GMAT Question of the Day: Daily via email | Daily via Instagram New to GMAT Club? Watch this Video

It is currently 19 Feb 2020, 22:21

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

Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com

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

Hide Tags

Find Similar Topics 
CEO
CEO
User avatar
D
Status: GMATINSIGHT Tutor
Joined: 08 Jul 2010
Posts: 3155
Location: India
GMAT: INSIGHT
Schools: Darden '21
WE: Education (Education)
Reviews Badge
Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Jan 2018, 06:05
1
3
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  55% (hard)

Question Stats:

61% (01:56) correct 39% (01:11) wrong based on 56 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

Is a > b?

1) a/b > 1
2) b/a < 1

Source: www.GMATinsight.com

CONCEPTUAL QUESTION

_________________
Prosper!!!
GMATinsight
Bhoopendra Singh and Dr.Sushma Jha
e-mail: info@GMATinsight.com I Call us : +91-9999687183 / 9891333772
Online One-on-One Skype based classes and Classroom Coaching in South and West Delhi
http://www.GMATinsight.com/testimonials.html

Click here for Our VERBAL & QUANT private tutoring package details

ACCESS FREE GMAT TESTS HERE:22 ONLINE FREE (FULL LENGTH) GMAT CAT (PRACTICE TESTS) LINK COLLECTION
CEO
CEO
User avatar
D
Status: GMATINSIGHT Tutor
Joined: 08 Jul 2010
Posts: 3155
Location: India
GMAT: INSIGHT
Schools: Darden '21
WE: Education (Education)
Reviews Badge
Re: Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 29 Jan 2018, 06:21
1
GMATinsight wrote:
Is a > b?

1) a/b > 1
2) b/a < 1

Source: http://www.GMATinsight.com

CONCEPTUAL QUESTION


RULE OF INEQUALITY:
Cross multiplication of a variable is allowed only if the sign of variable is known because
1) If positive variable changes side during cross multiplication then the inequality sign remains the same
2) If Negative variable changes side during cross multiplication then the inequality sign FLIPS


Statement 1) a/b > 1

Case 1: a=2, b=1 and a>b
Case 2: a=-2, b=-1 and a<b

NOT SUFFICIENT

Statement 2) b/a < 1

Case 1: a=2, b=1 and a>b
Case 2: a=-2, b=-1 and a<b

NOT SUFFICIENT


Combining the two statements

Case 1: a=2, b=1 and a>b
Case 2: a=-2, b=-1 and a<b

NOT SUFFICIENT

Answer: Option E
_________________
Prosper!!!
GMATinsight
Bhoopendra Singh and Dr.Sushma Jha
e-mail: info@GMATinsight.com I Call us : +91-9999687183 / 9891333772
Online One-on-One Skype based classes and Classroom Coaching in South and West Delhi
http://www.GMATinsight.com/testimonials.html

Click here for Our VERBAL & QUANT private tutoring package details

ACCESS FREE GMAT TESTS HERE:22 ONLINE FREE (FULL LENGTH) GMAT CAT (PRACTICE TESTS) LINK COLLECTION
Non-Human User
User avatar
Joined: 09 Sep 2013
Posts: 14103
Re: Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 22 Jan 2020, 07:32
Hello from the GMAT Club BumpBot!

Thanks to another GMAT Club member, I have just discovered this valuable topic, yet it had no discussion for over a year. I am now bumping it up - doing my job. I think you may find it valuable (esp those replies with Kudos).

Want to see all other topics I dig out? Follow me (click follow button on profile). You will receive a summary of all topics I bump in your profile area as well as via email.
_________________
GMAT Club Bot
Re: Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com   [#permalink] 22 Jan 2020, 07:32
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Is a > b? 1) a/b > 1 2) b/a < 1 Source: www.GMATinsight.com

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  





Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne