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richachampion posted a reply to Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“What is the source of this problem? Is it from some official source?”
February 18, 2018
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official SC 35 Building on civilizations that preceded in the Sentence Correction forum
“Question #1 based is used as a Verb-ed modifier here. I will request experts to analyze all the options here.”
December 11, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official SC 35 Building on civilizations that preceded in the Sentence Correction forum
“Building on civilizations that preceded them in coastal Peru, the Mochica developed their own elaborate society, based on cultivating such crops like corn and beans, the harvesting of fish and shellfish, and exploiting other wild and domestic resources. A) based on cultivating such crops like ...”
December 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official SC 34 in the Sentence Correction forum
“...”
December 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official SC 34 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA is A, but I choose D. Can we discuss this? Question #1: Is it possible to have 2modifiers, connected by a comma, modifying the same noun? Question #2: I was studying the solution to this question from some another forum but still couldn''t understand many things. This one and this one, ...”
December 11, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official SC 34 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Minivans carry as many as seven passengers and, compared with most sport utility vehicles, cost less, get better gas mileage, allow passengers to get in and out more easily, and have a smoother ride. A. Minivans carry as many as seven passengers and, compared with most sport utility vehicles, ...”
December 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Among lower-paid workers, union members are less likely in the Sentence Correction forum
“This is something new to learn. Should I Takeaway this from the discussion: Please confirm sir if my understanding is correct: when "and" = X and Y; where X and Y are two actions that means those actions are separate and are not happening simultaneously, Right?”
November 30, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Exam Pack confusing CR question Some species of Arctic birds in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I choose C, but the OA is B, something that I could not accept how.”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam Pack confusing CR question Some species of Arctic birds in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Some species of Arctic birds are threatened by recent sharp increases in the population of snow geese, which breed in the Arctic and are displacing birds of less vigorous species. Although snow geese are a popular quarry for hunters in the southern regions where they winter, the hunting season ends ...”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Question SC 34 Minivans carry as many as seve in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: A I wish to discuss the structure(grammatical) of the options in detail for this question.”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Question SC 34 Minivans carry as many as seve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Minivans carry as many as seven passengers and, compared with most sport utility vehicles, cost less, get better gas mileage, allow passengers to get in and out more easily, and have a smoother ride. A. Minivans carry as many as seven passengers and, compared with most sport utility vehicles, ...”
November 29, 2017
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Question SC 32 Possible long-term consequence in the Sentence Correction forum
“Possible long-term consequences of the "greenhouse effect," the gradual warming of the Earth''s climate, may include melting the polar ice caps and a rising sea level. A. may include melting the polar ice caps and a rising sea level B. may include the melting of polar ice caps and ...”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Among lower-paid workers, union members are less likely in the Sentence Correction forum
“Here Option C is trying to project a parallelism: (C) that impose stricter limits on medical services, require doctors to see more patients, and spend Trying to put: impose require spend in || forms But spend cannot be in its list because of the meaning issue. Meaning Issue: insurance ...”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official SC 31 While studying the genetic makeup of co in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA : D I am interested in discussing Option C and Option D. , a discovery that: what kind of modifier is this?”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official SC 31 While studying the genetic makeup of co in the Sentence Correction forum
“While studying the genetic makeup of corn, a new class of mutant genes was discovered by Barbara McClintock, a discovery which led to greater understanding of cell differentiation. A. a new class of mutant genes was discovered by Barbara McClintock, a discovery which led B. a new class of mutant ...”
November 29, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Brutal SC #70 in the Sentence Correction forum
“What is brutal SC? Can you please cite the source?”
November 26, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“@Ronald, Can you please also mention the source of the question → This way you will attract more answers, quality one.?”
November 26, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMATPREP6 - As a trophy property, the price offered for the in the Sentence Correction forum
“I think ||''sm is a decision maker here. more about X... than about Y.... Only option D fits in.”
November 26, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Researchers are using computer images to help surgeons plan in the Sentence Correction forum
“Please mention the source of this question?”
November 26, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to In each of the past five years, Barraland’s prison populat in the Critical Reasoning forum
“This is from one of the exams packs. OA: C It is a good question for the discussion.”
September 21, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called In each of the past five years, Barraland’s prison populatio in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In each of the past five years, Barraland’s prison population has increased. Yet, according to official government statistics, for none of those years has there been either an increase in the number of criminal cases brought to trial, or an increase in the rate at which convictions have been ...”
September 21, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Explain the use of Past Perfect in the non-underlined part in the Sentence Correction forum
“Is my understanding for C correct: The process of release = Process of migration that should take less than 35 years in its entirety. had been released: means that the process of release is already completed. so there is a shift in total time consumed in the whole migration: time consumed ...”
September 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 25 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Sir, I took a couple of days to understand, but still, couldn''t understand why the past continuous tense is wrong. After all, civilizations wouldn''t have evolved in a day, but in a continuity of many years. So, I couldn''t understand why the past continuous tense is wrong as it doesn''t ...”
September 9, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 25 in the Sentence Correction forum
“thanks. very crisp and precise analysis. Can we also discuss evidence for / evidence of in terms of their idiomatic existence? According to the Ron Purewal: "evidence for" → This is used for some argument or position, not for some thing that once existed. But I didn''t ...”
September 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 25 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA : E”
September 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 25 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Please discuss the tenses → were arising Vs arose why is tense of continuity not preferred here over the simple past? Can we also discuss evidence for / evidence of / evidence that in terms of their idiomatic existence? According to the Ron Purewal: "evidence for" → This ...”
September 5, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Revision SC Q # 25 in the Sentence Correction forum
“The first trenches cut into a 500-acre site at Tell Hamoukar, Syria, have yielded strong evidence for centrally administered complex societies in northern regions of the Middle East that were arising simultaneously with but independently of the more celebrated city-states of southern Mesopotamia, in ...”
September 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 24 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Bumping this thread for the further review.”
September 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to COMMA+WITH in the Sentence Correction forum
“generally, comma + with modifies the action(Subject + Verb) of the preceding clause. Cause and effect: that means X happens first and then Y happens. In our question also crowding of root system results in____ That means crowding happens first. But with the introduction of "comma + ...”
September 4, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 24 in the Sentence Correction forum
“I think this question is more about parallelism and how close we can keep subject and verb, and keep modifiers as far as we can so that Subject-verb pair remains close to each other. But I am counting on the expert''s opinion before getting judgemental.”
September 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 24 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: E”
September 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Revision SC Q # 24 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Manifestations of Islamic political militancy in the first period of religious reformism were the rise of the Wahhabis in Arabia, the Sanusi in Cyrenaica, the Fulani in Nigeria, the Mahdi in the Sudan, and the victory of the Usuli “mujtahids” in Shiite Iran and Iraq. A. Manifestations of ...”
September 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 23 in the Sentence Correction forum
“In the analysis please also help me with why "with" is wrong in B and D, and what meaning changes they create. I think comma+with modifies the actions.”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Revision SC Q # 23 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Despite protests from some waste-disposal companies, state health officials have ordered the levels of bacteria in seawater at popular beaches to be measured and that the results be published. A. the levels of bacteria in seawater at popular beaches to be measured and that the results be B. that ...”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 22 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: B”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Revision SC Q # 22 in the Sentence Correction forum
“One view of the economy contends that a large drop in oil prices should eventually lead to lowering interest rates, as well as lowering fears about inflation, a rally in stocks and bonds, and a weakening of the dollar. (A) lowering interest rates, as well as lowering fears about inflation, (B) a ...”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite Official Revision SC Q # 21 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: B”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite Official Revision SC Q # 21 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Because of the enormous research and development expenditures required to survive in the electronics industry, an industry marked by rapid innovation and volatile demand, such firms tend to be very large. A. to survive B. of firms to survive C. for surviving D. for survival E. for firms'' ...”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 Main Idea Question in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I am sorry this is the question: 1. The author''s main point is that (A) modern multinationals originated in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries with the establishment of chartered trading companies (B) the success of early chartered trading companies, like that of modern multinationals, ...”
September 2, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Article Usage - Exam Pack 2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Yes. Like always your solutions are enlightening. Mam, I have a question: were laid out/were laid /laid: Do you think this is also a split?”
September 2, 2017
August 31, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called A photographer will arrange 6 people of 6 different heights in the Problem Solving forum
“A photographer will arrange 6 people of 6 different heights for photograph by placing them in two rows of three so that each person in the first row is standing in front of someone in the second row. The heights of the people within each row must increase from left to right, and each person in the ...”
August 31, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Nine months after the county banned jet in the Sentence Correction forum
“I didn''t understand this wholeheartedly. I have one more question the correct answer D would be correct if we change it like this: (D) that it violated state laws that allowed.”
August 29, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Gmat Prep Question pack Each Issue in SC in the Sentence Correction forum
“My Query: In the officially correct answer, which is D, How come each and contributing in harmony? Because contributing is not a verb, but participial form, and "each" requires a bonafide verb. Isn''t it? Also, Please analyse the correct answer, which is E.”
August 28, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Gmat Prep Question pack Each Issue in SC in the Sentence Correction forum
“In his experiments with gravity, Isaac Newton showed how the motion of each planet in the solar system results from the combined gravitational pull of the Sun and of all the other planets, each contributing according to their mass and distance from the others. A) of all the other planets, each ...”
August 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT 2.0 in the Sentence Correction forum
“In option E: each of which contribute(plural) = that means "which" is referring to planets and that makes perfect sense with the plural verb "contribute". Please justify my understanding?”
August 27, 2017
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Fantastic Official CR 3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: D”
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Fantastic Official CR 3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Addiction to nicotine in cigarettes prevents many people from quitting smoking. To make quitting easier, lawmakers in Tarnia passed legislation that will reduce the average quantity of nicotine per cigarette by half over the next five years. Since the lower a smoker''s nicotine intake is, the easier ...”
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Fantastic Official CR 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I would like to discuss both the option D and option E. The official answer is E. Why not D?”
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Fantastic Official CR 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Which of the following most logically completes the argument? A new drug, taken twice daily for one month, is an effective treatment for a certain disease. The drug now most commonly prescribed for the disease occasionally has serious side effects such as seizures; in field tests, the new ...”
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Fantastic Official CR 1: Rabbits were introduced to Numa Isl in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: C I am yet not convinced why?”
August 25, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Fantastic Official CR 1: Rabbits were introduced to Numa Isl in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Rabbits were introduced to Numa Island in the nineteenth century. Overgrazing by the enormous population of rabbits now menaces the island’s agriculture. The government proposes to reduce the population by using a virus that has caused devastating epidemics in rabbit populations elsewhere. There ...”
