, flattening

Question Discussion & Explanation
Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)

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