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100 Hardest and easiest questions for SC as of August 2019

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100 Hardest Sentence Correction Questions (Aug 1st, 2019 - Sep 1st, 2019)

Are you familiar with the GMAT Club's timer?We have pulled timer results from our database and analyzed every question in the forum. Based on those results, we have compiled a list of the hardest questions in each of the question forums we have. Below I am presenting to you the top 100 questions from SC forum.
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1The 1996 Mid-sea Continent Journalist Tea Party Award winner, a certai Difficulty: 700-Level, Gerund, Idioms, Parallel Structure, Source: Other - Please specify
2Despite the fact that the impact of Daylight Saving Time, at the onset Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Manhattan GMAT
3First published in 1946, and comparing the ways the world Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Participle Parallelism, Verb Tense/Form
4In the Battle of Roncevaux Pass in 778, the rearguard of the Frankish Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Diction, Idioms, Parallel Structure, Style and Usage, Source: Magoosh
5Although to provide Internet access through wearable technology Google Difficulty: 700-Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
6There is a difference in the way the term "turnover" and the term "rev Difficulty: 700-Level, Conjunctions, Grammatical Construction, Source: Economist Gmat
7The Mars Exploration Program established that the main scientific goal Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Parallel Structure, Source: Other - Please specify
8Even though his predilection for initiating legal proceedings against Difficulty: 700-Level, Absolute Phrase, Meaning, Style and Usage, Source: Self-made question
9Originally delivered as the first William James Lecture at Harvard, in Difficulty: 700-Level, Diction, Modifiers
10Unlike conventional thinking that early tribes of Apache had reached Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Modifiers, Source: Other - Please specify
11Statisticians have constructed many complex mathematical models design Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Source: Manhattan GMAT
12The policy of applying indirect taxes, like value added tax and excise Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Diction, Parallel Structure, Poor Quality, Subject Verb Agreement, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Knewton
13Among the important themes that characterize Chinese history are the p Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
14The International Seabed Authority will oversee the new system by next Difficulty: 700-Level, Source: Other - Please specify
15The Middle Stone Age, extended for 200,000 years from 300,000 BC TO 50 Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Verb Tense/Form, Verb Voice, Source: Other - Please specify
16Ending a contentious political stalemate that frightened global Difficulty: 700-Level, Debatable OA, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Veritas Prep
17Assuming that the people's party have the results in their favor, the Difficulty: 700-Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Experts' Global
18Descending approximately 4,000 years ago from the African wildcat, it Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Other - Please specify
19There was great debate among Greek historians whether the Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form
20For Ralph Waldo Emerson, transcendentalism was his professed ideal ove Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Style and Usage, Source: Veritas Prep
21The preliminary agreement to what was to be ... Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Idioms, Source: Gmat Hacks
22The higher productivity rate of some Japanese companies relative to Difficulty: 700-Level, Style and Usage, Source: Other - Please specify
23In what promises to be an alternative to corneal transplantation in Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Grammatical Construction, Modifiers, Source: Other - Please specify
24A newly released study on the tectonic plates forming the Pacific basi Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Idioms, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Magoosh
25The word inspired is used often by numerous critics in their descripti Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Pronouns, Style and Usage, Source: Economist Gmat
26Verbal Diagnostic Test No : 7 – SC Q No: 7 Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Other - Please specify
27The ability of neuroscientists to pinpoint the exact locations in the Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Magoosh
28With the private space industry at the early stages of a launch revolu Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
29Having extracted the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes from human DNA to isolate Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Pronouns, Source: Veritas Prep
30The 1950 Graver Tank & Manufacturing Co. v. Linde Air Products Co. Sup Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Grammatical Construction, Modifiers, Pronouns, Source: Other - Please specify
31While airline travel can be detrimental to your health, many exercise Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Modifiers, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Veritas Prep
32Relief for the thousands of traumatized victims of one of the worst na Difficulty: 700-Level, Poor Quality
33Those who maintain that technology is negatively rewiring our brains Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Magoosh
34The data being collected in the current geological survey are providin Difficulty: 700-Level, Pronouns, Use of Being, Source: Veritas Prep
35A 2009 study from the California State Housing Authority concluded Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Punctuation, Which/That, Source: Veritas Prep
36It is equally well known that a GPS satellite needs an extremely accur Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Grammatical Construction, Source: Other - Please specify
37Proponents of the school of thought positing that the Americas were Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Source: Magoosh
38Technological innovations such as the internet, which proliferated at Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Meaning, Which/That, Source: Manhattan GMAT
39Gustav Klimt, in his leadership of the Vienna Secession, lending more Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Economist Gmat
40With no policy restricting the number of children a family can have an Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Parallel Structure
41The Sri-NuanSri-Nuan dance and Teut-Teung dance are an inherent part Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Grammatical Construction, Style and Usage, Source: Economist Gmat
42Daniel Bernoulli (1700 – 1782) derived the famous fluid equation named Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Parallel Structure, Source: Magoosh
43Both the oil experts advice that inventory of heating oil Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Subjunctive, Verb Tense/Form
44Isotopes in the recently excavated bones of a 14-year-old girl from th Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Meaning, Source: Veritas Prep
45Technological advancements affect all aspects of human Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Economist Gmat
46The standard framework of cap and trade is fundamentally conservative, Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Parallel Structure, Source: Manhattan GMAT
47Unsurprisingly, commitment in the team was low but it was also evident Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Subjunctive, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Other - Please specify
48In order to be converted into high-quality digital versions, analog au Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Modifiers, Style and Usage, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Manhattan GMAT
49The manager at the office supply store believes that the new CLP-300 Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Diction, Parallel Structure, Source: Knewton
50The bolas spider, in its sticky globules, Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Princeton Review
51The court concluded that not only in treating adultery as an offence Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Source: Other - Please specify
52In the field of eugenics, geneticists have thoroughly scrutinized the Difficulty: 700-Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Source: Veritas Prep
53A cricketer trying to predict the outcome of the one day world cup mat Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form, Verb Voice, Source: GMAT Club Tests
54Nelson Mandela is the most unfortunate of men, yet the embodiment of e Difficulty: 700-Level, Diction, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Club Tests
55A country could keep some of the advantages of being in the European U Difficulty: 700-Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Source: Other - Please specify
56Recent indications of weakness in the economy have lead consumers to Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Modifiers, Style and Usage, Source: Kaplan
57Bioconservatives, a group who believe that technological innovation th Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Modifiers, Parallel Structure, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Veritas Prep
58After all the recent political changes, the Syrians are figuring out Difficulty: 700-Level, Style and Usage, Source: Veritas Prep
59If medical researchers are correct, then the human microbiome, made up Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Magoosh
60Industry representatives maintain that the new Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Self-made question
61If a nuclear weapon were to be detonated above the atmosphere, it woul Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Self-made question
62Originally a trading port, Hong-Kong, currently estimated to be fourth Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Debatable OA, Modifiers
63Purchasers of television advertising are increasingly discouraged by Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Manhattan GMAT
64The paradox of the Roman empires history is marked by the Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Participle Parallelism
65There are a few acts of nature, such as a total solar eclipse or a Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Parallel Structure, Source: Veritas Prep
66In most major metropolitan areas, the number of hate crimes per capita Difficulty: 700-Level, Debatable OA, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Princeton Review