August 25, 2017
August 22, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Toughie: Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium transmitted t in the Critical Reasoning forum
“there are various versions to this question, but this one is from Officials(Exam Pack 2). OA: B Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium transmitted to people by deer ticks. Deer ticks are almost never born infected with the bacterium, but they can pick it up from feeding on an infected host in any ...”
August 22, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“Sir, I need some more help from you in option E. Actually, Ron Purewal has this take in Option E : You can''t use pointing words like "that" and "this" in modifiers that immediately after the nouns/phrases that they modify, separated only by a comma. Instead, you have to ...”
August 20, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“Please post the question in its correct indentation like this: In 1981 children in the United States spent an average of slightly less than two and a half hours a week doing household chores; by 1997 they had spent nearly six hours a week A) chores; by 1997 they had spent nearly six hours a ...”
August 19, 2017
August 18, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Official guide CR Toughy → When people evade income taxes by in the Critical Reasoning forum
“When people evade income taxes by not declaring taxable income,a vicious cycle results.Tax evasion forces lawmakers to raise income tax rates,which causes the tax burden on nonevading taxpayers to become heavier.This,in turn,encourages even more taxpayers to evade income taxes by hiding taxable ...”
August 18, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to The steel industry has changed radically over the last in the Sentence Correction forum
“sir, can you please also comment on the importance of using "that"(that can''t be left) in the correct answer.”
August 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to The steel industry has changed radically over the last in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thanks, I have taken a note of this.”
August 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to The steel industry has changed radically over the last in the Sentence Correction forum
“Here, with is incorrectly followed by a clause (large, integrated companies have greatly downsized). Please explain this in detail as I am confused.”
August 13, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Manatees, aquatic mammals inhabiting Florida’s rivers and coastal waters, swim close to the surface and are frequently killed in collisions with boats. To address the problem, boat traffic in manatee-populated waters is being required to maintain very low speeds. Unfortunately, manatees are unable ...”
August 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“sir, this is my take = Manatees, aquatic mammals inhabiting Florida’s rivers and coastal waters, swim close to the surface and are frequently killed in collisions with boats. To address the problem, boat traffic in manatee-populated waters is being required to maintain very low speeds. ...”
August 5, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: E”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official CR Revision Question # 5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Manatees, aquatic mammals inhabiting Florida’s rivers and coastal waters, swim close to the surface and are frequently killed in collisions with boats. To address the problem, boat traffic in manatee-populated waters is being required to maintain very low speeds. Unfortunately, manatees are unable ...”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: A”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 4 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: A”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official CR Revision Question # 3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“People who have spent a lot of time in contact with animals often develop animal-induced allergies, some of them quite serious. In a survey of current employees in major zoos, about 30 percent had animal-induced allergies. Based on this sample, experts conclude that among members of the general ...”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official CR Revision Question # 4 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Mel: The official salary for judges has always been too low to attract the best Candidates to the job. The legislature’s move to raise the salary has done nothing to improve the situation because it was coupled with a ban on receiving money for lectures and teaching engagements. Pat: No, the ...”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official CR Revision Question # 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“A shortage of orders for Manto Aircraft''s airliners has led analysts to predict that the manufacturer will have to lay workers , the new order that consolidated airlines has just made for 20 of Manto''s model TX jets does not provide a reason for the analysts to revise their predictions, because ...”
August 4, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Elite official CR Revision Question # 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: B, but i wanted to learn from the veterans how to remove incorrect answer choices.”
August 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Elite official CR Revision Question # 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Appendicitis (inflammation of the appendix) is potentially fatal; consequently, patients with symptoms strongly suggesting appendicitis almost have their appendix removed. The appropriate surgery is low-risk but performed unnecessarily in about 20 percent of all cases. A newly developed internal ...”
August 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to In the past several years, astronomers have detected more in the Sentence Correction forum
“This question is from one of the Exam Pack. 1. "Most of them" is singular or plural? 2. "circle" is plural so "which" is referring to which subject? 3. Same question as above "circling" seems to be a Comma + Verb+Ing modifier. Circling is referring to ...”
August 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called In the past several years, astronomers have detected more in the Sentence Correction forum
“In the past several years, astronomers have detected more than 80 massive planets, most of them as large or larger than Jupiter, which circle other stars. A. most of them as large or larger than Jupiter, which circle B. most of them as large or larger than Jupiter and circling C. most of ...”
August 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called OG13 : Should in the Sentence Correction forum
“The report recommended that the hospital should eliminate unneeded beds, expensive services should be consolidated, and use space in other hospitals. A) should eliminate unneeded beds, expensive services should be consolidated, and use space in other hospitals B) should eliminate unneeded beds, ...”
August 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #10 in the Sentence Correction forum
“In the Option A and B, I think that "are" is wrong as "The global-warming effect" is a singular subject. In C, D , and E "aspects " requires a bonafide verb. that is missing in Option D and E. I my analysis correct or am I missing something or some important concept ...”
August 1, 2017
August 1, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #10 in the Sentence Correction forum
“The global-warming effect of ocean white caps are one of the many aspects of the ocean environment that are not yet incorporated in any detail into the computer models used for predicting how rising greenhouse gas concentrations could affect climate. A. The global-warming effect of ocean white ...”
August 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #20 in the Sentence Correction forum
“there is an explanation given by an expert here. the OA is D. But I request experts to help me to understand this in the light of command subjunctive, which uses a plural verb, but the "bring" here doesn''t seems to be a plural verb. The subjunctive verbs follow a particular ...”
August 1, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #20 in the Sentence Correction forum
“In one of the most stunning reversals in the history of marketing, the Coca-Cola Company in July 1985 yielded to thousands of irate consumers demanding that it should bring back the original Coke formula. A. demanding that it should B. demanding it to C. and their demand to D. who demanded ...”
August 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to In 1982, archaeologists recovered Henry VIII's ship in the Sentence Correction forum
July 31, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Very Tough CR question from OG 2017 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In Stenland, many workers have been complaining that they cannot survive on minimum wage, the lowest wage an employer is permitted to pay. The government is proposing to raise the minimum wage. Many employers who pay their workers the current minimum wage argue that if it is raised, unemployment ...”
July 30, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Official GMAT Prep RC Main Idea Passage in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Dear Experts GMATGuruNY DavidG@VeritasPrep and ceilidh.erickson I have posted one more question here RC Mian Idea Question. Please help me with your analysis on this question also.”
July 26, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 Main Idea Question in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The modern multinational corporation is described as having originated when the owner-managers of nineteenth-century British firms carrying on international trade were replaced by teams of salaried managers organized into hierarchies. Increases in the volume of transactions in such firms are ...”
July 26, 2017
July 19, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 - Medium - CR Products sold under a brand na in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Is my understanding correct for Option C: Option C doesn''t state that the acquisitions are done for marketing advantage. we can''t assume this to be true. Acquisition can be because of various reasons such as perception management, recognition management etc. All these may spice up to the ...”
July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 - Medium - CR Products sold under a brand na in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Products sold under a brand name used to command premium prices because, in general, they were superior to non brand rival products. Technical expertise in product development has become so widespread, however, that special quality advantages are very hard to obtain these days and even harder to ...”
July 18, 2017
July 16, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Two centuries ago, Tufe Peninsula became separated form the in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Did you study physics? The concept of relative velocity: either my car is faster or your is slower. The current plant on the peninsula is relatively shorter. so two possibilities: 1. either something changed so the plant on the mainland has grown taller as compared to its height 2 centuries ...”
July 16, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Discussion on With: GMAT Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: D Here are various posts by Mr. Hunt where he has discussed the usage of "with". Post #1 By Mr. Hunt & Other Experts Post #2 By Mr. Hunt & Other Experts Post #3 By Mr. Hunt & Other Experts Post #4 By Mr. Hunt & Other Experts Post #5 By Mr. Hunt & ...”
July 15, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Discussion on With: GMAT Sentence Correction in the Sentence Correction forum
“Visitors to the park have often looked up into the leafy canopy and saw monkeys sleeping on the branches, whose arms and legs hang like socks on a clothesline. (A) saw monkeys sleeping on the branches, whose arms and legs hang (B) saw monkeys sleeping on the branches, whose arms and legs were ...”
July 15, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Official GMAT Prep RC Main Idea Passage in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I want experts to please chime in to help me to eliminate the answer choices.”
July 14, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Official GMAT Prep RC Main Idea Passage in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Prior to 1965 geologists assumed that the two giant rock plates meeting at the San Andreas Fault generate heat through friction as they grind past each other, but in 1965 Henyey found that temperatures in drill holes near the fault were not as elevated as had been expected. Some geologists wondered ...”
July 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Not one of the potential investors is expected to make an of in the Sentence Correction forum
“If____ then___ is not tested here?”
July 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Not one of the potential investors is expected to make an of in the Sentence Correction forum
“Is this question testing If____ then___ conditional?”
July 9, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Not one of the potential investors is expected to make an of in the Sentence Correction forum
“Not one of the potential investors is expected to make an offer to buy First Interstate Bank until a merger agreement is signed that includes a provision for penalties if the deal were not to be concluded. A. is expected to make an offer to buy First Interstate Bank until a merger agreement is ...”
July 9, 2017
July 8, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Bold faced question from OG Verbal Review 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Image Explanation.”
July 8, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 Medium CR 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA : A”
July 6, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 Medium CR 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Drug manufacturer: Television audiences are sure to realize that the "physician" recommending our brand of cough syrup in our advertisement is actually an actor playing a role. Hence they will not place undue trust in the advice given by this actor. Therefore, networks should relax their ...”
July 6, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 Medium CR 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA : B Please discuss in detail the solid ground for rejecting Option C?”
July 6, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 Medium CR 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“A study of high blood pressure treatments found that certain meditation techniques and the most commonly prescribed drugs are equally effective if the selected treatment is followed as directed over the long term. Half the patients given drugs soon stop taking them regularly, whereas eighty percent ...”
July 6, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #9 Discussion on that in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mitch Hunt''s Post #1 Mitch Hunt''s Post#2 Mr Hunt, In some other post you have shared this information = that + SINGULAR VERB will serve to refer to the nearest preceding singular noun. that + PLURAL VERB will serve to refer to the nearest preceding plural noun. In the case of ...”
July 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Discussion on that in the Sentence Correction forum
“With its abundance of noun inflections, Icelandic is one of several Germanic languages that is compact when written but can lengthen considerably when translated into English. A. is compact when written but can lengthen considerably when translated into English B. are compact when they are ...”
