GMAT Question of the Day - Daily to your Mailbox; hard ones only

It is currently 21 Feb 2019, 01:51

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
Events & Promotions in February
PrevNext
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
272829303112
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
242526272812
Open Detailed Calendar
  • Online GMAT boot camp for FREE

     February 21, 2019

     February 21, 2019

     10:00 PM PST

     11:00 PM PST

    Kick off your 2019 GMAT prep with a free 7-day boot camp that includes free online lessons, webinars, and a full GMAT course access. Limited for the first 99 registrants! Feb. 21st until the 27th.
  • Free GMAT RC Webinar

     February 23, 2019

     February 23, 2019

     07:00 AM PST

     09:00 AM PST

    Learn reading strategies that can help even non-voracious reader to master GMAT RC. Saturday, February 23rd at 7 AM PT

The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm

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

Hide Tags

 
Manager
Manager
avatar
G
Joined: 02 Sep 2018
Posts: 116
The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post Updated on: 05 Sep 2018, 21:04
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  25% (medium)

Question Stats:

74% (01:18) correct 26% (01:17) wrong based on 43 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorms, river currents, mountain ranges and prairie plants, when they might have been expected for their diaries to focus on tribal politics.

A. they might have been expected for their diaries to focus on tribal politics.
B. they might have been expected to focus on tribal politics.
C. they might have been expected that it should focus on tribal politics.
D. its focus might have been expected to be on tribal politics.
E. there might have been an expectation that it would focus on tribal politics.

Originally posted by parijit on 05 Sep 2018, 20:56.
Last edited by Bunuel on 05 Sep 2018, 21:04, edited 1 time in total.
Renamed the topic, edited the question, added the OA and underlined the question.
Founder
Founder
User avatar
V
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 17240
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member CAT Tests
Re: The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Sep 2018, 20:59
Topic moved. Please post in the correct forum and format properly with underlined text and proper formatting.

Posted from my mobile device
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
OG2019 Directory is here!
Want to know application stats & Profiles from last year? Check the Decision Tracker

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

Intern
Intern
User avatar
B
Joined: 07 Jun 2018
Posts: 20
Location: India
Concentration: Marketing, International Business
GPA: 3.9
WE: Marketing (Insurance)
GMAT ToolKit User
Re: The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm  [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 06 Sep 2018, 02:34
parijit wrote:
The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorms, river currents, mountain ranges and prairie plants, when they might have been expected for their diaries to focus on tribal politics.

A. they might have been expected for their diaries to focus on tribal politics.
B. they might have been expected to focus on tribal politics.
C. they might have been expected that it should focus on tribal politics.
D. its focus might have been expected to be on tribal politics.
E. there might have been an expectation that it would focus on tribal politics.

I'm no expert. But, here the use of "when" seems incorrect from GMAT view. Anyways, as it is not underlined let's move to see the other choices.

A. Logically, the line is saying that the focus of the diary should be on tribal politics. I guess it should be about diarist not diary.
B. Correct.
C. it is singular, whereas diarists are plural.
D. Same as C
E. Same as C.
_________________

Give a Kudo, If I deserve it.



Target 750+
  • 17th June 2018 - Diagnostic Test - Kaplan Premier 2015 - 570
  • 10th Aug 2018 - Veritas 1 - 650 (Q51,V29)
  • 17th Aug 2018 - Veritas 2 - 670 (Q49,V33)
  • 24th Aug 2018 - Veritas 3 - 650 (Q49,V30)
  • 1st Sep 2018 - Veritas 4 - 680 (Q51,V33)
  • 12th Aug 2018 - Veritas 5 - 690 (Q51,V34)
  • 30th Sep 2018 - GMAT Official Prep - 640 (Q50,V26)

What do you think? Will I achieve my target score?

GMAT Club Bot
Re: The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm   [#permalink] 06 Sep 2018, 02:34
Display posts from previous: Sort by

The expedition diarists wrote about such things as bison, thunderstorm

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


Copyright

GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

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

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.