67The people of the ancient Near East believed that the Earth’s dry land Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Magoosh
68While the Eastern Whip-poor-will a nocturnal bird that feeds Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Comparisons, Source: Veritas Prep
69Since 1959, McKinsey & Company, and Harvard Business Review have prese Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
70Recent studies have shown that the antioxidants found in the acai berr Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Modifiers, Pronouns, Source: Manhattan GMAT
71The officialdom, shocked and frightened by the general unrest, expande Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Other - Please specify
72The ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle implied that such contradictio Difficulty: 700-Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
73It is possible to hold a certain image in your mind for long periods Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Source: Other - Please specify
74As the housing affordability gap widens, middle-income families are es Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: 1000 Series
75Although there is still disagreement among the scientific community Difficulty: 700-Level, Idioms, Meaning, Modifiers, Source: Manhattan GMAT
76Carefully conceived by NASA to stimulate microgravity, a device called Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Modifiers, Style and Usage, Source: Other - Please specify
77In good years, the patchwork of green fields that surround Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Nouns, Subject Verb Agreement
78In 1950s, when Mother Theresa wanted to form an orphanage with only th Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form
79Examples of "tulipomania," a term coined from the tulip craze of the Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Manhattan GMAT
80Although realizing late that it had failed to honor its own stalwart Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Other - Please specify
81Motive of the crime decides whether the guilty, after the legal Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Parallel Structure, Source: Experts' Global
82The policy of applying indirect taxes, like value added tax and excise Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Source: Knewton
83Building large new hospitals in the bistate area would constitute a wa Difficulty: 700-Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Grammatical Construction, Source: 1000 Series, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]
84Unlike previous presidents, Donald Trump’s administration is radically Difficulty: 700-Level, Comparisons, Diction, Idioms, Source: Self-made question
85With Saha's unfortunate injury, either Rishab Pant or Dinesh karthik Difficulty: 700-Level, Subject Verb Agreement
86Brutus and Cassius, in participating in the brutal assassination of Ju Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Construction, Style and Usage, Source: Magoosh
87Once thought to be impossible, Alex Honnold successfully “free soloed” Difficulty: 700-Level, Meaning, Modifiers, Source: Manhattan GMAT
88A year advantage in a new computer product or process being Difficulty: 700-Level, Poor Quality
89In New York today, Italians account for more than 14 percent Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Source: Other - Please specify
90At approximately 22 weeks, a fetus becomes fully covered by lanugo, or Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Magoosh
91The misnomer that sibling rivalry is a thing of the 'past' history- wh Difficulty: 700-Level, Grammatical Construction, Source: Other - Please specify
92After reviewing a recent survey into parenthood, psychologists claimed Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Source: Economist Gmat
93Gen. Joseph Hooker initially seized the advantage at the Battle of Cha Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Magoosh
94Medieval monks, through their manuscript illuminations, meticulously Difficulty: 700-Level, Modifiers, Source: Veritas Prep
95In the wake of World War I, the terms of the Versailles treaty restric Difficulty: 700-Level, Subjunctive, Source: Economist Gmat
96In Hinduism, cows are considered sacred and are given the highest Difficulty: 700-Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Experts' Global
97Unlike the African elephant, whose trunk contains two fingers used to Difficulty: 700-Level, Clauses, Comparisons
98Constructive dialogue is one of the fundamentals that are too uncommon Difficulty: 700-Level, Conjunctions, Style and Usage, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Other - Please specify
99Camille Claudet worked continuously through the 1880’s and early 1890’ Difficulty: 700-Level, Verb Tense/Form, Verb Voice, Source: GMAT Paper Test
100Because the Supreme Court has ruled that the prosecution in a job disc Difficulty: 700-Level, Construction, Verb Tense/Form, Which/That, Source: Princeton Review

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100 Easiest Sentence Correction Questions (Aug 1st, 2019 - Sep 1st, 2019)

Are you familiar with the GMAT Club's timer?We have pulled timer results from our database and analyzed every question in the forum. Based on those results, we have compiled a list of the easiest questions in each of the question forums we have. Below I am presenting to you the top 100 questions from SC forum.