July 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Because she knew many of the leaders of colonial America and in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: E This is a very good question, and it deserves experts attention.”
July 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Because she knew many of the leaders of colonial America and in the Sentence Correction forum
“Because she knew many of the leaders of colonial America and the American Revolution personally, Mercy Otis Warren was continually at or near the center of political events from 1765 to 1789, a vantage point combining with her talent for writing to make her one of the most valuable historians of the ...”
July 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to SC question in the Sentence Correction forum
“sir, do you remeber any exception of this rule from the official questions that we can take note of?”
June 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #4 in the Sentence Correction forum
“can some one please confirm if my understanding is correct = I think in order to refer time we need "when" not "which". Secondly, we know this = which + SINGULAR VERB will serve to refer to the nearest preceding singular noun. which+ PLURAL VERB will serve to refer to ...”
June 28, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #4 in the Sentence Correction forum
“The growth of the railroads led to the abolition of local times, which was determined by when the sun reached the observer’s meridian and differing from city to city, and to the establishment of regional times. A. which was determined by when the sun reached the observer’s meridian and ...”
June 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thanks for the detailed analysis mam. can we discuss option E in more detail?”
June 27, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #3 in the Sentence Correction forum
“The increased popularity and availability of televisions has led to the decline of regional dialects, language variations which originate from diverse ethnic and cultural heritages and perpetuated by geographic isolation. A. which originate from diverse ethnic and cultural heritages and ...”
June 27, 2017
June 26, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“First discovered more than 30 years ago, Lina''s sunbird, a four-and-a-half-inch animal found in the Philippines and that resembles a hummingbird, has shimmering metallic colors on its head; a brilliant orange patch, bordered with red tufts, in the center of its breast; and a red eye. A. found in ...”
June 26, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Top 100 Official SC Revision Question #1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Scientists have recently discovered what could be the largest and oldest living organism on Earth, a giant fungus that is an interwoven filigree of mushrooms and rootlike tentacles spawned by a single fertilized spore some 10,000 years ago and extending for more than 30 acres in the soil of a ...”
June 26, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 Hard CR The percentage of households with an in the Critical Reasoning forum
“there are various versions to this question, but this is the one with exactly the same option choice as asked in the question pack 1. OA : C”
June 20, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 Hard CR The percentage of households with an in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The percentage of households with an annual income of more than $40,000 is higher in Merton County than in any other county. However, the percentage of households with an annual income of$60,000 or more is higher in Sommer County. If the statements above are true, which of the following must also ...”
June 20, 2017
June 19, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 Hard CR In a study conducted in Canada, in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In a study conducted in Canada, servers in various restaurants wrote “Thank you” on randomly selected bills before presenting the bills to their customers. Tips on these bills were an average of three percentage points higher than tips on bills without the message. Therefore, if servers in ...”
June 19, 2017
June 18, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to which showed that the Martian surface was like that of the M in the Sentence Correction forum
“sir, can we also discuss the structure of the correct problem.”
June 17, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to In order to conserve the energy and heat in the Sentence Correction forum
“I wanted to discuss this question in the light of the idiom Compared to or Compared with. I think both compared to/compared with is right in GMAT, but X compared to/with Y. Here X and Y should show some sort of statistics, Right? Please shower some light.”
June 13, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 Hard SC 2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Can we discuss option D in detail here? Is the usage of which correct here in Option C?”
June 13, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 Hard SC 2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“In July 1965 Mariner IV passed by Mars and took the first-ever close-up photographs of another planet, which showed that the Martian surface was like that of the Moon’s in that it was pockmarked by moonlike craters and was dry and apparently dead. A. which showed that the Martian surface was ...”
June 13, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 Hard SC 1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Without adequate amounts of sleep, people’s newly acquired skills and also new factual information may not get properly encoded into their memory circuits. (A) Without adequate amounts of sleep, people’s newly acquired skills and also (B) Without the adequate amount of sleep they need, ...”
June 13, 2017
June 1, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR A tough Nut to C rack Experts Please come in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In an experiment, each volunteer was allowed to choose between an easy task and a hard task and was told that another volunteer would do the other task. Each volunteer could also choose to have a computer assign the two tasks randomly. Most volunteers chose the easy task for themselves and under ...”
June 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 Tough CR question Bold Faced in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I have bolded the question.”
June 1, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 Tough CR question Bold Faced in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Consumer advocate: It is generally true, at least in this state, that lawyers who advertise a specific service charge less for that service than lawyers who do not advertise. It is also true that each time restrictions on the advertising of legal services have been eliminated, the number of lawyers ...”
May 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Southington University's weaken argument in the Critical Reasoning forum
May 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT question Pack 1 CR in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I am mainly interested in discussing Option A and Option E.”
May 28, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT question Pack 1 CR in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In 1992 outlaw fishing boats began illegally harvesting lobsters from the territorial waters of the country of Belukia. Soon after, the annual tonnage of lobster legally harvested in Belukian waters began declining; in 1996, despite there being no reduction in the level of legal lobster fishing ...”
May 28, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 CR When a city experiences a sharp in the Critical Reasoning forum
“@ceilidh.erickson, Thank you so much for confirming and providing the solution.”
May 27, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 CR Which of the following, if true in the Critical Reasoning forum
“This is a tricky one even after reading your entire analysis I find it difficult to understand why Option A is correct. I will read it sometime in the morning when I wake up.”
May 27, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep question Pack 1 DS in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If x and y are integers, what is the remainder when x² + y² is divided by 5? 1) When x-y is divided by 5, the remainder is 1 2) When x+y is divided by 5, the remainder is 2”
May 25, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 DS If a, b, and c are three numbe in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I have a new learning while solving this question. Statement 1 alone is not sufficient. Let us discuss the statement 2 and statement 1 + statement 2. A finding → a-b will always lie between a and b irrespective of the sign of a and b. Precisely, this one → a-b = - |a-b| a-b ...”
May 24, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 DS A total of 800 students were as in the Problem Solving forum
“Venn diagram for Yes!”
May 19, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 DS If a, b, and c are three numbe in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If a, b, and c are three numbers on the number line shown above, is c between a and b? 1) b<0 2) a-b > c”
May 19, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 DS A total of 800 students were as in the Problem Solving forum
“OA : B I have posted this question to get multiple methods to solve this question. Experts, please chime in. One good method is shared by Mr. Hunt here.”
May 19, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 DS A total of 800 students were as in the Problem Solving forum
“A total of 800 students were asked whether they found two subjects, M and R, interesting. Each answer was either "yes" or "no" or "unsure", and the numbers of students who gave these answers are listed in the table above. If 200 students answered "yes" only ...”
May 19, 2017
May 19, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 DS a = 1,743.152 b = 2,621.073 c = 3,28 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“a = 1,743.152 b = 2,621.073 c = 3,280.795 d = 1,406.927 If X is a member of the set {a, b, c, d}, where a, b, c, and d are the numbers shown above, what is the value of X? (1) The hundredths digit of X is greater than 6. (2) The thousandths digit of X is less than 4.”
May 19, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 Which of the following, if true, m in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Which of the following, if true, most logically completes the passage? A recent poll found that over 80 percent of the residents of Nalmed Province favored a massive expansion of the commuter rail system as a means of significantly easing congestion on the province''s highways and were willing ...”
May 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 CR When a city experiences a sharp in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA is A The Options B, C, and D can be easily eliminated. I think the process to eliminate E should be like this - Attempting to make up the tax revenue lost by raising tax rates is not feasible since higher tax rates would cause even more residents to leave. causal argument = Increase ...”
May 14, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Question Pack 1 CR When a city experiences a sharp in the Critical Reasoning forum
“When a city experiences a sharp decline in population, the city’s tax revenues, which pay for such city services as police protection and maintenance of water lines, also decrease. The area to be policed and the number and length of the water lines to be maintained, however, do not decrease. ...”
May 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 CR Frobisher, a sixteenth-century Engli in the Critical Reasoning forum
“This one question from GMAT Prep 1 CR I find is very confusing.”
May 14, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 CR Frobisher, a sixteenth-century Engli in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In this question Option, A is very tempting, but the OA is E, which is the correct answer too. The tempting option A is what makes it a difficult question. Another fantastic Official assumption question to tackle from GMAT Prep Question pack 1 CR”
May 13, 2017
May 13, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 CR Frobisher, a sixteenth-century Engli in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Frobisher, a sixteenth-century English explorer, had soil samples from Canada’s Kodlunarn Island examined for gold content. Because high gold content was reported, Elizabeth I funded two mining expeditions. Neither expedition found any gold there. Modern analysis of the island’s soil indicates a ...”
May 13, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 Agricultural societies cannot exist wit in the Critical Reasoning forum
“X = All the recorded staple crops are grown in western Africa were introduced from elsewhere, beginning, at some unknown date, with rice and yams. Conclusion =Y → Therefore, discovering when rice and yams were introduced into western Africa would establish the earliest date at which ...”
May 13, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 Agricultural societies cannot exist wit in the Critical Reasoning forum
“what''s the logic behind discarding option C”
May 12, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 Agricultural societies cannot exist wit in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Agricultural societies cannot exist without staple crops. Several food plants, such as kola and okra, are known to have been domesticated in western Africa, but they are all supplemental, not staple, foods. All the recorded staple crops grown in western Africa were introduced from elsewhere, ...”
May 12, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Gmat Question Pack 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA is A, but why is E wrong?”
May 12, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Gmat Question Pack 1 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Printwell’s Ink Jet Division manufactures ink-jet printers and the ink cartridges they use. Sales of its ink-jet printers have increased. Monthly revenues from those sales, however, have not increased, because competition has forced Printwell to cut the prices of its printers. Unfortunately, ...”
May 12, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep 1 Question Pack | Certainly, pesticides can advers in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Proof that this is a genuine GMAT Prep Question.”
May 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep 1 Question Pack | Certainly, pesticides can advers in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I agree with you it is best to identify the conclusion of the argument, and the conclusion is indeed = regulation of pesticide use should not take place at the national level but at the local level. 1]Certainly, pesticides can adversely affect the environment in localities distant from where ...”
May 11, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep 1 Question Pack | Certainly, pesticides can advers in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Certainly, pesticides can adversely affect the environment in localities distant from where the pesticide has actually been used. Nevertheless, regulation of pesticide use should not take place at the national level but at the local level. It is in the areas where pesticides are actually applied ...”
