GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

It is currently 17 Feb 2019, 18:17

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.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel
Events & Promotions in February
PrevNext
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
272829303112
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
242526272812
Open Detailed Calendar
  • Free GMAT Algebra Webinar

     February 17, 2019

     February 17, 2019

     07:00 AM PST

     09:00 AM PST

    Attend this Free Algebra Webinar and learn how to master Inequalities and Absolute Value problems on GMAT.
  • Valentine's day SALE is on! 25% off.

     February 18, 2019

     February 18, 2019

     10:00 PM PST

     11:00 PM PST

    We don’t care what your relationship status this year - we love you just the way you are. AND we want you to crush the GMAT!

As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a

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

Hide Tags

 
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 26 Oct 2009
Posts: 47
GMAT ToolKit User
As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Nov 2009, 03:37
1
4
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  15% (low)

Question Stats:

91% (01:20) correct 9% (01:36) wrong based on 133 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the administration is proposing the creation of a national identity card. The card would be available only to U.S. citizens and to registered aliens, and all persons would be required to produce the card before they could be given a job. Of course, such a system holds the potential, however slight, for the abuse of civil liberties. Therefore, all personal information gathered through this system would be held strictly confidential, to be released only by authorized personnel under appropriate circumstances. Those who are in compliance with U.S. laws would have nothing to fear from the identity card system.

In evaluating the above proposal, a person concerned about the misuse of confidential information would be most interested in having the author clarify the meaning of which of the following phrases?


(A) “all persons” (line 5)
(B) “however slight” (line 7)
(C) “civil liberties” (line 8)
(D) “appropriate circumstances” (line 11)
(E) “U.S. laws” (line 2)
Manager
Manager
User avatar
B
Joined: 17 Nov 2009
Posts: 68
Location: Switzerland
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Technology
GMAT 1: 740 Q47 V45
Re: As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Nov 2009, 03:57
1
D for me.

We are facing a risk: misuse of confidential info.
"all persons" has nothing to do with this risk, "civil liberties" and "US laws" are too broad or too large in meaning to be clarified.

What matters the most is not quantifying the risk in itself but clarifying what is done to eliminate the risk.

SO for me "appropriate circumstances" is the node, the point to clarify.
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
Joined: 21 Dec 2010
Posts: 429
Re: As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 14 May 2011, 02:09
D is appropriate. actually i dont want to be a lawyer, so this is kind of weird question
Non-Human User
User avatar
Joined: 01 Oct 2013
Posts: 3634
Premium Member
Re: As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Oct 2018, 03:14
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.
_________________

-
April 2018: New Forum dedicated to Verbal Strategies, Guides, and Resources

GMAT Club Bot
Re: As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a   [#permalink] 10 Oct 2018, 03:14
Display posts from previous: Sort by

As part of our program to halt the influx of illegal immigrants, the a

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


Copyright

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

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®.