Sentence Correction (SC)
RankTitleTopics
1Carnivorous mammals can endure what would otherwise be lethal levels Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Verb Tense/Form, Which/That, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
2Delighted by the reported earnings for the first quarter of the fiscal Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: OG 9, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
3The boys spent the entire night lost in the forest , therefore they Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Clauses, Source: GMAT Club Tests
4To control public unease over the regime's impending economic collapse Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Construction, Grammatical Construction, Infinitive, Source: Kaplan
5The psychologist William James believed that facial expressions not Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Participle Parallelism, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
6Manufacturers rate batteries in watt-hours; if they rate the Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13
7The crocodiles of Kenya''s Tsavo River not only scaly, also Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Princeton Review
8Surprised by unexpected budgetary constraints, it was chosen by the de Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: Veritas Prep
9The concept of the grand jury dates from the twelfth century, when Hen Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Verb Tense/Form, Source: GMAT Prep, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 1
10Using study groups managed by the principal popular organizations and Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Modifiers, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017
11Many policy experts say that shifting a portion of health-benefit cost Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
12Oaks preferring drier ones, pine trees thrive in relatively Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Source: GMAT Prep
13Some 200 world-famous physicists recently attended a conference whose Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016
14Quasars, at billions of light-years from Earth the most distant observ Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
15The automotive conveyor-belt system, which Henry Ford modeled after an Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
16The Wallerstein study indicates that even after a decade young men and Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: OG 10, Source: OG 9, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
17Foods high in tryptophan, an amino acid that is a precursor to seroton Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Manhattan GMAT
18An exceptionally literate people, more Icelanders publish books per Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction
19Today, because of improvements in agricultural technology, the same Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
20Because the budget package in Congress promises a combination of highe Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Source: GMAT Prep, Source: Official Guide
21Travelers to Mars would have to endure low levels of gravity Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED
22Researchers at Cornell University have demonstrated that homing pigeon Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]
23Under the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Environmental Protection Agency Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Paper Test, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
24In an attempt to produce premium oysters, a firm in Scotland has devel Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Prep
25Recently declassified information from military satellites in orbit th Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018
26The rivalry between Apple, a multinational technology company based in Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Meaning, Modifiers, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: ExamPal
27It was found that camels, in contrast to horses', are not easily spook Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Idioms, Source: Manhattan GMAT
28At the end of the 1930's, Duke Ellington was looking for a composer to Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Punctuation, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13
29Although neutron stars are only the size of an average city, they are Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Pronouns, Source: Kaplan
30According to Kepler’s Second Law of Planetary Motion, as a planet move Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Grammatical Construction, Idioms, Source: Magoosh
31Using digital enhancements of skull fragments from five prehistoric Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Gerund, Grammatical Construction, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017
32Supercell, a continuously rotating updraft deep within a thunderstorm, Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Grammatical Construction, Source: Aristotle
33Penguins can be found not only in arctic climes, they can also be f Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Princeton Review
34During the last interglacial period, the climate on the Earth was warm Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Verb Tense/Form, Source: GMAT Prep
35Radiocarbon dating of fossils taken from caves on islands Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: GMAT Prep
36Like ants, termites have an elaborate social structure in which a few Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Parallel Structure, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED
37The more cautious commanders of the Army of the Potomac, such as Georg Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Infinitive, Source: Magoosh
38Ancient hunter-gatherers developed instincts that Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Modifiers, Source: GMAT Prep
39In Britain, "pig" refers to any member of the class of domes Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Prep
40If the new airboat does what it is to be doing—travel at high speeds u Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: GMAT Paper Test
41Found in the wild only in Australia and New Guinea, powerful back legs Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: GMAT Prep
42Some people believe that the more that children listen to classical Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Source: Kaplan
43Unlike a typical automobile loan, which requires a fifteen- to twenty- Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10, Source: OG 9