May 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Historian: In the Drindian Empire, censuses were conducted a in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Can we discuss more about the "context" here in this? Because this word is quite often used in the critical reasoning.”
May 9, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack 1 CR | The real Bold Face in the Critical Reasoning forum
“There are various versions of this question available, but this one is directly from the Question Pack 1 software. Image Proof Here”
May 9, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 CR | The real Bold Face in the Critical Reasoning forum
“A product that represents a clear technological advance over competing products can generally command a high price. Surprisingly, perhaps, the strategy to maximize overall profit from a new product is to charge less than the greatest price the market will bear. Many companies charge the maximum ...”
May 9, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR | The technological conservatism of bicyc in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The technological conservatism of bicycle manufacturers is a reflection of the kinds of demand they are trying to meet. The only cyclists seriously interested in innovation and willing to pay for it are bicycle racers. Therefore, innovation in bicycle technology is limited by what authorities will ...”
May 9, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 | The Earth's rivers constantly carry dissol in the Critical Reasoning forum
“DavidG@VeritasPrep sir, Did you get my point. The two options are literally not same not rephrased, but logically they are same with same effect and 2 answers can''t be true and thus can be discarded. I have seen this pattern in many GMAC problems.”
May 8, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 | The Earth's rivers constantly carry dissol in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Actually, sir, they are the one and the same in one respect. I am not a native speaker so my expression power is not that good, but still, I will try to explain what I mean. C. There are salts that leach into the Earth''s oceans directly from the ocean floor. E. None of the salts carried into ...”
May 8, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep DS = A clothing store's revenue last May was 6 per in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I am looking for if some one can provide me with an efficient and concise method.”
May 3, 2017
May 3, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep DS = A clothing store''s revenue last May was 6 per in the Data Sufficiency forum
“A clothing store''s revenue last May was 6 percent less than its revenue last April. The store''s revenue last May was greater than its expenses last May, and the store''s revenue last April was greater than its expenses last April. Was the stores gross profit last May less than its gross profit ...”
May 3, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Conclusion Between A and B in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I was not talking about Premise Vs Assumption or anything else, but conclusion vs conclusion.”
May 2, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Set 2 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“this negation test is very confusing. You are negating Unlikely to likely and then anyone to atleast one.”
May 1, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Conclusion Between A and B in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I am coming back to study after a long time. I have a question although I do not have any reference question ready. Question = Suppose if there are two competing conclusions A and B. Then how to determine that which is an intermediate conclusion, and which is the main conclusion? I think many ...”
May 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Governor and crime-rate in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Hi there, This is a causality problem. X causes Y We can prove that this is not a causal argument. If we can do any of these two = 1. Y also causes X than in that case the causality is broken. 2. X also causes something else say Z. In our question the causal argument established in ...”
May 1, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Question | The cause of the wreck of the in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Actually mam, GRE opens the horizon. I can also apply to Masters in analytics in MIT or Masters in Robotics or If I want I can also apply to Masters in Journalism in Columbia or new York University. In short I feel GRE opens lots of options.”
April 12, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 | The Earth's rivers constantly carry dissol in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I believe that Option C and Option E are very similar to each other. Therefore they both should be discarded. Thanks!”
April 11, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 | The Earth's rivers constantly carry dissol in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: A Although, I was able to solve this, but still I am inviting experts to provide their perspective.”
April 11, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 | The Earth''s rivers constantly carry dissol in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The Earth''s rivers constantly carry dissolved salts into its oceans. Clearly, therefore, by taking the resulting increase in salt levels in the oceans over the past hundred years and then determining how many centuries of such increases it would have taken the oceans to reach current salt levels ...”
April 11, 2017
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Question | The cause of the wreck of the in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Yes, I have bookmarked this post as this was very enlightening post. Mam, Can you solve my one query not related to the GMAT, but GRE. I am 21 years old, and I am also interested in preparing for GRE. I am an Indian that means a non native speaker of english. Only thing that frightens me for ...”
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 | Pretzel vendor: The new license fee for in the Critical Reasoning forum
“ely Option A is completely out of scope. (A) There is currently no license fee for operating a pretzel stand outside city hall. the question is revolving around whther or not he will be able to break even that means whether or not he will be sell 25 or more. License fee has no impact over ...”
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Question | The cause of the wreck of the in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Correct Option B While negating what conclusionshould we take in negating? Conclusion: Therefore, the breakup of the hull can be ruled out as the cause of the sinking because The storm’s violent waves would have caused separate pieces floating even briefly on the surface to drift apart. ...”
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Question | The cause of the wreck of the in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The cause of the wreck of the ship Edmund Fitzgeraid in a severe storm on lake Superior is still unknown , when the sunken wreckage of the vessel was found, searchers discovered the hull in two pieces lying close together, The storm’s violent waves would have caused separate pieces floating even ...”
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Question in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Thankyou so much providing such a short and crisp explanation.”
April 10, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Question in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Yorco and Zortech are two corporations that employ large numbers of full-time workers who are paid by the hour. Publicly available records indicate that Yorco employs roughly the same number of such hourly wage workers as Zortech does but spends a fairly higher total sum per year on wages for such ...”
April 9, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 → Pretzel vendor: The new license fee for op in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Pretzel vendor: The new license fee for operating a pretzel stand outside the art museum is prohibitively expensive. Charging typical prices, a vendor would need to sell an average of 25 pretzels per hour to break even. At my stand outside city hall, I average only 15 per hour. Therefore, I could ...”
April 9, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Revision GMAT Prep Question Pack Q# 1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: E”
February 25, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Revision GMAT Prep Question Pack Q# 1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“The concept of the grand jury dates from the twelfth -century, when Henry II of England ordered panels of common citizens should prepare lists of who were their communities'' suspected criminals. A) should prepare lists of who were their communities'' suspected criminals B) would do the ...”
February 25, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Please comment. in the Sentence Correction forum
“A opening prepositional phrase modifies the action of the coming clause.”
January 17, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called Please comment. in the Sentence Correction forum
“In today''s Business Standard front page the below mentioned sentence appeared as the very first statement - is this grammatically correct, as per the GMAT rules? "With N Chandra appointed chairman of Tata Sons on Thursday, the Cyrus Mistry camp is contemplating a second contempt petition ...”
January 16, 2017
January 12, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to which showed that the Martian surface was like that of the M in the Sentence Correction forum
“Source: Question Pack 1 OA: E Not a tough question, but weird and has lots of take away. I will request experts to Pop in. There is an another question on another post by Ron where he has discussed the usage of which. Click Here. But I do not agree with the discussion, and the creation of ...”
January 12, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called which showed that the Martian surface was like that of the M in the Sentence Correction forum
“In July 1965 Mariner IV passed by Mars and took the first-ever close-up photographs of another planet, which showed that the Martian surface was like that of the Moon’s in that it was pockmarked by moonlike craters and was dry and apparently dead. A. which showed that the Martian surface was ...”
January 12, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Question Pack Question Despite the criticism in the ear in the Sentence Correction forum
“Here is my analysis for Point#1 and Point#2 please let me know if I am wrong or right = Dealing the above two Options on the basis of If____then____ 1. In option, A simple present and would → the wrong combination. The correct combination is simple present and simple future. 2. Option B ...”
January 8, 2017
January 8, 2017
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack Question Despite the criticism in the ear in the Sentence Correction forum
“Despite the criticism in the early 1890’s that if journalists use pictures the intellectual quality of publications would diminish, by the late 1890’s photographs were found in most newspapers and magazines. (A) that if journalists use pictures the intellectual quality of publications would ...”
January 8, 2017
richachampion posted a reply to Question pack 1 = The industrial pollutants known as PCB’s in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: A With Intuition I was able to conclude that Option A, but can experts help me with grammatical dissection?”
December 30, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question pack 1 = The industrial pollutants known as PCB’s w in the Sentence Correction forum
“The industrial pollutants known as PCB’s were first manufactured in 1929 and were used as coolants for electrical equipment in Europe and North America until the 1970s when studies showed that the compounds had entered the food chain and were harmful to some animals. A that the compounds had ...”
December 30, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium transmitted to humans in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium transmitted to humans by deer ticks. Generally, deer ticks pick up the bacterium while in the larval stage from feeding on infected white-footed mice. However, certain other species on which the larvae feed do not harbor the bacterium. Therefore, if the ...”
December 20, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to ​​Turtles, like other reptiles, can endure long ​​fa in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thanks sir, but can you Please check if my answer regarding the explanation of Option A correct, and additionally can you also comment on the Option B = "having"”
December 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to ​​Turtles, like other reptiles, can endure long ​​fa in the Sentence Correction forum
“Comma + preposition(in their ability to survive) modifies the action that means they are adverbial. Option A - Turtles can endure long ​​fasts, in their ability to survive on weekly or even monthly feedings; This changes the meaning. It states here that turtles endure fast in order to ...”
December 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2017 Verbal Edition CR in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I think I know have the answer to eliminate D. D. Drug-resistant strains of salmonella have not been found in countries in which antibiotics are not generally available. Option D simply restates what is stated or established in the argument that is = Antibiotics creates Drug-resistant ...”
December 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2017 Verbal Edition CR in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Microbiologist: A lethal strain of salmonella recently showed up in a European country, causing an outbreak of illness that killed two people and infected twenty-seven others. Investigators blame the severity of the outbreak on the overuse of antibiotics, since the salmonella bacteria tested were ...”
December 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Nineteenth-century doctors thought that alcohol, when ingest in the Sentence Correction forum
“Yes it will. Please understand few things. What is an article in english? Basically, an article is an adjective. Like adjectives, articles modify nouns. English has two articles: the and a/an. The is used to refer to specific or particular nouns; a/an is used to modify non-specific or ...”
December 12, 2016
December 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam Pack 2 = None of the houses that Frank Lloyd Wright bui in the Sentence Correction forum
“None of the houses that Frank Lloyd Wright built in the Prairie Style actually stood on the prairie, though the drawings in the 1910 Wasmuth edition of his work shows the buildings in the vast spaces of an imaginary Wild West. A. work shows the buildings B. work shows that the buildings were ...”
December 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Requesting Intense Discussion Over This If n=(p/q) (p and q in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Thanks. My biggest confusion is what is the difference between a rational number and a fractional number? 1/2 = Fractional Number, but it also fits the definition of a rational number.”
December 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 Verbal Edition SC Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, in the Sentence Correction forum
“Can we discuss the tenses "are" in Option C vs "were" in Option E.”
