It is currently 23 Feb 2018, 04:19

### 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

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

# A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi

 new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics
Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Director
Joined: 04 Jun 2016
Posts: 642
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V43
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

21 Jul 2016, 21:39
DevilDoggNC wrote:

First off -- make sure you understand the meaning of the sentence. What is the author trying to convey?

In simple language ---> There is a new product. The manufacturer of this new product is selling it for 3 times the price of another product (also produced by the same manufacturer). Both these products contain the same ingredients.

Look at choice D closely --

"A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per milligram, of which the drug’s maker charges for another product with the same active ingredient".

"Of which" here --> in a sense refers to a price of a price.

An easier approach would be to ignore the "per milligram" modifier.

"A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price OF WHICH the drug’s maker charges for another product with the same active ingredient".

Choice D does not convey the intended meaning of the sentence.

What are you talking about
There is no option "OF WHICH"... option D reads "OF WHAT" .. I guess you did not read the question properly
Although you mention the correct answer but your reason for disqualifying D are not entirely satisfactory because you based them on a wrong phrase.
THE CORRECT ANSWER IS C
_________________

Posting an answer without an explanation is "GOD COMPLEX". The world doesn't need any more gods. Please explain you answers properly.
FINAL GOODBYE :- 17th SEPTEMBER 2016. .. 16 March 2017 - I am back but for all purposes please consider me semi-retired.

Manager
Status: In the realms of Chaos & Night
Joined: 13 Sep 2015
Posts: 171
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

25 Jul 2016, 10:27
burnttwinky wrote:
A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per milligram, as the drug’s maker charges for another product with the same active ingredient.

A.) as

B.) than

C.) that

D.) of what

E.) at which

[Reveal] Spoiler:
C

three times that the charges for- Correct
_________________

Good luck
=========================================================================================
"If a street performer makes you stop walking, you owe him a buck"
"If this post helps you on your GMAT journey, drop a +1 Kudo "

"Thursdays with Ron - Consolidated Verbal Master List - Updated"

Non-Human User
Joined: 01 Oct 2013
Posts: 10330
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

20 Oct 2016, 10:19
Hello from the GMAT Club VerbalBot!

Thanks to another GMAT Club member, I have just discovered this valuable topic, yet it had no discussion for over a year. I am now bumping it up - doing my job. I think you may find it valuable (esp those replies with Kudos).

Want to see all other topics I dig out? Follow me (click follow button on profile). You will receive a summary of all topics I bump in your profile area as well as via email.
Senior Manager
Status: DONE!
Joined: 05 Sep 2016
Posts: 406
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

14 Nov 2016, 15:17
Just for clarification purposes, can one of the experts please elaborate as to why D is unacceptable? Your responses are greatly appreciated!!!
Current Student
Joined: 02 May 2015
Posts: 260
Location: South Africa
Concentration: International Business, Organizational Behavior
GPA: 3.49
WE: Web Development (Insurance)
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

15 Nov 2016, 03:01
1
KUDOS
lawiniecke wrote:
Just for clarification purposes, can one of the experts please elaborate as to why D is unacceptable? Your responses are greatly appreciated!!!

Hi lawiniecke

of what is redundant... focus on the part around the underlined part:

price of what the drugmaker charges

what -> refers to price itself

so price of price the drugmaker charges

contrast it to :

price that the drugmaker charges
_________________

Kudos if I helped

Senior Manager
Status: You have to have the darkness for the dawn to come
Joined: 09 Nov 2012
Posts: 323
Daboo: Sonu
GMAT 1: 590 Q49 V20
GMAT 2: 730 Q50 V38
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

24 Mar 2017, 07:37
Alterego wrote:
A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per milligram, as the drug's maker charges for another product with the same active ingredient.

A) as
B) than
C) that
D) of what
E) at which

Here the correct answer is C. that refers correctly to price
_________________

You have to have the darkness for the dawn to come.

Give Kudos if you like my post

Manager
Joined: 10 Apr 2015
Posts: 204
GPA: 3.31
Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi [#permalink]

### Show Tags

25 Mar 2017, 08:06
A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per milligram, as the drug's maker charges for another product with the same active ingredient.

price that the drug's maker....
Clearly C.
A) as
B) than
C) that
D) of what
E) at which
_________________

In case you find my posts helpful, give me Kudos. Thank you.

Re: A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi   [#permalink] 25 Mar 2017, 08:06

Go to page   Previous    1   2   3   [ 47 posts ]

Display posts from previous: Sort by

# A new hair-growth drug is being sold for three times the price, per mi

 new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics

 Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne 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®.