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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | Re: Employment costs rose 2.8 percent in the 12 months that http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690551#p1690551 danzig wrote:

Employment costs rose 2.8 percent in the 12 months that ended in September, slightly less than they did in the year that ended in the previous quarter.
A, less than they did
B, less than it did
C, less than they were
D, lower than
E, lower than they were

What is wrong with D? What is the difference between "less" and "lower"? :s

Thanks!

D is wrong because
d mean "Lower than cost rose in the year". this is infered from elipsis.
cost rose 2 percent this year
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danzig wrote:

Employment costs rose 2.8 percent in the 12 months that ended in September, slightly less than they did in the year that ended in the previous quarter.
A, less than they did
B, less than it did
C, less than they were
D, lower than
E, lower than they were

What is wrong with D? What is the difference between "less" and "lower"? :s

Thanks!

D is wrong because
d mean "Lower than cost rose in the year". this is infered from elipsis.
cost rose 2 percent this year
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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Re: A variety of different foods offered in multiple feeders http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690550#p1690550 vishu1414 wrote:

A variety of different foods offered in multiple feeders will attract a high number of birds of many species. This is because different birds favor different foods, and multiple feeders allow more birds to feed at the same time. However, if too many feeders are placed in one area, the number of species attracted will decrease.

Which of the following best helps to explain the result of placing too many bird feeders in one area?

A)Predators, such as cats, tend to wait near bird feeders in order

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A variety of different foods offered in multiple feeders will attract a high number of birds of many species. This is because different birds favor different foods, and multiple feeders allow more birds to feed at the same time. However, if too many feeders are placed in one area, the number of species attracted will decrease.

Which of the following best helps to explain the result of placing too many bird feeders in one area?

A)Predators, such as cats, tend to wait near bird feeders in order

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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | Verbs sequence for multiple events - all are in the past time http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690545#p1690545
can any one please clarify the structure of sentence when it has 3 or more past related events .

for ex:- The people of the ancient Near East believed that the Earth’s dry land first appeared when the Creator separated the “water above” from the “water below”, and that there is another ocean in the sky, above the firmament.

sequence is :- Creator(1)separated , aftermath of this is land(2)appeared  and later people (3)believed that this is how happened.

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can any one please clarify the structure of sentence when it has 3 or more past related events .

for ex:- The people of the ancient Near East believed that the Earth’s dry land first appeared when the Creator separated the “water above” from the “water below”, and that there is another ocean in the sky, above the firmament.

sequence is :- Creator(1)separated , aftermath of this is land(2)appeared  and later people (3)believed that this is how happened.

I
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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Re: Nutritionists are advising people to eat more fish, since the omega-3 http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690544#p1690544 nycgirl212 wrote:

Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review, 2nd Edition
Practice Question
Question No.:21
Page: 127
Difficulty:

Nutritionists are advising people to eat more fish, since the omega-3 fatty acids in fish help combat many diseases If everyone took this advice, however, there would not be enough fish in oceans, rivers, and lakes to supply the demand; the oceans are already being overfished. The obvious method to ease the pressure on wild fish populations is for people to increase their consumption of

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Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review, 2nd Edition
Practice Question
Question No.:21
Page: 127
Difficulty:

Nutritionists are advising people to eat more fish, since the omega-3 fatty acids in fish help combat many diseases If everyone took this advice, however, there would not be enough fish in oceans, rivers, and lakes to supply the demand; the oceans are already being overfished. The obvious method to ease the pressure on wild fish populations is for people to increase their consumption of

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I am badly on the lookout for some practice bins( similar to ones provided by Princeton) where the questions are timed. I have access to 6 Practice CATs but I do need more especially if I could get some just to get a better score on Verbal. I am good at the verbal section without a timer, however, I need to practice a lot with a timer. The usual idea of using an alarm is not working that effectively. Also, I would like to practice "41 questions format" more often, than
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I am badly on the lookout for some practice bins( similar to ones provided by Princeton) where the questions are timed. I have access to 6 Practice CATs but I do need more especially if I could get some just to get a better score on Verbal. I am good at the verbal section without a timer, however, I need to practice a lot with a timer. The usual idea of using an alarm is not working that effectively. Also, I would like to practice "41 questions format" more often, than
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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Senator Baker: My opponent, Candidate Rothmore, has called for http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690542#p1690542 Abhishek009 wrote:

Video explanation of the question provided by Magoosh -

http://gmat.magoosh.com/questions/3117/ ... xplanation

Hope this helps ....

