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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 20 Apr 2010, 03:53
Guys very sorry. Im too busy with the work. totally occupied..

i generally solve the questions and then post them. ill post them in a while
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 20 Apr 2010, 11:17
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 22 Apr 2010, 01:23
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I don't agree with the answer to Q1. The answer should be "E" and NOT "D". Are you sure the official answer is D.

Q2: E

Q3: D

Q4: C

Q5: A

Q6: D


Can you please explain how is Q4,Q5 - C,A .
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 23 Apr 2010, 09:45
answer C
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 23 Apr 2010, 09:52
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answer C

i missed the question.. i thought Securishop will buy those security systems and then ask shop stores to install. in that case option C is just opposite. but it's big mistake from my side :( and somehow i tried to justify option E.
in CR or RC questions, correct option does not require much justification .. thanks good question ( for me at least )
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 23 Apr 2010, 13:03
should be C
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 23 Apr 2010, 21:04
good question thanku ISB2011
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 23 Apr 2010, 21:20
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 24 Apr 2010, 11:10
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Hey Ravi,
What are the answers for the above ??
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 25 Apr 2010, 08:42
In my opinion, the correct answer is C. This is how it goes

Q5Mystery stories often feature a brilliant detective and the detective’s dull companion. Clues are presented in the story, and the companion wrongly infers an inaccurate solution to the mystery using the same clues that the detective uses to deduce the correct solution. Thus, the author’s strategy of including the dull companion gives readers a chance to solve the mystery while also diverting them from the correct solution.
Which one of the following is most strongly supported by the information above?

(A) Most mystery stories feature a brilliant detective who solves the mystery presented in the story.
Incorrect: The argument never mentions that brilliant detective mostly able to solve the problem.

(B) Mystery readers often solve the mystery in a story simply by spotting the mistakes in the reasoning of the detective’s dull companion in that story.
Incorrect: The statement indicates a way of solving the mystery used by readers.We never know, how the readers are using the clues to solve the problem !!

(C) Some mystery stories give readers enough clues to infer the correct solution to the mystery.
Correct:Catch the word "Some".It states that authors gives the chance to readers to solve the problem and also diverts them from solving.This can be inferred from the argument.

(D) The actions of the brilliant detective in a mystery story rarely divert readers from the actions of the detective’s dull companion.
Incorrect: We never know ,how the actions of brilliant detective helps.

(E) The detective’s dull companion in a mystery story generally uncovers the misleading clues that divert readers from the mystery’s correct solution.
Incorrect: This can be a close catch if you dont notice"misleading clues". Its a good example of Shell Game answer choice. We are given information about clues.
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 27 Apr 2010, 07:23
OA Are
16 - D
17 - D
18 - A
19 - C
20 - E
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 28 Apr 2010, 20:47
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Q7)One-year-olds ordinarily prefer the taste of sweet food to that of salty food. Yet if one feeds a one-year-old salty food rather than sweet food, then over a period of about a year he or she will develop a taste for the salty flavor and choose to eat salty food rather than sweet food. Thus, a young child’s taste preferences can be affected by the type of food he or she has been exposed to.
Which one of the following is an assumption required by the argument?
(A) Two-year-olds do not naturally prefer salty food to sweet food
(B) A child’s taste preferences usually changes between age one and age two.
(C) Two-year-olds do not naturally dislike salty food so much that they would not choose it over some other foods.
(D) The salty food fed to infants in order to change their taste preferences must taste pleasant
(E) Sweet food is better for infant development than is salty food


I would go with "A", here. if two year old's naturally prefer Salty food, then the conclusion that young child's taste preferences can be affected by the type of food he or she has been exposed to will be proved false. Hence that assumption is necessary.
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Q8)Damming the Merv River would provide irrigation for the dry land in its upstream areas; unfortunately, a dam would reduce agricultural productivity in the fertile land downstream by reducing the availability and quality of the water there. The productivity loss in the downstream area would be greater than the productivity gain upstream , so building a dam would yield no overall gain in agricultural productivity in the region as a whole.
The reasoning in the argument above most closely parallels that in which one of
the following?
(A) disease-causing bacteria in eggs can be destroyed by overcooking the eggs, but the eggs then become much less appetizing; health is more important than taste, however, so it is better to overcook eggs than not to do so.
(B) Increasing the price of transatlantic telephone calls will discourage many private individuals from making them. But since most transatlantic telephone calls are made by businesses, not by private individuals, a rate increase will not reduce telephone company profits.
(C) A new highway will allow suburban commuters to reach the city more quickly, but not without causing increased delays within the city that will more than offset any time saved on the highway. Therefore, the highway will not educe suburban commuters’ overall commuting time.
(D) Doctors can prescribe antibiotics fro many minor illnesses, but antibiotics are expensive, and these illnesses can often be cured by rest alone. Therefore, it is better to rest at home than to see a doctor for these illnesses.
(E) A certain chemical will kill garden pest that damage tomatoes, but that chemical will damage certain other plants more severely than the pests damage the tomatoes, so the only garden that will benefit from the use of the chemical are those in which only tomatoes are grown.


Answer Would be "C"

Logic:
X helps Y but harms Z
Loss in Z due to X is greater than gain of Y.
So X is not a necessity.

This logic most closely matches with C
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Q9)Some educators claim that it is best that school courses cover only basic subject matter, but cover it in depth. These educators argue that if student achieve a solid grasp of the basic concepts and investigatory techniques in a subject, they will be able to explore the breadth of that subject on their own after the course is over. But if they simply learn a lot of factual information, without truly understanding its significance, they will not be well equipped for further study on their own.
The educator’s reasoning provides grounds for accepting which one of the following statements?
(A) It is easier to understand how plants and animals are classified after learning how plants and animals can be useful
(B) It is more difficult to recall the details of a dull and complicated lecture than of a lively and interesting one.
(C) It is easier to remember new ideas explained personally by a teacher than ideas that one explores independently.
(D) It is easier to understand any Greek tragedy after one has analyzed a few of them in detail.
(E) It is easier to learn many simple ideas well than to learn a few complicated ideas well.


It was between A and D. I prefer C as it is more similar to the logic in the stimuli
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 28 Apr 2010, 21:49
Great Initiative Ravi +1 from me
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Re: 3CR a Day,Keeps CR Fear Away [#permalink] New post 29 Apr 2010, 03:25
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Hi Ravi,

A request please.
Can you continue to add the Question Number for each question.
It helps to keep track of the discussion related to each question.

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good collection...thanks:)
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