44Whereas a ramjet generally cannot achieve high speeds without the init Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Grammatical Construction, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13
45In the Soviet Union the attorney’s role is often played by the judge, Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: 1000 Series, Source: Official Guide
46Vivien Thomas, who had no formal medical training, in struggling again Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers
47Like embryonic germ cells, which are cells that develop early in the f Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Idioms, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13
48In her presentation, the head of the Better Business Bureau emphasized Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019, Source: OG 2018, Source: OG 2017
49By studying the primitive visual systems of single-cell aquatic Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Meaning, Modifiers, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]
50She was an educator, a builder of institutions and organizat Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Construction, Use of Being, Source: GMAT Prep
51With respect to most species of animals, they are evenly divided in Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019
52Some sociologists claim to have found a direct link from the appearanc Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Meaning, Source: Official Guide, Source: Verbal Review 2020
53Although schistosomiasis is not often fatal it is so debilitating that Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
54Successful mediation between two countries Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Source: Economist Gmat
55The last cars that were produced by Packard in 1958 launching without Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Verb Tense/Form, Such as/Like, Source: PowerScore
56Parliament did not accord full refugee benefits to twelve of the recen Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
57A facsimile of Van Gogh's Starry Night was so accurately Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Which/That, Source: Veritas Prep
58Hoping to alleviate some of the financial burdens of a growing populat Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: Manhattan GMAT
59Results of a United States study published in the Annals of Internal Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Construction, Source: GMAT Prep
60Hundreds of species of fish generate and discharge electric currents Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED
61Natalie had [u]no intention of to go to the ceremony to receive her aw Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Source: GMAT Club Tests
62Dr. Hakuta’s research among Hispanic children in the United States ind Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: OG 9
63Turtles, as with other reptiles, can endure long fast Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons
64To regard the overwhelming beauty of the Mojave Desert is Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Princeton Review
65The report recommended that the hospital should eliminate Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Parallel Structure, Subjunctive, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
66Because of Elnath Industries posting a second consecutive Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Idioms, Source: Magoosh
67The average weekly wage nearly doubled in the 1970’s, rising from $114 Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Construction, Meaning, Pronouns, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]
68Making a legacy for himself as a President who wanted to have Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: Princeton Review
69Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez, who won the Nobel Prize for Difficulty: Sub-600 Level
70As contrasted with the honeybee, the yellow jacket can sting repeatedl Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Idioms, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
71The possibility of an attack on Indian Point, a nuclear power plant Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Other - Please specify
72Of all the events leading to the formation of the Earth, the catalyst Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Adjectives and Adverbs, Comparisons, Grammatical Construction, Source: Veritas Prep
73Researchers now regard interferon as not a single Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Meaning, Modifiers, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019, Source: OG 2018
74The winds that howl across the Great Plains not only blow Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 1
75When Congress reconvenes, some newly elected members from rural states Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Parallel Structure, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
76Marie Curie, winner of two Nobel Prizes Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Pronouns, Source: Princeton Review
77Iguanas have been an important food source in Latin America since Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Pronouns, Use of Being, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
78A Labor Department study states that the numbers of women employed out Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: OG 9, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
79Lawmakers are examining measures that would require banks to Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Paper Test, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
80Like Auden, the language of James Merrill is chatty, arch, and convers Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Source: GMAT Paper Test, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
81Although the term “psychopath” is popularly applied to an especially Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Pronouns, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
82According to industry analysts, the recent growth in the number of Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Manhattan GMAT
83Used until the end of the Second World War, the German army employed Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: Manhattan GMAT
84Since 1970 the number of Blacks elected to state and federal offices Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Comparisons, Verb Tense/Form, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]
85Some archaeologists claim that the tablets found at Ebla could force Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Paper Test