I have seen this video, thanks. They say 1st statement is not an objection. However, i feel it is an objection only. i agree A is right but what makes D wrong is what i m not getting.
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Abhishek009 wrote:

Video explanation of the question provided by Magoosh -

http://gmat.magoosh.com/questions/3117/ ... xplanation

Hope this helps ....

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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Last summer, Roger worked x days at 2 hours/day at a job, and he was http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690537#p1690537
Since Rate (r) is equal for both summers -

Total Earning for the Summer1 / Total number of hours Roger worked each Summer1 = Total Earning for the Summer2 / Total number of hours Roger worked each Summer2

i.e. 1000/2x = 4000/5H

or , H = (4000 * 2X) / (1000 * 5)

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Since Rate (r) is equal for both summers -

Total Earning for the Summer1 / Total number of hours Roger worked each Summer1 = Total Earning for the Summer2 / Total number of hours Roger worked each Summer2

i.e. 1000/2x = 4000/5H

or , H = (4000 * 2X) / (1000 * 5)

or , H = (8/5)x

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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: For how many integer values of n will the value of the expression 4n + http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690535#p1690535 Bunuel wrote:

For how many integer values of n will the value of the expression 4n + 7 be an integer greater than 1 and less than 200?

A. 48
B. 49
C. 50
D. 51
E. 52

From first constraint

4n+7 > 1

4n> -6

n > -(3/2)

n> -1.5 (n = -1, 0, 1 ,2 3........ uptoinfinity)

From second constraint

4n+7 < 200

4n< 193

n < 48. 25

n = (-infinity, .......-3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, .........upto 48)

Combining the two

-1.5 < n<48.25

n = 1 to 48 (48 integers)
and n = -1 and 0

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Bunuel wrote:

For how many integer values of n will the value of the expression 4n + 7 be an integer greater than 1 and less than 200?

A. 48
B. 49
C. 50
D. 51
E. 52

From first constraint

4n+7 > 1

4n> -6

n > -(3/2)

n> -1.5 (n = -1, 0, 1 ,2 3........ uptoinfinity)

From second constraint

4n+7 < 200

4n< 193

n < 48. 25

n = (-infinity, .......-3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, .........upto 48)

Combining the two

-1.5 < n<48.25

n = 1 to 48 (48 integers)
and n = -1 and 0

so 50
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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: (x + 7) is a factor in x^2 - mx - 56. What is the value of m http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690533#p1690533 Archit143 wrote:

(x + 7) is a factor in x^2 - mx - 56. What is the value of m?

A. 1
B. 8
C. 14
D. 15
E. 16

If (x+7) is a factor of expression x^2 - mx - 56, then if we substitute x = -7, in the given expression, the value of expression will be zero.

So, (-7)^2 - (m)(-7) - 56 = 0

49+7m-56 = 0

7m-7=0

m=1

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Archit143 wrote:

(x + 7) is a factor in x^2 - mx - 56. What is the value of m?

A. 1
B. 8
C. 14
D. 15
E. 16

If (x+7) is a factor of expression x^2 - mx - 56, then if we substitute x = -7, in the given expression, the value of expression will be zero.

So, (-7)^2 - (m)(-7) - 56 = 0

49+7m-56 = 0

7m-7=0

m=1

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General GMAT Questions and Strategies | Re: Guys, Please provide Feedback http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690530#p1690530 I'd be more than happy with any insight you can give me.

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GMAT Verbal Section | Sentence Correction http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690527#p1690527 who is one of India’s most famous painters "renowned
for his paintings of horses" , is living in exile.

Dear All,

While I was going through Aristotle sentence correction pdf, I came across a modifier error, in my perception, which is quoted in the above sentence. the phrase "renowned for his paintings of horses", in my view, does not go with relative clause starts with who. If it has to go with relative clause the two phrases 1.one of India's most famous painters
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who is one of India’s most famous painters "renowned
for his paintings of horses" , is living in exile.

