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If the negative of the sum of two consecutive odd numbers is

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If the negative of the sum of two consecutive odd numbers is [#permalink]

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11 Sep 2004, 15:21
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If the negative of the sum of two consecutive odd numbers is less than -35, which of the following may be one of the numbers?

(A) 18
(B) 16
(C) 15
(D) 13
(E) 11

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11 Sep 2004, 15:35
There must be a mistake here. The 2 smallest numbers should be 17 and 19 which are nowhere to be found in answer choices.
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11 Sep 2004, 15:43
Correct, I found the same problem.

This is the second question I see from Peterson with an "might be" mistake. I am not familair with Peterson, but is Peterson worth to work with?

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11 Sep 2004, 15:46
I would say that their SC is quite good. Their CR is very bad though. There were some very ambiguous math questions. Overall, I would have a neutral rating for Peterson
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11 Sep 2004, 16:24
Answer is A. Paul, u might have missed the point that -37 is less than -35.
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11 Sep 2004, 16:25
oh sorry..it is asking for odd numbers.
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11 Sep 2004, 16:28
crackgmat750 wrote:
oh sorry..it is asking for odd numbers.

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11 Sep 2004, 18:12
Again you guys have cleared my suspision.

Thanks
11 Sep 2004, 18:12
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