Problem Solving

GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 21): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A construction company wants to number new houses using digit plates only. If the company puts an order for 1212 plates how many houses are to be given numbers? (The numbers of houses are consecutive and the number of the first house is 1). (A)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 20): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) If each expression under the square root is greater than or equal to 0, what is ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT: 36 hours of live...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 16): Mixture Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) To make lemonade, a recipe requires 4 lemons, 30 ounces of sugar, and 2 pints of water. One can squeeze out 0.4 cups of 5% citric acid from an average lemon. Marta does not have lemons, but wants to make lemonade from 4 cups...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 15): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 10): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) What is the value of if the sum of odd, consecutive, positive integers from 1 to equals 441? (A) 47 (B) 41 (C) 37 (D) 33 (E) 29 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Save $350...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 7): Probability and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A flower shop has 2 tulips, 2 roses, 2 daisies, and 2 lilies. If two flowers are sold at random, what is the probability of not picking exactly two tulips? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 3): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Carly has 3 movies that she can watch during the weekend: 1 Action movie, 1 Comedy, and 1 Drama. However, she needs to watch the Drama 3 times. Assuming Carly has time for 5 movies and intends to watch all of them, in how...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 1): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Kate and David each have $10. Together they flip a coin 5 times. Every time the coin lands on heads, Kate gives David $1. Every time the coin lands on tails, David gives Kate $1. After the coin is flipped 5 times, what is...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 27): Counting and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) The choir consists of 5 boys and 6 girls. In how many ways can the singers be arranged in a row, so that all the boys are together? Do not differentiate between arrangements that are obtained by swapping two boys or two girls. (A) 120 (B)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (July 24): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) There are two bars of gold-silver alloy; one piece has 2 parts of gold to 3 parts of silver, and the other has 3 parts of gold to 7 parts of silver. If both bars are melted into a 8-kg bar with the final...

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