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20 hardest and 20 best verbal questions of 2015

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20 hardest and 20 best questions of 2015



Hardest Verbal Questions of 2015
#Verbal Question (CR or SC)Difficulty
1Women who are married sleep more soundly than women who have never1012
2#Top150 SC: The Middle Stone Age, extended for 200,000 years from948
3#Top150 CR: Smithtown University's fund-raisers succeeded in getting920
4Those who maintain that technology is negatively rewiring our brains885
5It is equally well known that a GPS satellite needs an extremely accur882
6#Top150 CR: Tiger beetles are such fast runners that they can capture882
7#Top150 CR: In response to years of increasing congestion at airport X875
8#Top150 CR: A management protocol system that offers a unique method868
9Inability to concentrate" is a condition characterized by an inability860
10Gustav Klimt, in his leadership of the Vienna Secession, lending more857
11#Top150 CR: Beginning in 1997 high school seniors in State Q855
12#Top150 CR - Research has shown that impoverished people854
13After leaving the ranch, the herds of longhorns,the historic cattle of848
14The policy of applying indirect taxes, like value added tax and excise838
15#Top150 CR: The rise in free, do-it-yourself instructions835
16#Top150 CR: Critic: Works of literature often present protagonists831
17Clear communication is one of the key ingredients827
18#Top150 CR: A veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturer implemented825
19#Top150 CR: Studio executives carefully examine how a film performs824
20#Top150 SC: Ending a contentious political stalemate821





Verbal Topics from 2015 with Most Kudos and Bookmarks
#TopicKudos/BookmarksAuthor
1Sentence Correction Megathread - 2015 edition130by souvik101990
2OG 2016: Intellectual Activities47by WillGetIt
32016 OG: In an experiment, each volunteer was allowed to choose betwee43by notwithstanding
42016 OG Q10 - A long-term study of some 1,00036by LithiumIon
5SC : Although she was considered among her contemporaries to be the be35by srikrishnans92
6Parallelism Revision: Rather than accept the conventional wisdom34by souvik101990
7By 1999, astronomers had discovered32by JarvisR
8The remarkable similarity of Thule artifacts throughout a vast region31by blockman
9While many of the dinosaur fossils29by amatya
10OG 2016: Intellectual Activities28by EMPOWERgmatMax
11CR Challenge Question: Bumblebees OG 201627by WillGetIt
12A certain cultivated herb is one of a group of closely related plants27by harishbiyani8888
13Jhumpa Lahiris ability to write a best seller25by WaterFlowsUp
14If birds did not have wings, they would not have been able to fly25by reto
15CR challenge Question: Beach City Airport OG 201624by WillGetIt
162016 OG: Although the school would receive financial benefits if it ha23by notwithstanding
17Gustav Klimt, in his leadership of the Vienna Secession, lending more22by reto
18OG 2016 - Voters commonly condemn politicians for being insincere22by thanhmaitran
192016 OG Q10 - A long-term study of some 1,00022by DollySharma
20Comparison Revision: Because of less availability and greater21by souvik101990

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Dear Sir

The diff level is 1012? I was in the impression that GMAT ques difficulty level ranges from 600-800. Could you advise if 1012 means they are the most difficult of the lot or are these numbers not reflective of GMAT diff levels?
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Dear Sir

Can you please advise how difficulty levels of Verbal questions can exceed 800? (As above)

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It is not on an 800 scale. This is a relative scale.

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It is not on an 800 scale. This is a relative scale.

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Sorry for asking lame questions , but when you say 1012 level difficult -- are these the "HARDEST" of the ques one get on a GMAT?

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You should probably check this list out. It is dynamic and is generated every month:

https://gmatclub.com/forum/150-hardest- ... 04135.html

There is one for SC as well.

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