GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 29): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 29, 02:00 AM Comments [0]

Math (PS)

In a fleet of a certain car-renting agency the ratio of the number of sedans to the number of hatchbacks was 9:8. If after the addition of 3 sedans and 1 hatchback, this ratio rose to 6:5, how many more sedans than hatchbacks does the agency have now?

(A) 2
(B) 3
(C) 5
(D) 7
(E) 9

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

GMAT Daily Deals
  • e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $654 total savings @ GMAT Club. Learn more. Save $654 via GMAT Club!
  • Magoosh GMAT - GMAT Prep that's as smart as you are. Save $325 on Magoosh through GMAT Club. Get up to $325 off!
  • Accepted Free On-Demand Webinar: 7 Steps to a Stronger MBA Application. Free Webinar Available!
  • Check out our discounts that are only offered through GMAT Club. Learn more!

Verbal (SC)

Although aspirin irritates the stomach, it can be avoided if the aspirin tablet is given a coating that will not dissolve until the tablet reaches the intestine.

(A) Although aspirin irritates the stomach, it
(B) The irritation of the stomach caused by aspirin
(C) The fact that aspirin causes irritation of the stomach
(D) Aspirin causes stomach irritation, although it
(E) Aspirin irritates the stomach, which

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

Like these questions? Get the GMAT Club question collection: online at GMAT Club OR on your Kindle OR on your iPhone/iPad

Browse all GMAT Questions of the Day

Subscribe to GMAT Question of the Day: E-mail | RSS

Leave a Reply

[0] Comments to this Article