Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 16 Apr 2014, 12:00

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Burrow Design - A new 700 level SC problem

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Verbal Forum Moderator
Verbal Forum Moderator
User avatar
Joined: 15 Jun 2012
Posts: 983
Location: United States
Followers: 93

Kudos [?]: 933 [0], given: 116

Premium Member
Re: Burrow Design - A new 700 level SC problem [#permalink] New post 08 Jul 2013, 23:12
docdrizzeally wrote:
egmat wrote:
Hi folks,

Here comes a new SC problem of this week, just for you. Do post your detailed analysis and we will give Kudos to you if you get correct. :)

A new study suggests that different species of mice have different burrow design: a lab-raised mouse too can build species-specific burrow due to its genes, carrying various DNA combinations of burrow creation in genome.

A. a lab-raised mouse too can build species-specific burrow due to its genes, carrying various DNA
B. a lab-raised mouse too can build species-specific burrow because of its genes that carry various DNA
C. a mouse raised in the lab builds species-specific burrow so that its genes carry various DNA
D. a mouse in the lab can build species-specific burrow as its genes can carry various DNA
E. a lab-raised mouse too can build species-specific burrows because of their genes carrying various DNA

Official answer and detailed solution will be posted after a few responses.
Happy Practicing. :)


of course it is E. Seems like a Classic GMAT problem. What's new? the colon?


Hi docdrizzeally.

E) a lab-raised mouse too can build species-specific burrows because of their genes carrying various DNA

I think E is incorrect because "a lab-raised mouse" is singular ==> "their genes" is wrong. It should be "its genes". IMO, B is correct.

Regards.
_________________

Please +1 KUDO if my post helps. Thank you.

"Designing cars consumes you; it has a hold on your spirit which is incredibly powerful. It's not something you can do part time, you have do it with all your heart and soul or you're going to get it wrong."

Chris Bangle - Former BMV Chief of Design.

Kaplan GMAT Prep Discount CodesKnewton GMAT Discount CodesVeritas Prep GMAT Discount Codes
Re: Burrow Design - A new 700 level SC problem   [#permalink] 08 Jul 2013, 23:12
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
New posts 700 level DS problems bschool2014 2 06 Aug 2011, 17:24
Popular new posts 1 SC 700 level dreamchase 10 19 Dec 2011, 12:39
New posts SC 700 level dreamchase 4 19 Dec 2011, 12:54
Popular new posts 38 SC - new questions - 700 - 800 level GetThisDone 41 18 Apr 2012, 19:20
Popular new posts 13 Experts publish their posts in the topic Another new 700 level problem egmat 19 27 Jan 2013, 12:58
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Burrow Design - A new 700 level SC problem

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Go to page   Previous    1   2   [ 21 posts ] 



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.