Sentence Correction

GMAT Question of the Day (May 18): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) This year, the sum of ages of the Perkins family members is 78. Currently, there are 4 members: husband, wife, daughter, and son. The husband is 4 years older than the wife. The daughter is two years older than the son. If the husband...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 15): Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Between 12:24 and 14:36 the hour hand of the clock turns by (A) 60 degrees (B) 66 degrees (C) 72 degrees (D) 74 degrees (E) 76 degrees Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT provides students with...

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GMAT Grammar: Vital Noun Modifiers

By - May 14, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Learn about the importance of this elite category of modifiers. Not all modifiers are created equal! All noun modifiers, by definition, give additional information about the noun they modify.  BUT, the importance of that additional information can vary significantly.  Consider the following two sentences, both with modifiers...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 14): Coordinate Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Point is closest to which of the following lines? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)   GMAT Daily Deals Knewton Gmat Discount: $100 Discount code + $250 Bonus offer! Try it...

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GMAT Grammar and Logic: Spoken English vs. Written English

By - May 8, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Don't reproduce spoken-English mistakes in GMAT Sentence Correction   It's logical, but … Consider the following sentences. 1) Unlike the full gram of potassium found in a baked potato, a banana has only about 600 milligrams. 2) So upset with the low wages set in the new contract, management had...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 8): Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Points A, B, and C lie on a circle of radius 1. What is the area of triangle ABC ? 1. 2. equals 30 degrees Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Save $350...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 7): Statistics and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) What is ? 1. The median of set is 0 2. The median of set is Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Knewton Gmat: fully...

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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 have? 1. has one prime divisor 2. has one prime divisor Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods and strategies help non-natives...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 1): Probability and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) 15 computers in the corporate network are infected with virus. If every day several computers are arbitrarily selected for scanning, what is the probability that no computer containing virus will be scanned in the course of the next five days? 1. 10 computers are scanned...

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That vs. Which in GMAT Sentence Correction

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Learn the important distinction between "that" vs. "which" on GMAT Sentence Correction.   That vs. which? Restrictive vs. Non-restrictive A restrictive modifier limits the conceivable scope of a general noun to a relevant subset.  For example, consider the difference in the following two sentences: 1) I avoid dogs that appear...

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