Dear All,

While I was going through Aristotle sentence correction pdf, I came across a modifier error, in my perception, which is quoted in the above sentence. the phrase "renowned for his paintings of horses", in my view, does not go with relative clause starts with who. If it has to go with relative clause the two phrases 1.one of India's most famous painters
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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | Re: The doctors' growing success in treating the Acpias http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690522#p1690522 sayantanc2k wrote:

Usage of active voice or passive voice is not the issue to differentiate between A and C. Both usages are correct.

Use of active voice in option A is correct - please see the complete structure of option A as below (before omitting the repeated parts from the second element of comparison):

This disease might not be as virulent as the press initially reported (it was).

Nonetheless option C is wrong because of unnecessary usage of past perfect (as Chetan already pointed out above). Since the

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sayantanc2k wrote:

Usage of active voice or passive voice is not the issue to differentiate between A and C. Both usages are correct.

Use of active voice in option A is correct - please see the complete structure of option A as below (before omitting the repeated parts from the second element of comparison):

This disease might not be as virulent as the press initially reported (it was).

Nonetheless option C is wrong because of unnecessary usage of past perfect (as Chetan already pointed out above). Since the

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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Re: A group of children of various ages was read stories in http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690521#p1690521
There is a hidden assumption that young children can identify crimes that are accidental or that are intentional.

Choice A clearly hampers this assumption,thus A is answer.

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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | Re: SV Agreement Revision: In comparison with tropical cyclone systems http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690518#p1690518 debbiem ,

refer your Pm on compared to vs compared with..
As given above too, Compared with is to give differences in similar things
India's GDP as compared with that of the US is.....

and compared to is to give similarities in different items..
The author compared her to a rose..

However, at many occasions in formal english, both are interchangeable..
and so, you are not likely that a choice is eliminated JUST on this issue...
You will have to look at other issues to eliminate a choice..

It
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debbiem ,

refer your Pm on compared to vs compared with..
As given above too, Compared with is to give differences in similar things
India's GDP as compared with that of the US is.....

and compared to is to give similarities in different items..
The author compared her to a rose..

However, at many occasions in formal english, both are interchangeable..
and so, you are not likely that a choice is eliminated JUST on this issue...
You will have to look at other issues to eliminate a choice..

It
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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | GMAT prep: Compared to those who do not, running three days http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690517#p1690517 sandipchowdhury wrote:

Compared to those who do not, running three days a week saves an average of 14.1 percent on health-care costs each year in the United States.
A. Compared to those who do not, running three days a week saves
B. Compared with nonrunners, people who run three days a week save
C. Compared to not running, those running for three days a week save
D. When compared with those who do not, people running three days a week save
E. When compared to nonrunners, running three days a week saves

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sandipchowdhury wrote:

Compared to those who do not, running three days a week saves an average of 14.1 percent on health-care costs each year in the United States.
A. Compared to those who do not, running three days a week saves
B. Compared with nonrunners, people who run three days a week save
C. Compared to not running, those running for three days a week save
D. When compared with those who do not, people running three days a week save
E. When compared to nonrunners, running three days a week saves

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GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | Re: Mary has $3,60 in nickels, dimes and quarters in her purse... http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690515#p1690515 EBITDA wrote: Mary has$3,60 in nickels, dimes and quarters in her purse. How many dimes does she have (in her purse)?

1) The ratio of quarters to dimes to nickels is 4:5:6.
2) Twice the number of dimes equals the number of nickels plus five times the number of quarters.

I can guess how much is a quarter, but are we suposed to know how much is a nickel and a dime?

That would be very unfair.

Cheers.

Hi,

It may be unfair to expect students to know this and most likely in ACTUALS, the values will be given..

But
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EBITDA wrote:

Mary has \$3,60 in nickels, dimes and quarters in her purse. How many dimes does she have (in her purse)?

1) The ratio of quarters to dimes to nickels is 4:5:6.
2) Twice the number of dimes equals the number of nickels plus five times the number of quarters.

I can guess how much is a quarter, but are we suposed to know how much is a nickel and a dime?

That would be very unfair.

Cheers.

Hi,

It may be unfair to expect students to know this and most likely in ACTUALS, the values will be given..

But
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Business School Life | Re: 2016 Post MBA Consulting Salaries http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690514#p1690514 HulkSmashGMAT wrote:

I work for one of the large consulting firms and I can confirm that the post MBA salaries below are accurate. Undergrad salaries are posted in the link if you are curious. Sharing this info with my fellow GMATClubbers. Note this is the latest 2016 data.

