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

It is currently 20 Oct 2014, 20:11

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

Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 05 May 2003
Posts: 427
Location: Aus
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people [#permalink] New post 29 Jul 2004, 13:38
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
11. Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people who drive only on weekends than there are people who drive to work each weekday. As a result, weekend-only drives are involved in fewer accidents. Therefore, insurance rates should be adjusted so that rates would be significantly higher for the regular commuters.

Katsu: I can’t agree with your conclusion. The same study also showed that, although weekend-only drives are involved in fewer accidents, when considered on the basis of accidents-per-mile-driven their records are worse than those of regular commuters. Therefore, insurance rates should be adjusted to increase the rates of weekend-only drivers over those of regular commuters. In the conversation above, Katus does which one of the following?

(A) Katsu disagrees with each of the premises of the argument that Hanifah offers.

(B) Katsu cites additional evidence stating that weekend-only drivers are actually involved in a greater number of accidents than regular commuters.

(C) Katsu accuses Hanifah of using inaccurate statistical information.

(D) Kasu proves that Hanifah didn’t read the entire report that was cited.

(E) Katsu disagrees with Hanifah over how accident records are to be evaluated for insurance rates.
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 05 May 2004
Posts: 577
Location: San Jose, CA
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 28 [0], given: 0

Re: CR - Conversation [#permalink] New post 29 Jul 2004, 13:50
Geethu wrote:
11. Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people who drive only on weekends than there are people who drive to work each weekday. As a result, weekend-only drives are involved in fewer accidents. Therefore, insurance rates should be adjusted so that rates would be significantly higher for the regular commuters.

Katsu: I can’t agree with your conclusion. The same study also showed that, although weekend-only drives are involved in fewer accidents, when considered on the basis of accidents-per-mile-driven their records are worse than those of regular commuters. Therefore, insurance rates should be adjusted to increase the rates of weekend-only drivers over those of regular commuters. In the conversation above, Katus does which one of the following?
.


Will go with E on this one

(E) Katsu disagrees with Hanifah over how accident records are to be evaluated for insurance rates
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 16 Jun 2004
Posts: 893
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 10 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 29 Jul 2004, 20:12
Shortlists are A and E.

E is the best answer.
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 19 Jul 2004
Posts: 75
Followers: 1

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

 [#permalink] New post 29 Jul 2004, 23:23
E talks about general accident - insurance rate evaluation...
shouldnt it be D?
_________________

To Strive, To Seek and Not to Yield

  [#permalink] 29 Jul 2004, 23:23
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people saorabh 5 10 Nov 2009, 02:45
Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people apramanik 2 18 Jun 2009, 03:18
Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people tkarthi4u 3 16 Jun 2009, 06:18
Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people mahesh004 6 02 Jun 2006, 11:05
Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people vprabhala 2 21 Mar 2005, 13:38
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Hanifah: A recent survey shows that there are fewer people

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


cron

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®.