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Hardest GMAT Questions from 2014

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Hardest GMAT Questions from 2014



We dug deep in our Database to see what questions were the hardest among all attempted in 2014. This list are based on over staggering 1.5 Million timers taken in 2014. Get read for some hard ones... and notice that most of the hardest questions are DS!

Hardest Questions 2014 Edition (All Forums)
1DSTrain A leaves New York for Boston at 3 PM and travels at
2DSw, x, y, and z are integers. If w >x>y>z>0, is y a common
3PSIn the figure, point D divides side BC of triangle ABC into
4PSIf two integers are chosen at random out of the set {2, 5, 7
5DSIf, in the addition problem above, a, b, c, d, e, f, x, y, a
6DSIn the picture, quadrilateral ABCD is a parallelogram and
7DSBob and Wendy left home to walk together to a restaurant for
8CRRecently, some critics of the U.S. government have pointed
9DSWhat is the perimeter of PQRS ? (1) x = 30 degree
10PSIf the product of all the unique positive divisors of n, a p
11PSHow many even 3 digit integers greater than 700 with
12CRLiterary critics are concerned by a recent trend in book
13DSFor integers a and b, if (a^3 a^2 b)^1/2 = 7, what is the
14DSIn the correctly worked addition problem above, A, B, C, D
15DSw, x, y, and z are integers. If z > y > x > w, is
16DSThe average of 5 distinct single digit integers is 5. If
17PSIf 10! - 2*(5!)^2 is divisible by 10^n, what is the greatest
18CRStudies show that children who listen too much classic music
19SCFirst published in 1946, and comparing the ways the world
20PSTwenty metres of wire is available to fence off a flower bed



Technical explanation: To qualify into our list/collection, the question had to be attempted in 2014 a certain number of times. The question, however, could have been posted earlier



Hardest Questions 2014 Edition (DS Forum)
1DSTrain A leaves New York for Boston at 3 PM and travels at
2DSw, x, y, and z are integers. If w >x>y>z>0, is y a common
3DSIf, in the addition problem above, a, b, c, d, e, f, x, y, a
4DSIn the picture, quadrilateral ABCD is a parallelogram and
5DSBob and Wendy left home to walk together to a restaurant for
6DSWhat is the perimeter of PQRS ? (1) x = 30 degree
7DSFor integers a and b, if (a^3 a^2 b)^1/2 = 7, what is the
8DSIn the correctly worked addition problem above, A, B, C, D
9DSw, x, y, and z are integers. If z > y > x > w, is
10DSThe average of 5 distinct single digit integers is 5. If
11DSIf 20 Swiss Francs is enough to buy 9 notebooks and 3
12DSA cube is made up of equal smaller cubes. Two of the sides
13DSIf x and y are negative numbers, is x<y?
14DSA car dealership carries only sedans and SUVs
15DSIf h and k are both positive integers, are both roots of the
16DSIn a group of 80 college students, how many own a car? (1)
17DSIs 1/(x-y) < y - x
18DSIf a, b, and c are positive integers such that 1/a + 1/b = 1
19DSAt a restaurant, a group of friends ordered four main dishes
20DSThe cost of 3 chocolates, 5 biscuits, and 5 ice creams is




Hardest Questions 2014 Edition (PS Forum)
1PSIn the figure, point D divides side BC of triangle ABC into
2PSIf two integers are chosen at random out of the set {2, 5, 7
3PSIf the product of all the unique positive divisors of n, a p
4PSHow many even 3 digit integers greater than 700 with
5PSIf 10! - 2*(5!)^2 is divisible by 10^n, what is the greatest
6PSTwenty metres of wire is available to fence off a flower bed
7PSHow many values can the integer p=
8PSArrow AB which is a line segment exactly 5 units along with
9PSThere are 5 bags three of which contains 5 white and 2 black
10PSHow many numbers that are not divisible by 6 divide evenly
11PSThe function g(x) is defined for integers x such that if x
12PSA big cube is formed by rearranging the 160 coloured and 56
13PSAn integer between 1 and 300, inclusive, is chosen at random
14PSA sequence of numbers (geometric sequence) is given by the
15PSSet S consists of numbers 2, 3, 6, 48, and 164. Number K is
16PSMs. Barton has four children. You are told correctly that sh
17PSOn a partly cloudy day, Derek decides to walk back from work
18PSIn the diagram, points A, B, and C are on the diameter of
19PSThe elevator in an eleven-story office building travels at
20PSIf 2^x + 2^y = x^2 + y^2, where x and y are nonnegative inte




Hardest Questions 2014 Edition (CR Forum)
1CRRecently, some critics of the U.S. government have pointed
2CRLiterary critics are concerned by a recent trend in book
3CRStudies show that children who listen too much classic music
4CRResearch has shown that impoverished people in this country
5CRIn response to years of increasing congestion at airport X,
6CRA Management protocol system
7CRInstead of blaming an automobile accident on driver error,
8CRBeginning in 1997, high school seniors in State Q have been
9CRStudies have shown that a large percentage of car accidents
10CRModern navigation systems, which are found in most of today
11CRIn a monogamous culture, 100% of the adults are married. The
12CRA veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturer implemented
13CRThe rise in free, do-it-yourself instructions on the
14CRIn Patton City, days are categorized as having heavy
15CRAt present the Hollywood Restaurant has only standard-height
16CRIn the modern era, society should accept the premise that
17CRNetworks of blood vessels in bats wings serve only
18CRNow problems require new solutions. And new problems arise
19CREuropean green crabs are an invasive species which have
20CRIridium, a hard, whitish metal similar to platinum, is




Hardest Questions 2014 Edition (SC Forum)
1SCFirst published in 1946, and comparing the ways the world
2SCThere is a difference in the way the term turnover and the
3SCThe data being collected in the current geological survey
4SCAlthough to provide Internet access through wearable technology Google
5SCIn what promises to be an alternative to corneal transplantation
6SCVerbal Diagnostic Test No : 7 SC Q No:4
7SCThe preliminary agreement to what was to be ...
8SCA 2009 study from the California State Housing Authority
9SCHaving extracted the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes from human DNA to
10SCIsotopes in the recently excavated bones of a 14-year-old
11SCSource: Master GMAT The word inspired is used often by
12SCExamples of "tulipomania," a term coined from the tulip craz
13SCAmong lower- paid workers, union members are less likely
14SCUntil 2010, a state tax regulation known as the 80-20 rule
15SCIn the field of eugenics, geneticists have thoroughly
16SCWhile airline travel can be detrimental to your health
17SCNASAs methodical approach to the exploration of Mars has not
18SCEnding a contentious political stalemate that frightened
19SCThe paradox of the Roman empires history is marked by the
20SCThe people of the ancient Near

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