Source: https://managementconsulted.com/consult

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GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | what is the remainder when the positive integer N is divided http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690513#p1690513 N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4
So, NOT SUFFICIENT

STAT2: N=3T + 1
N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4
So, NOT SUFFICIENT

Taking both together also we have these two cases
N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4

So, we dont have a definite value for remainder in any case so answer
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N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4
So, NOT SUFFICIENT

STAT2: N=3T + 1
N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4
So, NOT SUFFICIENT

Taking both together also we have these two cases
N can be 10, 16,...
If N is 10 then N/12 remainder will be 10
If N is 16 then N/12 remainder will be 4

So, we dont have a definite value for remainder in any case so answer
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GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | Re: For positive integer x, y, and z, is y > z? http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690511#p1690511 Baten80 wrote:

Post in right forum.

statement 1: x=4K+y, no information about Z, insufficient
statement 2: x=6T+z, No information about y , insufficient

Considering C
4K+y=6T+z so y=z+6T-4K
so y>z
Since we dont know anything about integers K and T so together also it is insufficent
ans E

Correction in your solution in Red

Bunuel Please update OA to E
Thank you
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Post in right forum.

statement 1: x=4K+y, no information about Z, insufficient
statement 2: x=6T+z, No information about y , insufficient

Considering C
4K+y=6T+z so y=z+6T-4K
so y>z
Since we dont know anything about integers K and T so together also it is insufficent
ans E

Correction in your solution in Red

Bunuel Please update OA to E
Thank you
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(BrushMyQuant)http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690511#p1690511 GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: There are 5 couples. If they will sit 10 chairs in a row such that eac http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690510#p1690510 MathRevolution wrote:

There are 5 couples. If they will sit 10 chairs in a row such that each couple sits side by side, how many possible cases are there?
A. 120
B. 240
C. 1,200
D. 2,460
E. 3,840

*An answer will be posted in 2 days.

Hi,

Lets take each couple as a single identity, so total 5 places..
these 5 places can be arranged in 5! ways....
and each couple can be arranged in 2! within themselves..

so total ways =$$5!*2!*2!*2!*2!*2! = 5!*2^5 = 120*32 = 3840$$
E
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MathRevolution wrote:

There are 5 couples. If they will sit 10 chairs in a row such that each couple sits side by side, how many possible cases are there?
A. 120
B. 240
C. 1,200
D. 2,460
E. 3,840

*An answer will be posted in 2 days.

Hi,

Lets take each couple as a single identity, so total 5 places..
these 5 places can be arranged in 5! ways....
and each couple can be arranged in 2! within themselves..

so total ways =$$5!*2!*2!*2!*2!*2! = 5!*2^5 = 120*32 = 3840$$
E
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GMAT Reading Comprehension (RC) | Re: At the end of the nineteenth century, a rising interest http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690508#p1690508 , Took 10 mins 30 seconds
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IMD | Re: Calling all IMD Applicants: (2016 Intake) Class of 2017!! http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690507#p1690507 ssk04 wrote:

Hi Vibis,

Thanks for the reply. I just wanted if anyone was aware of the questions so that i can ask my referees to start preparing them and also help them with some points which they might want to add in their answers.

Also, are you going to join IMD or are you considering other schools as well ?

Regards,

Hi,

Don't worry that much about references. At the assessment day they would not ask questions regarding the references, and if you are sure in the referees, it should be ok.

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ssk04 wrote:

Hi Vibis,

Thanks for the reply. I just wanted if anyone was aware of the questions so that i can ask my referees to start preparing them and also help them with some points which they might want to add in their answers.

Also, are you going to join IMD or are you considering other schools as well ?

Regards,

Hi,

Don't worry that much about references. At the assessment day they would not ask questions regarding the references, and if you are sure in the referees, it should be ok.

