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Yes or No question

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sabgau Newbie | Next Rank: 10 Posts Default Avatar
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Yes or No question

Post Tue May 16, 2006 7:00 pm
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  • Lap #[LAPCOUNT] ([LAPTIME])
    I am a bit confused on the Yes/No question in DS

    1. Princenton review says that if the first statement answers the question then we need not go further and the answer is A

    2. kaplan says that we need to see if both answer the question so the answer will be D if both do

    Which one is correct? or am I just reading it incorrectly

    Thanks

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    bminnow Newbie | Next Rank: 10 Posts Default Avatar
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    Post Wed May 17, 2006 5:42 am
    Hello sabgau,

    I'm looking at the PR review for DS and on page 154, it shows this. It tells you that:

    "Just by figuring out whether or not the first statement answers the question, you have done some great eliminating. if the first statement works, you are always down to A or D. If it doesn't, you're always down to the remaining choices: B, C, or E."

    It's saying you have a 50% chance at the question if statement #1 can be answered.

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