December 11, 2016
December 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 Verbal Edition SC Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, in the Sentence Correction forum
“Coffee prices rose sharply Monday, posting their biggest one-day gain in almost three years, after a weekend cold snap in Brazil raised concern that there could be damage to the world’s largest crop when at a time with supplies already tight. A. that there could be damage to the world’s ...”
December 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Written in ink or engraved by stylus, more than 2,000 letter in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: D Ron finds this problem ugly, but I solved this correctly in 40 secs. I want to discuss this question in detail with the Experts.”
December 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Written in ink or engraved by stylus, more than 2,000 letter in the Sentence Correction forum
“Written in ink or engraved by stylus, more than 2,000 letters and documents on wooden tablets excavated at the site of the old roman fort at vindolanda in northern England are yielding a historical account of the military garrison in the first and second centuries that are so vivid in their details ...”
December 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 CR = In Colorado subalpine meadows, nonnative dandel in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Thanks. I read both of your posts. I have one more reason to discard the Option C. Please let me Know sir that if my reasoning is correct. Let me first introduce a mathematical analogy. Suppose there is a question that asks- Is 4X > 3Y No If we add 2 to both the side It will become ...”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 CR The spacing of the four holes on a fragment of a b in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I was down to Option C and Option E, but I choose C, which is wrong. Can we discuss what went wrong with my reasoning.”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 CR The spacing of the four holes on a fragment of a b in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The spacing of the four holes on a fragment of a bone flute excavated at a Neanderthal campsite is just what is required to play the third through sixth notes of the diatonic scale—the seven-note musical scale used in much of Western music since the Renaissance. Musicologists therefore hypothesize ...”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 CR = In Colorado subalpine meadows, nonnative dandel in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I was down to Option C and Option E in this question. I think that this is a causal argument = the presence of dandelions facilitates pollination (and hence seed production) in the native species by attracting more pollinators to the mixed plots. We need to find an option that breaks this ...”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 CR = In Colorado subalpine meadows, nonnative dandel in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In Colorado subalpine meadows, nonnative dandelions co-occur with a native ﬂower, the larkspur. Bumblebees visit both species, creating the potential for interactions between the two species with respect to pollination. In a recent study, researchers selected 16 plots containing both species; all ...”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Requesting Intense Discussion Over This If n=(p/q) (p and q in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I opened a thread here as I was not in complete understanding of what is mentioned here ”
December 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Requesting Intense Discussion Over This If n=(p/q) (p and q in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If N=(P/Q) (P and Q are nonzero integers), is "N" an integer? (1) N² is an integer. (2) (2N+4)/2 is an integer.”
December 10, 2016
December 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 = A positive integer is divisible by 3 if an in the Problem Solving forum
“A positive integer is divisible by 3 if and only if the sum of its digits is divisible by 3. If the six-digit integer is divisible by 3, and n is of the form 1k2,k24, where k represents a digit that occurs twice, how many values could n have? A. 2 B. 3 C. 4 D. 5 E. 10”
December 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 = N and M are each 3-digit integers. Each of in the Problem Solving forum
“N and M are each 3-digit integers. Each of the number 1,2,3,6,7, and 8 is a digit of either N or M. What is the smallest possible positive difference between N and M? A) 29 B) 49 C) 58 D) 113 E) 131”
December 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 = If X is an integer greater than 1, is X eq in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If X is an integer greater than 1, is X equal to the 12th power of an integer? 1) X is equal to the 3rd power of an integer 2) X is equal to the 4th power of an integer”
December 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Question Pack 1 Verbose = A clothing store''s revenue la in the Data Sufficiency forum
“A clothing store''s revenue last May was 6 percent less than its revenue last April. The store''s revenue last May was greater than its expenses last May, and the store''s revenue last April was greater than its expenses last April. Was the stores gross profit last May less than its gross profit ...”
December 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Unlike a typical automobile loan, which requires a fifteen- in the Sentence Correction forum
“Source: Question Pack 1 OA: E”
December 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Unlike a typical automobile loan, which requires a fifteen- in the Sentence Correction forum
“Unlike a typical automobile loan, which requires a fifteen- to twenty-percent down payment, the lease-loan buyer is not required to make an initial deposit on the new vehicle. (A) the lease-loan buyer is not required to make (B) with lease-loan buying there is no requirement of (C) lease-loan ...”
December 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GCT Absolute Value 2 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: D”
November 29, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GCT Absolute Value 2 in the Problem Solving forum
“What is the range of all the roots of |X²-2| = X A. 4 B. 3 C. 2 D. 1 E. 0”
November 29, 2016
November 29, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GCT Absolute Values - If y=|x+5|−|x−5|, then y can take how in the Problem Solving forum
“If y=|x+5|−|x−5|, then y can take how many integer values? A. 5 B. 10 C. 11 D. 20 E. 21”
November 29, 2016
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT SC Diagnostic = According to scholars, the earliest wri in the Sentence Correction forum
“According to scholars, the earliest writing was probably not a direct rendering of speech, but was more likely to begin as a separate and distinct symbolic system of communication, and only later merged with spoken language. A. was more likely to begin as B. more than likely began as, C. ...”
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Old Paper Test official CR = The recent decline in the value in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Can experts verify my understanding = The recent decline in the value of the dollar was triggered by a prediction of slower economic growth in the coming year. But that prediction would not have adversely affected the dollar had it not been for the government’s huge budget deficit, which must ...”
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Old Paper Test official CR = The recent decline in the value in the Critical Reasoning forum
“The recent decline in the value of the dollar was triggered by a prediction of slower economic growth in the coming year. But that prediction would not have adversely affected the dollar had it not been for the government’s huge budget deficit, which must therefore be decreased to prevent future ...”
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Old Paper Test official CR = Technically a given category of in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I selected B, but the OA based on what information I got from the forum is E. My rationale behind B was I was guessing it on the basis as the Option B was establishing some sort of causality. OA: E”
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Old Paper Test official CR = Technically a given category of in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Technically a given category of insurance policy is under priced if, over time, claims against it plus expenses associated with it exceed total income from premiums. But premium income can be invested and will then yield returns of its own. Therefore, an underpriced policy does not represent a net ...”
November 23, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC | The Coast guard is conducting tests to se in the Sentence Correction forum
November 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #3 in the Problem Solving forum
“Theorem: In a 30°-60°-90° triangle the sides are in the ratio 1 : 2 : √3 ”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #3 in the Problem Solving forum
“In parallelogram PQRS shown, if PQ = 4 and QR = 6, what is the area of PQRS? A. 8 B. 12 C. 24 D. 8√3 E. 12√3”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #2 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: D”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #2 in the Problem Solving forum
“How many different subsets of the set {0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5} do not contain 0? A. 16 B. 27 C. 31 D. 32 E. 64”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #1 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Tricky Question. OA: E”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Quantitative Revision from Richa Q #1 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If Bob produces 36 or fewer items in a week, he is paid x dollars per item. If Bob produces more than 36 items in a week,he is paid x dollars per item for the first 36 items and 1.5 times that amount for each additional item. How many items did Bob produce last week? (1) Last week Bob was paid a ...”
November 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2017 SC in the Sentence Correction forum
October 29, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to when to use "SO THAT" and "SO AS TO" in the Sentence Correction forum
“So__that Such__that__ So __ as__ Above are all the idiom of Consequences. Some Credit information from Mitch Hunt → X such that Y is not an acceptable idiom in SC. CORRECT: Such + NOUN + that + CLAUSE. SC6 in the OG12: Tourists had raised the humidity within them to such ...”
October 24, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC -- Roughly twice each century the planet Ve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr Murray, I think in the above post you wanted to say that If the modifier is restrictive, Right?”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to when to use "SO THAT" and "SO AS TO" in the Sentence Correction forum
“So__that Such__that__ So __ as__ Above are all the idiom of Consequences. Some Credit information from Mitch Hunt - X such that Y is not an acceptable idiom in SC. CORRECT: Such + NOUN + that + CLAUSE. SC6 in the OG12: Tourists had raised the humidity within them to such levels ...”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam Pack 1 Question #3 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: E Competition is between Option A and Option E. Finally E is the credited answer. How come the SV agrees in Option E,which is the correct answer.”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam Pack 1 Question #3 in the Sentence Correction forum
“For many revisionist historians, Christopher Columbus has come to personify devastation and enslavement in the name of progress that has decimated native peoples of the Western Hemisphere. A. devastation and enslavement in the name of progress that has decimated native peoples of the Western ...”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam Pack 1 Question #2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“I have some notes from Ron Purewals discussion, I can share those with you. But waiting for experts to Chime in. Mr. Purewal''s Staunch Opinion- In choosing between C and D, first consider the intended meaning. We''re interested in the current likelihood that the comet/asteroid will strike ...”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam Pack 1 Question #2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: D”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam Pack 1 Question #2 in the Sentence Correction forum
“Responding to the public’s fascination with-and sometimes undue alarm over-possible threats from asteroids, a scale developed by astronomers rates the likelihood that a particular asteroid or comet may collide with Earth. A. a scale developed by astronomers rates the likelihood that a ...”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam Pack 1 Question #1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: D I am down to Option D and E. Why is D better than E. A, B, and C can be eliminated on the basis of the fact that we need to adhere to the Idiom - as many____ as___ Citation from some other similar thread.”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam Pack 1 Question #1 in the Sentence Correction forum
“According to a 1996 survey by the National Association of College an University Business Officers, more than three times as many independent institutions of higher education charge tuition and fees of under $8,000 a year than those that charge over$16,000. A) than those that charge B) than ...”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to According to a 1996 survey by the National Association... in the Sentence Correction forum
“I checked the above mentioned link.I think that the questions options given there are quiet different.”
October 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam pack 1 SC Question | Intense Verb+Ing Discussion in the Sentence Correction forum
“Bumping this thread for experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping the thread for the experts review.”
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2015- Hard Question in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Bumping this thread for experts reviews.”
October 21, 2016
October 21, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 Q#5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: C”
October 20, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 Q#5 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Snowmaking machines work by spraying a mist that freezes immediately on contact with cold air. Because the sudden freezing kills bacteria, QuickFreeze is planning to market a wastewater purification system that works on the same principle. The process works only when temperatures are cold, however, ...”
October 20, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam pack 1 SC Question | Intense Verb+Ing Discussion in the Sentence Correction forum
“This is a million dollar response. Normally I take notes of my new learning, and I will do the same for this also, but the way you have explained I think I will remember this through out my life. Thank you so much. One more question: (E) life insurance remained until the end of the seventeenth ...”
