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

It is currently 26 May 2016, 00:07
GMAT Club Tests

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

Disease control

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 03 Aug 2010
Posts: 106
GMAT Date: 08-08-2011
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 47 [0], given: 63

Disease control [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Jul 2011, 18:37
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  25% (medium)

Question Stats:

61% (01:48) correct 39% (00:55) wrong based on 18 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Please explain your selection.
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

Attachments

Disease control.jpg
Disease control.jpg [ 56.12 KiB | Viewed 1302 times ]

Director
Director
avatar
Status: Prep started for the n-th time
Joined: 29 Aug 2010
Posts: 707
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 138 [0], given: 37

Re: Disease control [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Jul 2011, 19:39
C for me.

pursue + something is appropriate here. such ...as... is the correct usage to give examples.

Crick
1 KUDOS received
Manager
Manager
avatar
Status: Appearing for GMAT
Joined: 23 May 2011
Posts: 134
Location: United States (NJ)
Concentration: Finance, General Management
GPA: 3.5
WE: Information Technology (Computer Software)
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 148 [1] , given: 34

Re: Disease control [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 25 Jul 2011, 20:24
1
This post received
KUDOS
Yalephd wrote:
Please explain your selection.


Hi Yalephd,

Let's apply some simple concept to eliminate wrong options.

1. We should use "such as" not "like" to provide examples. We can remove option B and E.
2. Let's assume we don't know whether "What" or "something" should be used. Try with meaning of sentence. Success of program has stimulated experts to pursue that better control was at least possible, if not eradication of measles and yaws infections. so one thing is clear that "of the other infections" can be replaced with "infections" without altering the meaning of sentence . So option A is also gone.

Now we remain with C and D.
D says both better control and eradication were not considered possible that is not what original sentence delivers so answer is C.


If you think my post helped you then please give me kudos.
_________________

"Giving kudos" is a decent way to say "Thanks" and motivate contributors. Please use them, it won't cost you anything.
Thanks Rphardu

Re: Disease control   [#permalink] 25 Jul 2011, 20:24
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Competing for market control aks456 1 31 Aug 2013, 10:50
Although the pigeons are widespread, control of them is preethinaidu87 5 06 Nov 2012, 00:40
Experts publish their posts in the topic Although the pigeons are widespread, control of them is Runner2 7 15 Apr 2012, 07:07
8 Experts publish their posts in the topic An effort to control the crippling poverty in Brazil's sddhrthsn 21 08 Aug 2011, 15:16
The underlying physical principles that control the midair nightwing79 6 27 May 2009, 22:13
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Disease control

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| 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®.