86In a speech before the Senate Banking Committee, the chairman of the F Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Construction, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2020, Source: OG 2019
87Along with the drop in producer prices announced yesterday, the strong Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11, Source: OG 10
88Data gathered by weather satellites has been analyzed by scientists, r Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Source: GMAT Prep
89The figure of the jaguar, being a recurrent symbol within Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Modifiers, Use of Being, Source: GMAT Paper Test
90Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Idioms, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016
91The idea of all men being equal, cited in the Declaration of Independe Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Construction, Idioms, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Magoosh
92Every workday at dawn, the patriarch of one of the city’s five richest Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: Manhattan GMAT
93Doctors generally agree that such factors as cigarette smoking, eating Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Verb Tense/Form, Source: Official Guide, Source: OG 2017, Source: OG 2016, Source: OG 2015/OG13, Source: OG 12, Source: OG 11
94Kepler's Third Law expresses the relationship between the semi-major a Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Idioms, Source: Magoosh
95It stood twelve feet tall, weighed nine thousand pounds, and wielded Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Participle Parallelism, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016
96The airline company, following through on recent warnings Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Construction, Source: GMAT Prep
97Native to south america, when peanuts were introduced to Africa by Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Grammatical Construction, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED
98A team of scientists has recently provided evidence of Earth Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Clauses, Comparisons, Source: GMAT Prep
99Seismologists studying the earthquake that struck northern California Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Parallel Structure, Source: GMAT Paper Test, Source: OG 10, Source: Verbal Review 2020, Source: Verbal Review 2019, Source: Verbal Review 2018, Source: Verbal Review 2017, Source: Verbal Review 2016, Source: Verbal Review 2015/2ED, Source: Verbal Review 1
100Urban officials want the census to be as accurate and complete as Difficulty: Sub-600 Level, Subject Verb Agreement, Source: OG 1988, Source: Official Guide [Pre-2000]

Originally posted by sayantanc2k on 21 Aug 2015, 03:58.
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Thanks Bunuel for the amazing collection :-D

From the collection, I can observe that the 150 Hardest SC' contain almost no question from the Official Source and 150 Easiest SC' have almost most of the Official questions(GMAT Prep, GMAT Paper Based Test, OG) :cry:
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Wow, Thanks a lot!

Do you have such a list for 600-700 level SC questions only?
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If you are consistently getting 100% on all of the questions you posted above in the sub-600 section but missing most of the advanced ones posted above. Where should i focus?
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Thanks Bunuel for the amazing collection :-D

From the collection, I can observe that the 150 Hardest SC' contain almost no question from the Official Source and 150 Easiest SC' have almost most of the Official questions(GMAT Prep, GMAT Paper Based Test, OG) :cry:


That actually explains why the hardest SC questions are so hard.
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thanks Bunuel .. Any similar posts for CR ? Thanks
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Brunnel, are these in ascending order?
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Wow thanks! This collection is a life-saver. I was wondering... what are people's accuracy rates for this set of questions? It would be nice to have some kind of measure, so as to not get discouraged when I start counting the wrong answers lol
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I may be the sole dissenting voice but to me studying the above is a waste of time. I just got a V46 and for **** and giggles tried the "700 Level" SC questions above. Literally got 10% of them correct. I'd recommend drilling ONLY official questions. There are plenty of them.
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So, the only thing I achieved so far is to significantly lower my verbal estimate in my workbook and screw up my statistics :D I wouldn't be frustrated if it wasn't for the mistakes in many of the questions. It just isn't fair somehow :D
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Can you please post 600-700 (Medium) Level difficulty questions as well.
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Anyone tried to create a PDF with all these questions compiled?
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Thanks for the post!
Hardest questions are very challenging!
I don't get any problem with the easy part, but the hard one makes me questioning my basics
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Thanks, now I know what I'm going to do the whole night XD They are really hard,much harder than what I found in the OG. Thanks a lot
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Answers are not correct for a lot of questions here. I advice you to only attempt questions that are posted by verified sources. Even if the source says magoosh or veritas, make sure to check if it is posted specifically by them and not some user who has mentioned the above source.
I am saying this because I have taken veritas tests and answer to the question mentioned by one of the users here does not match the answer provided by Veritas. Therefore, you are treading a very dangerous path here. I repeat, please make sure you check the author of the question and only read explanations and answers by verified sources.
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Why have you used the hardest word for these questions? Experts can solve them without any hurdle.
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Amazing! Thanks for this resource.
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It's great to find such a wonderful thread. Let's practice more!
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