October 20, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam pack 1 SC Question | Intense Verb+Ing Discussion in the Sentence Correction forum
“typically generally looks like an adverbial. Does it posses the same exception as "INCLUDING"? or perhaps = What I think is that they have used Adverb + Adjective + Noun form here in correct answer. Typically + ship + owners Typically + overseas + merchants Typically + ...”
October 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam pack 1 SC Question in the Sentence Correction forum
“Reason for Posting this question - I have a doubt in the correct answer,which is Option D Here is my understanding about Verb+Ing modifier - When you use a COMMA -ING modifier after a clause**, you should actually satisfy TWO requirements: 1. the modifier should modify the action of the ...”
October 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Exam pack 1 SC Question in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: D”
October 19, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Exam pack 1 SC Question in the Sentence Correction forum
“Introduced by Italian merchants resident in London during the sixteenth century, in England life insurance remained until the end of the seventeenth century a specialized contract between individual underwriters and their clients, typically being ship owners, overseas merchants, or professional ...”
October 19, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Q#4 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Perkins: According to an article I read, the woolly mammoth‘s extinction in North America coincided with a migration of humans onto the continent 12,000 years ago, and stone spearheads from this period indicate that these people were hunters. But the author''s contention that being hunted by ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“It is a reverse causality. I think this option would have been of any significance if the question was not of a assumption, but strengthen or weaken. There sounds no reason to assume that - The cost to convert the production lines of the small companies > The cost to convert the ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: E”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Q#3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Three large companies and seven small companies currently manufacture a product with potential military applications. If the government regulates the industry, it will institute a single set of manufacturing specifications to which all ten companies will have to adhere. In this case, therefore, ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: B”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Q#3 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Airport official:Local residents have been complaining that night fights into Plainsville airport disturb their sleep and should be sharply reduced in number.This complaint is completely unreasonable--there have been night flights coming into the airport from the very beginning,twenty years ago,and ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#2 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Negating B = B. The scheduled highway projects identified as wasteful in the report were mostly projects in districts controlled by the President''s party. Conclusion: So the President''s choice was clearly motivated by sound budgetary policy, not partisan politics. Option B when negated ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#2 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Fact: Press Secretary: Our critics claim that the President''s recent highway project cancellations demonstrate a vindictive desire to punish legislative districts controlled by opposition parties. Fact: They offer as evidence the fact that 90 percent of the projects canceled were in such ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#2 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: B”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Q#2 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Press Secretary: Our critics claim that the President''s recent highway project cancellations demonstrate a vindictive desire to punish legislative districts controlled by opposition parties. They offer as evidence the fact that 90 percent of the projects canceled were in such districts. But all of ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#1 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I am highly confused in this question. Part 1: Theatergoer: In January _______ sales. Part 2: That claim is false, however, since ______ year. Part 1: is about the theatergoer that means If we weaken what he is saying we can solve the question. Part 2: is about what the author of this ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack 1 CR Q#1 | Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: E”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack 1 CR Q#1 → Revision in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Theatergoer: In January of last year, the Megaplex chain of movie theaters started popping its popcorn in canola oil, instead of the less healthful coconut oil that it had been using until then. Now Megaplex is planning to switch back, saying that the change has hurt popcorn sales. That claim is ...”
October 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“Thanks for the amendment sir and thanks for making it in a structured and correct format.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 7 in the Problem Solving forum
“Correct Sir, I am searching and posting for other guys to practice, expertise and benefit. Thanks!”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to John Kennedy and his Cabinet met in October in the Sentence Correction forum
“What is the Source of the Question.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 9 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: B Similar Question to Practice.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 9 in the Problem Solving forum
“Which of the following is a perfect square? A. 649 B. 961 C. 1664 D. 2509 E. 100000”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 8 in the Problem Solving forum
“Not a tough question, but question stem is slightly Tricky.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 8 in the Problem Solving forum
“For any even integer P, 300 multiplied by P is square of an integer. What is the least value of P? A) 3 B) 4 C) 10 D) 12 E) 14 OA: D”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 7 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: B”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 7 in the Problem Solving forum
“If positive integer y is a perfect square and is the product of r, s, 8, 9, and 11, then rs must be divisible by which of the following? (Assume both r and s are positive integers.) A. 18 B. 22 C. 36 D. 44 E. 64”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: B”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“The number N is not a perfect square. There are 8 factors of N between 1 and N^0.5 How many total factors does N have ? A) 16 B) 18 C) 19 D) 20 E) 22”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: D”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“Positive integer y is a perfect square such that y is the product of 16, 9, 7 and r. Which of the following could be a value of r? A. 2 B. 3 C. 5 D. 7 E. 9”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 4 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I think both statement 1 and statement 2 are same thing.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 4 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“OA: D”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 4 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If X is a perfect square, is X also a perfect cube? (1) X = K^6, where K is a positive integer. (2) X^(1/6) =N , where N is a positive integer.”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to tourism commission in the Sentence Correction forum
“Adding Some more information - Reducing the guests and reducing the number of guests. Many will argue that GMAC doesn''t tests article, but I have seen in one or two questions that they do. Here the introduction of the definite article "the" in few choices: B, D, and E has corrected ...”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to tourism commission in the Sentence Correction forum
“(B) with the goal to ultimately reduce the number of guests who end up expressing overall dissatisfaction with the hotels'' service (E) with the ultimate goal of reducing the number of guests who express overall dissatisfaction with the hotels'' service the contest in the options of this ...”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to tourism commission in the Sentence Correction forum
“the contest in the options of this question is over the meaning. Ultimate goal Vs Ultimate reduction. When you shift ultimate from goal to reduction you should notice that there is a subtle shift in the intended meaning(What you are actually trying to say).”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Found only in the Western Hemisphere (OG2016) in the Sentence Correction forum
“With that said we can infer that Absolute Phrases are adverbial in nature. Sir, I think Appositive Phrases also have the same structure - COMMA + NOUN + MODIFIER. What is the decision point to decide whether the phrase is an appositive or an absolute phrase. Here is my understanding ...”
October 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Found only in the Western Hemisphere (OG2016) in the Sentence Correction forum
“B) Found only in the Western Hemisphere, hummingbirds survive through extremes of climate, their range extending Here we are dealing with some kind of sentence fragment or their range extending is some kind of modifier?”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“Thanks Sir!”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“Can you please share the information that what knowledge are you using in the above?”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 2 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“I agree!”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 3 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“OA: B”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 3 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is the positive integer x a perfect square? (1) x = t^n, where t is a positive integer and n is odd. (2) x^0.5=k, where k is a positive integer.”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 2 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“OA: D”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 2 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“OA: D”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 2 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is the positive integer N a perfect square? (1) The number of distinct factors of N is even. (2) The sum of all distinct factors of N is even.”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2015- Hard Question in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The decision between Option B and Option D is not that lucid. In many RC passages there are two speakers one is the main author who is the writer of the passage and the second speaker who is not the author of the passage, but here the case is different. Paragraph 1, 2 and 3 all have the same author ...”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question on Perfect Square 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“OA: B”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question on Perfect Square 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“Which of the following numbers is a perfect square? A. 1266 B. 1444 C. 2022 D. 4034 E. 8122”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 16 Q80 Network computers in the Sentence Correction forum
“Can you please help me to understand the part in bold. You mean to say that - in place = preposition phrase of on paper is also a prepositional phrase Here prepositional phrase is modifying a prepositional phrase, Right? And this is a nonsensical as the object needs to be a noun for any ...”
October 16, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 4 in the Problem Solving forum
“Can you guide me from where should I get the theory of GCF?”
October 14, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 11 in the Problem Solving forum
“In this case the total number of women will be one grater than before the movement. In this case since the man is moved, therefore, the total number of women will be the same as before. Both of the above cases are calculating the Probability of women. So you are dealing with the two cases.”
October 14, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep | When a city experiences a sharp decline in popul in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: A I think we do not have a well defined conclusion in this question. what say experts? Or this is the conclusion - Attempting to make up the tax revenue lost by raising tax rates is not feasible I will love to discuss Option B in detail as this option is testing a very powerful ...”
October 13, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep | When a city experiences a sharp decline in popul in the Critical Reasoning forum
“When a city experiences a sharp decline in population, the city’s tax revenues, which pay for such city services as police protection and maintenance of water lines, also decrease. The area to be policed and the number and length of the water lines to be maintained, however, do not decrease. ...”
October 13, 2016
October 13, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called In the English-speaking world Anton Chekhov is by far better in the Sentence Correction forum
“In the English-speaking world Anton Chekhov is by far better known for his plays than for his short stories, but during his lifetime Chekhov''s stories made him popular while his plays were given a more ambivalent reception, even by his fellow writers. A) by far better known for his plays than ...”
October 13, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 14 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Source of the question is clearly mentioned in the Title. Thanks!”
