Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases https://gmatclub.com/AppTrack
GMAT Club

 It is currently 27 Mar 2017, 02:09

### 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

# Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

SVP
Joined: 28 May 2005
Posts: 1720
Location: Dhaka
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 351 [0], given: 0

Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an [#permalink]

### Show Tags

12 Oct 2005, 13:52
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

18. Donâ€™s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an agreement in which Rose Computers will sell Donâ€™s an unlimited number of its least expensive PCâ€™s at one-fourth the regular wholesale price. In return, Donâ€™s has agreed to purchase all of its scanners and other electronic information-processing equipment from Rose or from Omicron, Rose Computersâ€™ parent company, for the next ten years. Donâ€™s will offer a Rose PC free to any school that turns in Donâ€™s register receipts totaling $100,000 within the next six months. The vice-president in charge of advertising for Donâ€™s expects that the computer giveaway will obviate the need for a massive new advertising campaign for the next six months and that Donâ€™s can make up the expenditures for the PCâ€™s by writing them off its income taxes as charitable donations. The plans formulated by Donâ€™s assume each of the following EXCEPT: (A) The prices that Rose or Omicron charges Donâ€™s for information-processing equipment over the next ten years will be lower than those charged by other companies. (B) The tax laws will not be changed to exclude or lessen the value of charitable donations as tax write-offs. (C) Schools will be sufficiently attracted by Donâ€™s computer giveaway offer that teachers will urge students to shop at Donâ€™s. (D) Rose will be able to supply Donâ€™s with a sufficient number of PCâ€™s to meet the demand generated by schools that collect Donâ€™s receipts totaling$100,000.
(E) The effect of the computer giveaway offer on Donâ€™s business will be comparable to that of a major advertising campaign.
_________________

hey ya......

If you have any questions
New!
Director
Joined: 21 Aug 2005
Posts: 791
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 25 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

12 Oct 2005, 16:20
A
Comparison of pices charged with respect to other companies is not talked about at all in the argument. Nor it is assumed.
Director
Joined: 15 Aug 2005
Posts: 798
Location: Singapore
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 56 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

12 Oct 2005, 16:58
A indeed!
_________________

Cheers, Rahul.

Manager
Joined: 21 Sep 2005
Posts: 233
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

13 Oct 2005, 02:00
go A go....
SVP
Joined: 28 May 2005
Posts: 1720
Location: Dhaka
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 351 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

13 Oct 2005, 14:53
OA is A.

Can you explain why it is A.
_________________

hey ya......

13 Oct 2005, 14:53
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
8 Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an 3 04 Jun 2011, 01:50
6 Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an 12 02 Nov 2009, 10:48
Dons, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an agreement 5 08 Jul 2008, 13:53
Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an 4 29 Jan 2008, 06:31
Don s, a chain of supermarkets, has entered into an 2 24 Jun 2007, 15:43
Display posts from previous: Sort by