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

 It is currently 05 Jul 2015, 13:42

### 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

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Is x^2 greater than x? 1) x^2 is greater than 1 2) x is

 Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics
Author Message
TAGS:
Senior Manager
Joined: 22 Sep 2005
Posts: 279
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 99 [0], given: 1

Is x^2 greater than x? 1) x^2 is greater than 1 2) x is [#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 12:24
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 100% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
Is x^2 greater than x?

1) x^2 is greater than 1
2) x is greatera than -1
SVP
Joined: 05 Jul 2006
Posts: 1516
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 39

[#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 12:30
Is x^2 greater than x?

1) x^2 is greater than 1
2) x is greatera than -1

from one

x^2 > x if x is a positive or negative intiger , composite fraction or a -ve fraction else not

from one

suff
from two

it could be zero or -1/2 or 1 .....insuff

my answer is A
Manager
Joined: 04 Oct 2006
Posts: 189
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

[#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 13:58
A is correct

The only way x^2 is not greater than 1 is if it is a fraction, so it is greater than 1 or negative, so it is sufficient

B is clearly not sufficient
Senior Manager
Joined: 30 Aug 2006
Posts: 374
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 24 [0], given: 0

[#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 14:32
Is x^2 greater than x?

1) x^2 is greater than 1
2) x is greatera than -1

i) x^2 > 1, x < -1 or x > 1, SUFF
ii) x could be > 1 or 0<x<1 or -1<x<0, INS

A
Director
Joined: 23 Jun 2005
Posts: 847
GMAT 1: 740 Q48 V42
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 36 [0], given: 1

Re: DS: Integers [#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 15:00
Is x^2 greater than x?

Should be C.

Statement 1:
x<-1 or x>1. INSUFF

Statement 2:
x>-1 INSUFF

Together, x>1 for both to be true. SUFF
Director
Joined: 23 Jun 2005
Posts: 847
GMAT 1: 740 Q48 V42
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 36 [0], given: 1

Re: DS: Integers [#permalink]  18 Oct 2006, 15:01
anandsebastin wrote:
Is x^2 greater than x?

Should be C.

Statement 1:
x<-1 or x>1. INSUFF

Statement 2:
x>-1 INSUFF

Together, x>1 for both to be true. SUFF

Read the question!!!
Re: DS: Integers   [#permalink] 18 Oct 2006, 15:01
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
1 Is x^2>x (1) x^2 is greater than 1 (2) x is greater than -1 2 14 May 2012, 09:39
3 Is x^2 greater than x? 16 31 Oct 2010, 16:39
1 Is X^2 greater than x? (1) X^2 is greater than 1 (2) x is 1 30 Nov 2008, 13:19
1 Is x^2 greater than x ? (1) x^2 is greater than 1. (2) x is 8 15 May 2008, 17:16
Is x^2 greater than x? 1) x^2 is greater than 1. 2) x is 4 21 Apr 2008, 18:24
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# Is x^2 greater than x? 1) x^2 is greater than 1 2) x is

 Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics

 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®.