October 13, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2017 Tough Question in the Sentence Correction forum
“OA: A First time I have seen in the Official question that the Idiom - NOT ONLY____ BUT ALSO___ is not working.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2017 Tough Question in the Sentence Correction forum
“As criminal activity on the Internet becomes more and more sophisticated, not only are thieves able to divert cash from company bank accounts, they can also pilfer valuable information such as business development strategies, new product specifications, and contract bidding plans, and sell the data ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 11 in the Problem Solving forum
“Can you Please explain in detail the theory behind the addition of two probability calculated. You have actually done this - (10/13)(4/9) + (10/13)(4/9) = 9/117 ”
October 12, 2016
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 12 in the Problem Solving forum
“Fantastic I liked the way you solved it. you made my day today. I can understand now why you have 800. ((Kudos³)³)³”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 13 in the Problem Solving forum
“Thanks sir. I used the same method.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to what is the value of xy in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Fantastic Solution Sir.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 19 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Set T consists of a certain number of even integers divisible by 3. Is standard deviation of T positive? (1) All elements of set T are positive (2) The range of set T is 0 OA: B”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 18 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“A group of n students can be divided into equal groups of 4 with 1 student left over or equal groups of 5 with 3 students left over. What is the sum of the two smallest possible values of n? A. 33 B. 46 C. 49 D. 53 E. 86 OA: B”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 17 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is the probability that Patty will answer all of the questions on her chemistry exam correctly greater than 50%? (1) For each question on the chemistry exam, Patty has a 90% chance of answering the question correctly. (2) There are fewer than 10 questions on Patty''s chemistry exam. OA: E”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 16 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If y and z are nonzero integers, is the square of (y + z) even? (1) y – z is odd. (2) yz is even. OA: A”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 15 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“How many different 5-person teams can be formed from a group of x individuals? (1) If there had been x + 2 individuals in the group, exactly 126 different 5-person teams could have been formed. (2) If there had been x + 1 individuals in the group, exactly 56 different 3-person teams could have ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 14 in the Data Sufficiency forum
“If x­³ – x = n and x is a positive integer greater than 1, is n divisible by 8? (1) When 3x is divided by 2, there is a remainder. (2) x = 4y + 1, where y is an integer. OA: D”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 12 in the Problem Solving forum
“D is the set of all the multiples of 3 between 20 and 100. E is the set of all the factors of 400. Set D and Set E have how many numbers in common? (A)0 (B)1 (C)3 (D)5 (E)12 OA: A”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 11 in the Problem Solving forum
“There are 10 women and 3 men in Room A. One person is picked at random from Room A and moved to room B, where there are already 3 women and 5 men. If a single person is then to be picked from room B, what is the probability that a woman will be picked? (A) 13/21 (B) 49/117 (C) 40/117 (D) ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 13 in the Problem Solving forum
“A group of n students can be divided into equal groups of 4 with 1 student left over or equal groups of 5 with 3 students left over. What is the sum of the two smallest possible values of n? A. 33 B. 46 C. 49 D. 53 E. 86 OA: B”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to If the square root of p^2 is an integer greater than 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“square root of P² is an integer greater than 1 - This means that P is a perfect square and all perfect square has odd number of +ve factors. CORRECT! Any Perfect square can be expressed as the product of an even number of positive prime factors. CORRECT! Since P is a perfect square ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to If the square root of p^2 is an integer greater than 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“I am posting the question in the proper formatting. If the square root of P² is an integer greater than 1, which of the following must be true? I. P² has an odd number of positive factors II. P² can be expressed as the product of an even number of positive prime factors III. P² ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG - 2015 The physical structure of in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thanks for posting Fiza. I was down to A vs C, but I choose Option C, which is a wrong answer. I eliminated A as it looks like passive to me. Perhaps, experts will help us understand why A is correct.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The view has prevailed for the better part of the twentieth century that small firms do not perform an important role in Western economies. Official policies in many countries have favored large units of production because there were strong reasons to believe that large firms were superior to small ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The view has prevailed for the better part of the twentieth century that small firms do not perform an important role in Western economies. Official policies in many countries have favored large units of production because there were strong reasons to believe that large firms were superior to small ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The view has prevailed for the better part of the twentieth century that small firms do not perform an important role in Western economies. Official policies in many countries have favored large units of production because there were strong reasons to believe that large firms were superior to small ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 5 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The view has prevailed for the better part of the twentieth century that small firms do not perform an important role in Western economies. Official policies in many countries have favored large units of production because there were strong reasons to believe that large firms were superior to small ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I think the passage is not in the evolution mode. Additionally, it is too narrow answer choice when it says "evaluate the relative amounts of damage caused by different storm types" This is not the whole Idea of the passage. Although the passage discusses about the difficulty at one ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Evaluate/Discuss/Examine/Describe these words are quiet common and I am sure they plays a significant role in RC Main idea. Can some expert discuss how the detailed knowledge about them can help eliminated many choices in RC Passages.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The storms most studied by climatologists have been those that are most easily understood by taking atmospheric measurements. Hurricanes and tornadoes, for example, are spatially confined, the forces that drive them are highly concentrated, and they have distinctive forms and readily quantifiable ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The storms most studied by climatologists have been those that are most easily understood by taking atmospheric measurements. Hurricanes and tornadoes, for example, are spatially confined, the forces that drive them are highly concentrated, and they have distinctive forms and readily quantifiable ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 4 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The storms most studied by climatologists have been those that are most easily understood by taking atmospheric measurements. Hurricanes and tornadoes, for example, are spatially confined, the forces that drive them are highly concentrated, and they have distinctive forms and readily quantifiable ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Passage 3 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“All the questions that I post in verbal are from Official sources. These ones are from GMAT Prep Software.”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Passage 3 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Can some expert please chime into this question?”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Passage 3 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“A. organized philanthropy B. domestic life Detailed Question - But clinging to this ideology also prevented these women from even attempting to gain true political power because it implied a moral purity that precluded participation in the messy world of partisan politics. Option C is the ...”
October 12, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 3 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The identification of femininity with morality and a belief in the innate moral superiority of women were fundamental to the cult of female domesticity in the nineteenth-century United States. Ironically, this ideology of female benevolence empowered women in the realm of social activism, enabling ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 3 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The identification of femininity with morality and a belief in the innate moral superiority of women were fundamental to the cult of female domesticity in the nineteenth-century United States. Ironically, this ideology of female benevolence empowered women in the realm of social activism, enabling ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 3 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“The identification of femininity with morality and a belief in the innate moral superiority of women were fundamental to the cult of female domesticity in the nineteenth-century United States. Ironically, this ideology of female benevolence empowered women in the realm of social activism, enabling ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Passage 2 | Question # 4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“A. It permitted the foreman to take initiative. B. It minimized the effort required to produce automobiles. This is the CREDITED ANSWER. D. It allowed the foreman to control the production process. E. It required considerable worker empowerment to achieve managers'' goals. OA: C”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Passage 2 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I was down to B and D; How can we remove D safely?”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 2 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“After the Second World War, unionism in the Japanese auto industry was company-based, with separate unions in each auto company. Most company unions played no independent role in bargaining shop-floor issues or pressing autoworkers'' grievances. In a 1981 survey, for example, fewer than 1 percent of ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 2 | Question # 4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“After the Second World War, unionism in the Japanese auto industry was company-based, with separate unions in each auto company. Most company unions played no independent role in bargaining shop-floor issues or pressing autoworkers'' grievances. In a 1981 survey, for example, fewer than 1 percent of ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 2 | Question # 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“After the Second World War, unionism in the Japanese auto industry was company-based, with separate unions in each auto company. Most company unions played no independent role in bargaining shop-floor issues or pressing autoworkers'' grievances. In a 1981 survey, for example, fewer than 1 percent of ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Passage 2 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“After the Second World War, unionism in the Japanese auto industry was company-based, with separate unions in each auto company. Most company unions played no independent role in bargaining shop-floor issues or pressing autoworkers'' grievances. In a 1981 survey, for example, fewer than 1 percent of ...”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2015 - In a 5-to-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled in the Sentence Correction forum
“Hi Fiza, Whenever you post please do post the OA by putting it into the spoiler. Please also mention the source of the question. This will drive more attention of the experts.”
October 11, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG Question--------to GMATGuru in the Sentence Correction forum
“Please do post the question source.”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG - The Gyrfalcon, an Arctic bird of prey, has in the Sentence Correction forum
“Technically, Greater than 5 times - X > 5Y This means X is anything which is greater than 5 times the number "Y" More than 5 times - X = Y + 5Y "their" is wrong so C and D are wrong. More than is also not correct. So B is also out. Down to A and E. I ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion started following fiza gupta
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 01 | Question # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“This looks like a detailed question. Experts please verify this question will be categorized in which category? 3. The passage suggests which of the following about merchants in the post-Civil War southern United States? They were not involved in creating such strategies or influence the ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to GMAT Prep Passage 01 | Question # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I think this is too extreme. They do not sought to reinstate the exact slavery, but an economical hierarchy that existed in the slavery. The two are different things. Again too extreme. Passage no where mentions that merchants were interested in creating such slavery; It was the planters who had ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 32 | Quetsion # 1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Planter-legislators of the post-Civil War southern United States enacted crop lien laws stipulating that those who advanced cash or supplies necessary to plant a crop would receive, as security, a claim, or lien, on the crop produced. In doing so, planters, most of whom were former slaveholders, ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 32 | Quetsion # 4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Planter-legislators of the post-Civil War southern United States enacted crop lien laws stipulating that those who advanced cash or supplies necessary to plant a crop would receive, as security, a claim, or lien, on the crop produced. In doing so, planters, most of whom were former slaveholders, ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called GMAT Prep Passage 32 | Quetsion # 3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Planter-legislators of the post-Civil War southern United States enacted crop lien laws stipulating that those who advanced cash or supplies necessary to plant a crop would receive, as security, a claim, or lien, on the crop produced. In doing so, planters, most of whom were former slaveholders, ...”
October 10, 2016
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Gmat Prep Question Pack | Laboratory rats and mice live up t in the Sentence Correction forum
“Laboratory rats and mice live up to 40 percent longer than usual when fed a diet of at least 30 percent fewer calories than that which they would normally eat, but that otherwise contains all necessary vitamins and nutrients. A) of at least 30 percent fewer calories than that which they would ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Manhattan Question Set # 2 in the Problem Solving forum
“Can Some how we can transfer this to DS Forum?”
October 10, 2016
richachampion started following OfficialGMAT
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 10 in the Problem Solving forum
“if b<c,d and c>0 which of the following cannot be true if b,c and d are integers? a. bcd>0 b. b+cd<0 c. b-cd>0 d. b/cd<0 e. (b^3)cd<0 OA: C”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 9 in the Problem Solving forum
“If (a – b)c < 0, which of the following cannot be true? A. a < b B. c < 0 C. |c| < 1 D. ac > bc E. a² – b² > 0 OA: D”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 8 in the Problem Solving forum
“Can a batch of identical cookies be split evenly between Laurel and Jean without leftovers and without breaking a cookie? (1) If the batch of cookies were split among Laurel, Jean and Marc, there would be one cookie left over. (2) If Peter eats three of the cookies before they are split, there ...”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 7 in the Problem Solving forum
“In the first week of last month, Company X realized an average wholesale profit of $5304 per day from the sale of q units of Product Y. Which of the following CANNOT be the difference between Product Y’s sale price and cost per unit? (A)$3 (B) $4 (C)$7 (D) $11 (E)$51 OA: D”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 6 in the Problem Solving forum
“Is mp greater than m? (1) m > p > 0 (2) p is less than 1 OA: C”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 5 in the Problem Solving forum
“If w, y, and z are positive integers, and w = y – z, is w a perfect square? (1) y + z is a perfect square. (2) z is even. OA: E”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 4 in the Problem Solving forum
“What is the greatest common factor of positive integers a and b? (1) a = b + 4 (2) b/4 is an integer OA: C”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 3 in the Problem Solving forum
“When the positive integer x is divided by 11, the quotient is y and the remainder 3. When x is divided by 19, the remainder is also 3. What is the remainder when y is divided by 19? A. 0 B. 1 C. 2 D. 3 E. 4 OA:A”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 2 in the Problem Solving forum
“If pq ≠ 0, is p²q > pq²? (1) pq < 0 (2) p < 0 OA: C”
October 10, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Manhattan Question Set # 1 in the Problem Solving forum
“When x is divided by 4, the quotient is y and the remainder is 1. When x is divided by 7, the quotient is z and the remainder is 6. Which of the following is the value of y in terms of z? A) 4z/7 + 5 B) (7z + 5) / 6 C) (6z + 7) / 4 D) (7z + 5) / 4 E) (4z + 6) / 7 OA: D”
October 10, 2016
richachampion started following Brent@GMATPrepNow
October 9, 2016
richachampion started following Ian Stewart
October 9, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The increased popularity and availability of televisions has in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr Hunt has already shared one more Official Example, Check Here -”
October 9, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC | The Coast guard is conducting tests to se in the Sentence Correction forum
“I think E can also be eliminated because here we do not require "that", but "to". I think "that" is wrong here because it changes the meaning as if "tests" are seeing something, but the correct meaning is "tests" are a kind of tool/mean for the cost ...”
