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

It is currently 15 Jan 2019, 16:01

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 January
PrevNext
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829303112
Open Detailed Calendar
  • $450 Tuition Credit & Official CAT Packs FREE

     January 15, 2019

     January 15, 2019

     10:00 PM PST

     11:00 PM PST

    EMPOWERgmat is giving away the complete Official GMAT Exam Pack collection worth $100 with the 3 Month Pack ($299)
  • The winning strategy for a high GRE score

     January 17, 2019

     January 17, 2019

     08:00 AM PST

     09:00 AM PST

    Learn the winning strategy for a high GRE score — what do people who reach a high score do differently? We're going to share insights, tips and strategies from data we've collected from over 50,000 students who used examPAL.

Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of

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

Hide Tags

 
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
User avatar
V
Joined: 02 Jan 2017
Posts: 307
Location: Canada
Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post Updated on: 03 Apr 2017, 05:21
2
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  25% (medium)

Question Stats:

74% (01:18) correct 26% (01:38) wrong based on 132 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of their actions as "only borrowing money." Many people convicted of violent crimes rationalize their actions by some sort of denial either the victim "deserved it" and so the action was justified, or "it simply wasn't my fault." Thus, in many cases, by criminals'characterization of their situation, _______

Which one of the following most logically completes the passage?
(A) they ought to be rewarded for their actions
(B) they are perceived to be the victim of some other criminal
(C) their actions are not truly criminal
(D) the criminal justice system is inherently unfair
(E) they deserve only a light sentence for their crimes

Originally posted by vikasp99 on 16 Feb 2017, 00:11.
Last edited by abhimahna on 03 Apr 2017, 05:21, edited 1 time in total.
Edited the question
Board of Directors
User avatar
V
Status: Stepping into my 10 years long dream
Joined: 18 Jul 2015
Posts: 3631
Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 03 Apr 2017, 05:24
The argument is saying Criminals say whatever they did is correct and not to be punishable.

Thus, in many cases, by criminals'characterization of their situation, _______

(A) they ought to be rewarded for their actions : No, they never award us. They said we are doing right.
(B) they are perceived to be the victim of some other criminal: No, nowhere this is mentioned.
(C) their actions are not truly criminal : Correct, they said we are doing is right so it is not a crime.
(D) the criminal justice system is inherently unfair OFS.
(E) they deserve only a light sentence for their crimes No, if they are not going crime then why any punishment.
_________________

My GMAT Story: From V21 to V40
My MBA Journey: My 10 years long MBA Dream
My Secret Hacks: Best way to use GMATClub | Importance of an Error Log!
Verbal Resources: All SC Resources at one place | All CR Resources at one place
Blog: Subscribe to Question of the Day Blog
GMAT Club Inbuilt Error Log Functionality - View More.
New Visa Forum - Ask all your Visa Related Questions - here.
New! Best Reply Functionality on GMAT Club!
Find a bug in the new email templates and get rewarded with 2 weeks of GMATClub Tests for free
Check our new About Us Page here.

Director
Director
User avatar
G
Joined: 04 Sep 2015
Posts: 525
Location: India
WE: Information Technology (Computer Software)
Premium Member Reviews Badge CAT Tests
Re: Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 03 Apr 2017, 10:12
Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of their actions as "only borrowing money." Many people convicted of violent crimes rationalize their actions by some sort of denial either the victim "deserved it" and so the action was justified, or "it simply wasn't my fault." Thus, in many cases, by criminals'characterization of their situation, _______

Which one of the following most logically completes the passage?
(A) they ought to be rewarded for their actions
(B) they are perceived to be the victim of some other criminal
(C) their actions are not truly criminal
(D) the criminal justice system is inherently unfair
(E) they deserve only a light sentence for their crimes

The Given argument conveys the meaning that some criminals commit the crime to either protect themselves or to stand against the injustice which according to them they are in or are facing.For this reason as that the criminals did not commit the crime wanting to hurt someone but to protect themselves and thus such cases cannot be treated as cold crime cases.
GMAT Club Bot
Re: Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of &nbs [#permalink] 03 Apr 2017, 10:12
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Criminals often have an unusual self-image. Embezzlers often think of

  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®.