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General GMAT Questions and Strategies | Re: The Ultimate Q51 Guide [Expert Level] http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690503#p1690503 If the heights’ range of men is 14 inches and the heights’ range of women is 10 inches, what is combined heights’ range?
1) The shortest man is 3 inches shorter than the tallest woman.
2) The height of highest man is 72 inches.
There are 4 variables and 2 equations (14=MT-Ms, 10=WH-WS), in the original condition. In order to match the number of equations and the number of variables, we need 2 equations. Since the condition 1) and
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If the heights’ range of men is 14 inches and the heights’ range of women is 10 inches, what is combined heights’ range?
1) The shortest man is 3 inches shorter than the tallest woman.
2) The height of highest man is 72 inches.
There are 4 variables and 2 equations (14=MT-Ms, 10=WH-WS), in the original condition. In order to match the number of equations and the number of variables, we need 2 equations. Since the condition 1) and
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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: There is a sequence such that each term is positive integer and each d http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690502#p1690502 MathRevolution wrote:

There is a sequence such that each term is positive integer and each digit of the terms in the sequence has 3 to be ordered, what is the value of 100th term?
A. 126
B. 192
C. 232
D. 252
E. 342
*An answer will be posted in 2 days.

Please review this language: each digit of the terms in the sequence has 3 to be ordered. It is unclear. Alternatively just mention the sequence in digits.
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MathRevolution wrote:

There is a sequence such that each term is positive integer and each digit of the terms in the sequence has 3 to be ordered, what is the value of 100th term?
A. 126
B. 192
C. 232
D. 252
E. 342
*An answer will be posted in 2 days.

Please review this language: each digit of the terms in the sequence has 3 to be ordered. It is unclear. Alternatively just mention the sequence in digits.]]>
GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | Re: In an isosceles triangle PQR, how many degrees is ∠ P http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690501#p1690501 In terms of the condition 1), if R=100, p= some degree and Q=40. The answer is unique and the condition is sufficient.
In terms of the condition 2), if Q=40, both P=40 and P=50 are possible. The answer is not unique and the condition is not sufficient. Hence, the correct answer is A.
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In terms of the condition 1), if R=100, p= some degree and Q=40. The answer is unique and the condition is sufficient.
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GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | Re: What is the percentage increase in student enrollment from Year 2 to http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690499#p1690499 ]]> (MathRevolution)http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690499#p1690499 GMAT Data Sufficiency (DS) | Re: If a and b are integers, what is the value of a + b ? http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690498#p1690498 ...
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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Re: A major chemical spill occurred five years ago at Baker s http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690497#p1690497 ]]> (sa18)http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690497#p1690497 Ask GMAT Experts | Please help me--3 years (on and off) & only 40 point improvement http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690493#p1690493 Thanks in advance for your time reading this and helping me. I am in desperate, desperate need of it after 3 years of failure.

For starters, I went to private school until age 11 and got good grades through sophomore year of high school but since then, due to being a high-performing athlete, having a more artsy major in college, and battling some personal issues, I completely lost that sense of academic rigor and hadn't
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For starters, I went to private school until age 11 and got good grades through sophomore year of high school but since then, due to being a high-performing athlete, having a more artsy major in college, and battling some personal issues, I completely lost that sense of academic rigor and hadn't
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GMAT Critical Reasoning (CR) | Re: According to a recent research study, more than 90% percent http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690492#p1690492 spriya wrote:

kandyhot27 wrote:
goalsnr wrote:
According to a recent research study, more than 90% percent of graduates of private high schools in a certain county continue their education in college. By contrast, only 65% of graduates of public high schools subsequently pursue college education. Therefore, if parents in the county wish to increase the likelihood that their children will attend college, they should send them to private rather than public schools.

Which of the following statements would most seriously weaken the argument

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kandyhot27 wrote:
goalsnr wrote:
According to a recent research study, more than 90% percent of graduates of private high schools in a certain county continue their education in college. By contrast, only 65% of graduates of public high schools subsequently pursue college education. Therefore, if parents in the county wish to increase the likelihood that their children will attend college, they should send them to private rather than public schools.

Which of the following statements would most seriously weaken the argument

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- Forget conventional ways of solving math questions. In DS, Variable approach is the easiest and quickest way to find the answer without actually solving the problem. Remember equal number of variables and independent equations ensures a solution.
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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: There are two squares in a semi-circle as above figure, OC=CE. If the http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690489#p1690489 ]]> (MathRevolution)http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690489#p1690489 General GMAT Questions and Strategies | What occasion might we need to cancel the GMAT score? http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690488#p1690488
2. Also, I know the score is good for 5 years, let's say, if I am not satisfied with my first score, I take the second test, can I then choose the second score to submit to the schools I apply?

3. Is it a fact that, if school finds you take many GMAT scores, it would adversely affect your "quality of the score" because the schools might think
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2. Also, I know the score is good for 5 years, let's say, if I am not satisfied with my first score, I take the second test, can I then choose the second score to submit to the schools I apply?

3. Is it a fact that, if school finds you take many GMAT scores, it would adversely affect your "quality of the score" because the schools might think
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GMAT Study Groups | Re: How to push from 600 to 700 in 45 days. http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690487#p1690487
It would be a good idea to take your CATs at regular intervals (one FULL CAT - with the Essay and IR sections - every 1 to 2 weeks). In that way, you'll have a way to define (and fix) any problems with how you handle the Test sooner rather than later.

GMAT assassins aren't born, they're made,
Rich
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It would be a good idea to take your CATs at regular intervals (one FULL CAT - with the Essay and IR sections - every 1 to 2 weeks). In that way, you'll have a way to define (and fix) any problems with how you handle the Test sooner rather than later.

GMAT assassins aren't born, they're made,
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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: Renee has a bag of 6 candies, 4 of which are sweet and 2 of http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690485#p1690485
A. 3/5
B. 7/18
C. 8/15
D. 4/10
E. 5/12

Renee has to select such that she selects one candy out of 2 sour candy. Clearly that means that the other candy has to be selected out of 4 sweet candies.
This can be done in 2C1 * 4C1 ways = 2*4 = 8 ways

Total ways to select 2 candies out of 6 candies:
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A. 3/5
B. 7/18
C. 8/15
D. 4/10
E. 5/12

Renee has to select such that she selects one candy out of 2 sour candy. Clearly that means that the other candy has to be selected out of 4 sweet candies.
This can be done in 2C1 * 4C1 ways = 2*4 = 8 ways

Total ways to select 2 candies out of 6 candies:
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GMAT Problem Solving (PS) | Re: A car traveling at a certain constant speed takes 5 seconds longer to http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690482#p1690482 UmangMathur wrote:

A car traveling at a certain constant speed takes 5 seconds longer to travel 1 km than it would take to travel 1 km at 80 km/hour. At what speed, in km/hr, is the car traveling?

A. 70
B. 72
C. 74
D. 75
E. 78

Car travelling at 80kmph covers 1 km in (1/80) hrs =$$\frac{60*60}{80}$$ = 45 sec.

The other car takes 5 sec more. So the time taken by that car is 50 sec. Distance is 1 Km. So its speed is (1 Km / 50 sec) or

$$\frac{60*60}{50}$$ = 72 kmph

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A car traveling at a certain constant speed takes 5 seconds longer to travel 1 km than it would take to travel 1 km at 80 km/hour. At what speed, in km/hr, is the car traveling?

A. 70
B. 72
C. 74
D. 75
E. 78

Car travelling at 80kmph covers 1 km in (1/80) hrs =$$\frac{60*60}{80}$$ = 45 sec.

The other car takes 5 sec more. So the time taken by that car is 50 sec. Distance is 1 Km. So its speed is (1 Km / 50 sec) or

$$\frac{60*60}{50}$$ = 72 kmph

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GMAT Sentence Correction (SC) | In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is the fact that innocent http://gmatclub.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1690479#p1690479 mikemcgarry wrote:

In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is the fact that innocent people were injured that has especially troubled the city leaders.

(A) In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is the fact that innocent people were injured that has especially troubled the city leaders

(B) The city leaders were especially troubled by the innocent people who were injured in the recent incidents of gang violence

(C) The innocent people, injured in the recent incidents of gang violence, especially troubled the city leaders

(D) In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is a fact that innocent people were injured and that the city leaders were especially troubled

(E) In the recent incidents of gang violence, innocent people were in fact injured, and this has especially troubled the city leaders

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mikemcgarry wrote:

In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is the fact that innocent people were injured that has especially troubled the city leaders.

(A) In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is the fact that innocent people were injured that has especially troubled the city leaders

(B) The city leaders were especially troubled by the innocent people who were injured in the recent incidents of gang violence

(C) The innocent people, injured in the recent incidents of gang violence, especially troubled the city leaders

(D) In the recent incidents of gang violence, it is a fact that innocent people were injured and that the city leaders were especially troubled

(E) In the recent incidents of gang violence, innocent people were in fact injured, and this has especially troubled the city leaders

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