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# Human beings, born with a drive to explore and experiment

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07 Jun 2018, 22:20
5 Minutes on the clock.

After a long time , i got all the questions correct.
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28 Sep 2018, 20:00
Why is the "D" incorrect in last question ?, is it bcoz of the word "structure" in the answer options. ?
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30 Sep 2018, 02:36
hero_with_1000_faces wrote:
Why is the "D" incorrect in last question ?, is it bcoz of the word "structure" in the answer options. ?

Although the difference between the two views is stated , that's not the idea of the passage. The primary purpose is that the author is advocating the new approach
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04 Dec 2018, 10:17
4/4 correct in 7 minutes. Is the timing an issue, or I did well?
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20 Feb 2019, 06:45
somtsat99 wrote:
Got all correct in 9 mins. Is it okay considering difficulty of the passage.

In my first Gmac mock 2 weeks earlier, I got 11 in verbal and this is my first RC to do with all 4 correct in 7.5 min. Hope, this information help.
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15 Mar 2019, 02:58
hero_with_1000_faces wrote:
Why is the "D" incorrect in last question ?, is it bcoz of the word "structure" in the answer options. ?

The first paragraph states why human being likes to learn and how the traditional approach of corporate is controlling its employees and hence the performance of employees is dropping.
The Second paragraph states the importance of ' learning corporation ' in order to compete/succeed/growth.

So Both the paragraphs are stating an alternate form of traditional practice and its positive side.

Hope I clear your doubt.
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15 Mar 2019, 03:02
RaviChandra HKD1710 rcaraujo20

I am trying to improve on RC. I have shared my approach to solve RC. I would like you to go through my approach and share your feedback.

Mapping
HB - EE - Learning
Copr - Control Therefore Perf. drop
Sup. Perf req learning - opportunities - growth

Learning Corp - learn / act all level

HB- Human Being
EE- Explore and experiment
Corp - Corporations
Perf - Performance
Sup - Super
Req - Require

Summary
Human Being like to explore and experiment various things and thus they constantly learn something. Corporation tends to control employees and hence the performance of Employees drop. For growth, Corporations/Organisations require their employees to learn and expand their skill set. The Tradition view of management is that There is a single leader who will design organisation structure and set all its decision. However, In learning corporation Employees at all the level learn or act.

Q 1 - C 28 sec
Q 2 - E 40 sec
Q 3 - D 21 sec
O 4 - E 12 sec
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08 Apr 2019, 00:13
Could you explain question 4 why the answer can't be d though there are comparisons and contrasts?

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19 May 2019, 22:07
blueshores wrote:
Could you explain question 4 why the answer can't be d though there are comparisons and contrasts?

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I got that wrong as well. I was trying to find out why. This is what i managed to find out so far:

The passage states the differences (Contrasts) however, the purpose is not to show the contrasts between the two methods. It is to promote the "new" view. So the ans will be "E" not "D"
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07 Jun 2019, 17:04
ianurag wrote:
Question 2 answer should be A instead of E

Mate the answer in the OG 2020 is E.
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07 Jun 2019, 17:07
cordaxerim wrote:
blueshores wrote:
Could you explain question 4 why the answer can't be d though there are comparisons and contrasts?

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I got that wrong as well. I was trying to find out why. This is what i managed to find out so far:

The passage states the differences (Contrasts) however, the purpose is not to show the contrasts between the two methods. It is to promote the "new" view. So the ans will be "E" not "D"

Nothing is being compared or contrasted.

To contrast is to juxtapose or state, strikingly, the differences between two things.

Thoughout the whole passage the author merely argues in favour of "learning organisations" and he supports his argument by stating proposing improvements to the existing corporate structure.

Argument: current organisations do not foster human beings' "drive to explore and experiment, or thrive on learning."
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