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

It is currently 31 May 2016, 11:17
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

When x is divided by 5, the remainder is 2

  post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
VP
VP
User avatar
Joined: 14 Feb 2005
Posts: 1001
Location: New York
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 19 [0], given: 0

When x is divided by 5, the remainder is 2 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Nov 2007, 08:34
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

This topic is locked. If you want to discuss this question please re-post it in the respective forum.

Q. When x is divided by 5, the remainder is 2

IS X divisible by 7?

a.X is a prime number
b. X+3 is a multiple of 10
VP
VP
User avatar
Joined: 08 Jun 2005
Posts: 1146
Followers: 6

Kudos [?]: 163 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Nov 2007, 08:47
From stem:

possible values for x ---> 2,7,12,17,22,27 ...

x/7 = integer ?

statement 1

x is a prime number.

x can be 7 or 17

insufficient

statement 2

x+3 is a multiple of 10

x can be 7 or 17

insufficient

both statements

x can be 7 or 17

the answer is (E)

:)
CEO
CEO
User avatar
Joined: 29 Mar 2007
Posts: 2583
Followers: 18

Kudos [?]: 327 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Nov 2007, 09:23
KillerSquirrel wrote:
From stem:

possible values for x ---> 2,7,12,17,22,27 ...

x/7 = integer ?

statement 1

x is a prime number.

x can be 7 or 17

insufficient

statement 2

x+3 is a multiple of 10

x can be 7 or 17

insufficient

both statements

x can be 7 or 17

the answer is (E)

:)


Would post my own, but KS's is exactly like mine. Nice!
VP
VP
User avatar
Joined: 14 Feb 2005
Posts: 1001
Location: New York
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 19 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Nov 2007, 09:31
Thanks Killer....

I messed this one by trying to solve the Q by equations...

your idea of assigning values to X is the easier way..

cheers
  [#permalink] 09 Nov 2007, 09:31
Display posts from previous: Sort by

When x is divided by 5, the remainder is 2

  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®.