It is currently 17 Oct 2017, 19:35

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

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

The most favorable locations for the growth of glaciers,

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 16 Jul 2009
Posts: 1499

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Schools: CBS
WE 1: 4 years (Consulting)
The most favorable locations for the growth of glaciers, [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 08 Nov 2009, 06:52
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

67% (01:08) correct 33% (00:00) wrong based on 7 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

783. The most favorable locations for the growth of glaciers, rather than being the cold, dry polar regions, would be instead the cool, moist middle latitudes, where there is abundant precipitation and where it is cold enough to allow some snow to accumulate year by year.

(A) glaciers, rather than being the cold, dry polar regions, would be instead the cool, moist middle latitudes
(B) glaciers are not the cold, dry polar regions but the cool, moist middle latitudes
(C) glaciers are the cool, moist middle latitudes rather than the cold, dry polar regions
(D) glaciers, instead of being the cold, dry polar regions, would be the cool, moist middle latitudes
(E) glaciers are, instead of the cold, dry polar regions, rather the cool, moist middle latitudes
_________________

The sky is the limit
800 is the limit


GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 04 Jan 2008
Posts: 894

Kudos [?]: 747 [0], given: 17

Re: glaciers [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 09 Nov 2009, 04:09
ya B--Meaning

check the RHS part :)
it clears everything
_________________

http://gmatclub.com/forum/math-polygons-87336.html
http://gmatclub.com/forum/competition-for-the-best-gmat-error-log-template-86232.html

Kudos [?]: 747 [0], given: 17

VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 16 Jul 2009
Posts: 1499

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Schools: CBS
WE 1: 4 years (Consulting)
Re: glaciers [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Nov 2009, 03:11
I also like B, but....I dont know what´s wrong with C?? could anybody explain me?

Thanks.
_________________

The sky is the limit
800 is the limit


GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Intern
Intern
User avatar
Status: Life is all about experience.
Joined: 06 Nov 2009
Posts: 6

Kudos [?]: 10 [0], given: 0

Location: Japan
Concentration: Technology, Entrepreneurship
GMAT 1: 710 Q50 V38
GPA: 3.34
Re: glaciers [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Nov 2009, 04:14
Clause "where there is abundant precipitation ..." is modifier of the nearest phrase, and it corresponds to "cool, moist middle latitudes", which B described.
For C, the modifier contradicts with "cold, dry polar regions".

Hope it helps. :)

Kudos [?]: 10 [0], given: 0

VP
VP
avatar
Joined: 16 Jul 2009
Posts: 1499

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Schools: CBS
WE 1: 4 years (Consulting)
Re: glaciers [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Nov 2009, 04:45
sayysong wrote:
Clause "where there is abundant precipitation ..." is modifier of the nearest phrase, and it corresponds to "cool, moist middle latitudes", which B described.
For C, the modifier contradicts with "cold, dry polar regions".

Hope it helps. :)


Thanks! That helped!
I think that I would perform better, if I read closer...
_________________

The sky is the limit
800 is the limit


GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Kudos [?]: 1445 [0], given: 2

Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 23 Jun 2009
Posts: 145

Kudos [?]: 14 [0], given: 9

Re: glaciers [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 10 Nov 2009, 18:51
sayysong wrote:
Clause "where there is abundant precipitation ..." is modifier of the nearest phrase, and it corresponds to "cool, moist middle latitudes", which B described.
For C, the modifier contradicts with "cold, dry polar regions".

Hope it helps. :)


I agree. "B" is the best choice.

Kudos [?]: 14 [0], given: 9

Re: glaciers   [#permalink] 10 Nov 2009, 18:51
Display posts from previous: Sort by

The most favorable locations for the growth of glaciers,

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


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| 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®.