Sentence Correction

GMAT Sentence Correction: If vs. Whether

By - Jun 5, 09:00 AM   Comments [1]

“I don’t know if you will find this post helpful” Do you spot the error in the preceding sentence?  This error is common in casual spoken English, but it will cost you on the GMAT Sentence Correction.  In that sentence, the word “if” is incorrect: it...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 5): Work Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) A furniture manufacturer has two machines, but only one can be used at a time. Machine A is utilized during the first shift and Machine B during the second shift, while both work half of the third shift. If Machine A can do the...

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

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Math (PS) The square of = ? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Did you know VeritasPrep has admissions consultants from all top 25 business schools? Save $865...

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GMAT Question of the Day (June 1): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) What is the area of a triangle with the following vertices , , and ? (A) 3 (B) 4 (C) 5 (D) 6 (E) 7 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Get $100 off a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 29): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - May 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is odd 2. is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep: admissions consultants from all of the top 25 business schools. GMAT...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 28): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - May 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The probability that a visitor at the mall buys a pack of candy is 30%. If three visitors come to the mall today, what is the probability that exactly two will buy a pack of candy? (A) 0.343 (B) 0.147 (C) 0.189 (D) 0.063 (E) 0.027 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 25): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) A 10 liter mixture of cranberry juice and water contains juice and water in the ratio of 3 : 2. 5 liters of the mixture are removed and replaced with pure juice and the operation is repeated once more. At the end of the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 22): Statistics and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) The average of 4 different positive integers is 125 and the largest of these integers is 150, what is the least possible value of the smallest of the 4 integers? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 12 (D) 53 (E) 100 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and...

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GMAT Sentence Correction: The Power of “al”, the Adjectival Ending

By - May 21, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Fact: the suffix “-al” is one of the standard adjectival ending in English. A host of complex and interesting adjectives end in “-al”, including adjectival, mercurial, floral, diurnal, banal, nominal, cardinal, terrestrial, vestigial, perennial, and epiphenomenal.  Incidentally, those would all be good words with which to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 21): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. and are positive integers Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: The best teachers, most advanced learning approach & a focus solely placed on the...

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