October 9, 2016
October 9, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC | The Coast guard is conducting tests to se in the Sentence Correction forum
“My Main Concern is If-then Vs Whether.”
October 9, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack SC | The Coast guard is conducting tests to se in the Sentence Correction forum
“The Coast guard is conducting tests to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find survivors of wrecks at sea. (A) to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find (B) to see whether pigeons can be trained as help to find (C) to see if pigeons can be trained for helping to find (D) ...”
October 9, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to 5 Ways to Find the Primary Purpose in Reading Comp in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Hey David@VeritasPrep, I am looking for some valuable insight from you. Thank You!”
October 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Ecoefficiency (measures to minimize environmental impact through the reduction or elimination of waste from production processes) has become a goal for companies worldwide, with many realizing significant cost savings from such innovations. Peter Senge and Goran Carstedt see this development as ...”
October 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Ecoefficiency (measures to minimize environmental impact through the reduction or elimination of waste from production processes) has become a goal for companies worldwide, with many realizing significant cost savings from such innovations. Peter Senge and Goran Carstedt see this development as ...”
October 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Ecoefficiency (measures to minimize environmental impact through the reduction or elimination of waste from production processes) has become a goal for companies worldwide, with many realizing significant cost savings from such innovations. Peter Senge and Goran Carstedt see this development as ...”
October 8, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Ecoefficiency (measures to minimize environmental impact through the reduction or elimination of waste from production processes) has become a goal for companies worldwide, with many realizing significant cost savings from such innovations. Peter Senge and Goran Carstedt see this development as ...”
October 8, 2016
richachampion started following Mike@Magoosh
October 8, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC -- Roughly twice each century the planet Ve in the Sentence Correction forum
“I am also confused with the usage of "during which" here. Generally which is preceded by Comma. I have some more understanding of which = All constructions built on preposition + "which" - such as of which, from which, some of which, with which, etc. - must be ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Number Properties | The functions f and g are defined for al in the Problem Solving forum
“__________________ Thanks Mr. Rich and Mr. Murray. This question was not tough, but a boring one.”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #1 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“widespread among species of small fish, both theories assume that schooling offers the advantage of some protection from predators. Proponents of theory A dispute the assumption that a school of thousands of fish is highly visible. Experiments have shown that any fish can be seen, even in very ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 | Question #2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“widespread among species of small fish, both theories assume that schooling offers the advantage of some protection from predators. Proponents of theory A dispute the assumption that a school of thousands of fish is highly visible. Experiments have shown that any fish can be seen, even in very ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 + Question #4 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“widespread among species of small fish, both theories assume that schooling offers the advantage of some protection from predators. Proponents of theory A dispute the assumption that a school of thousands of fish is highly visible. Experiments have shown that any fish can be seen, even in very ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 RC Passage #1 + Question #3 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“widespread among species of small fish, both theories assume that schooling offers the advantage of some protection from predators. Proponents of theory A dispute the assumption that a school of thousands of fish is highly visible. Experiments have shown that any fish can be seen, even in very ...”
October 7, 2016
October 7, 2016
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack SC 1 | The airline’s proposed purchases of as in the Sentence Correction forum
“The airline’s proposed purchases of as many as 250 medium-range planes will probably be the basis of an overhaul of its routes; it is expected that they will increase the number of direct point-to-point flights, instead of continue to use feeder aircraft to bring passengers to major hubs. ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Parallelism in the Sentence Correction forum
“Actually Mr. Murray, Take for example this question. Here Participial''s are tested. What I know how to distinguish between a participial and a verb is to find whether the action is done by the subject or done over the subject the later will be a case of the participial and former a verb ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Parallelism in the Sentence Correction forum
“I am confused here. "evolved" is a verb or participial? I mean whats the decision point? evolution of the emotion is the action done by the emotions?”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Number Properties | The functions f and g are defined for al in the Problem Solving forum
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Gmat Prep Question Pack | The Coast guard is conducting test in the Sentence Correction forum
“My Question = Can If and whether be Interchangeably used?”
October 7, 2016
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Gmat Prep Question Pack | The Coast guard is conducting test in the Sentence Correction forum
“The Coast guard is conducting tests to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find survivors of wrecks at sea. (A) to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find (B) to see whether pigeons can be trained as help to find (C) to see if pigeons can be trained for helping to find (D) ...”
October 7, 2016
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Number Properties → The functionsf in the Problem Solving forum
“The functions f and g are defined for all the positive integers n by the following rule: f(n) is the number of positive perfect squares less than n and g(n) is the number of prime numbers less than n. If f(x) + g(x) = 16, then x is in the range: A. 30 < x < 36 B. 30 < x < 37 C. 31 ...”
October 7, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2016 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“In my opinion there are two ways to counter the argument = 1. The Domestication never happened. 2. Domestication didn''t happened at the time frame specified in the argument, but earlier or later. I think Option D does that, but i will wait for the experts to reply.”
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG 2016 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“OA: D”
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG 2016 in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Archaeologist: Researchers excavating a burial site in Cyprus found a feline skeleton lying near a human skeleton. Both skeletons were in the same sediment at the same depth and equally well-preserved, suggesting that the feline and human were buried together about 9,500 years ago. This shows that ...”
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to A proposed change to federal income tax laws in the Critical Reasoning forum
“@ceilidh.erickson, Thank you so much for wonderful explanation. Kudos!”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Sviatovin is a medieval Moringian text whose author and exac in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Sviatovin is a medieval Moringian text whose author and exact date of composition are unknown. However, the events in the life of Prince Sviatov that the text describes occurred in 1165, and in the diagram of Sviatov’s family that accompanies the text his father, who died in 1167, is identified as ...”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 = To reduce waste of raw materials, the government of in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Did you find my approach correct?”
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called If the diameter of each of the car''s wheels is 20 inches, wh in the Problem Solving forum
“If the diameter of each of the car''s wheels is 20 inches, what was the approximate average speed of the car in km/h if after the two-hour journey each wheel made 75,000 revolutions? (1 inch = 0.0254 meter) A. 32 B. 41 C. 59 D. 74 E. 88 SPOILER C”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called The angles in a triangle are x, 3x, and 5x degrees. If a, b in the Problem Solving forum
“The angles in a triangle are x, 3x, and 5x degrees. If a, b and c are the lengths of the sides opposite to angles x, 3x, and 5x respectively, then which of the following must be true? I. c > a+b II. c:a:b=10:6:2 III. c² > a²+b² A. I and III only B. ...”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called The distance from point A to point B is 15 meters, and the d in the Problem Solving forum
“The distance from point A to point B is 15 meters, and the distance from point A to point C is 11 meters. If d is the distance, in meters, between points B and C, then which of the following must be correct? A. 0 < d < 24 B. 1 < d < 25 C. 2 < d < 26 D. 3 < d < 27 E. 4 ...”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called A company producing fruit juice changed its packaging from b in the Problem Solving forum
“A company producing fruit juice changed its packaging from boxes measuring 5 x 10 x 20 centimeters to boxes measuring 6 x 10 x 20 centimeters. If the price of a box did not change and all boxes are full of juice, by approximately what percent did the price of the juice decrease? A. 12.00% B. ...”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Set T consists of all points (x,y)(x,y) such that x2+y2=1x2 in the Problem Solving forum
“Set T consists of all points (x,y) such that x²+y²=1. If point (a,b) is selected from set T at random, what is the probability that b>a+1 A. 1/4 B. 1.3 C. 1/2 D. 3/5 E. 2/3”
October 6, 2016
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called If x is a positive integer, and two sides of a certain trian in the Problem Solving forum
“If x is a positive integer, and two sides of a certain triangle have lengths 3x+2 and 4x+5 respectively, which of the following could be the length of the third side of the triangle? I. 6x + 7 II. 6x + 9 III. 8x + 1 A. I only B. II only C. I and II only D. II and III only E. I, II and ...”
October 6, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to If on the coordinate plane (6,2) and (0,6) are the endpoints in the Problem Solving forum
“Thank you so much for taking so much time in creating figures to make the solution succinct and lucid. You are a RockStar :D”
October 4, 2016
October 4, 2016
richachampion started following beatthegmat
October 4, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC -- Roughly twice each century the planet Ve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr. Hunt, Can you please enlighten me more on this. Additionally, I personally believe that IDIOM OF CONSEQUENCES such as: so that__ such that__ are not correct here because we do not have the causality. C, D, and E are down. RIGHT?”
October 4, 2016
October 4, 2016
October 4, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called If on the coordinate plane (6,2) and (0,6) are the endpoints in the Problem Solving forum
“If on the coordinate plane (6,2) and (0,6) are the endpoints of the diagonal of a square, what is the distance between point (0,0) and the closest vertex of the square? 1/√2 1 √2 √3 2√3 Let us discuss the alternative methods for this question.”
October 4, 2016
October 4, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called If a circle passes through points (1,2), (2,5), and (5,4), w in the Problem Solving forum
“If a circle passes through points (1,2), (2,5), and (5,4), what is the diameter of the circle? √18 √20 √22 √26 √30”
October 4, 2016
October 4, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Although the school would receive financial benefits if it in the Critical Reasoning forum
“I like you very much because of your approach and reasoning. Although the school would receive financial benefits if it had soft drink vending machines in the cafeteria, we should not allow them. - Paradox Paradox Resolved -Allowing soft drink machines there would not be in our students'' ...”
October 3, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2017 RC 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Hi Miss Erickson, I have updated the answers. Thanks!”
October 3, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2017 RC 2 in the Reading Comprehension forum
“I have received instructions from the Forum owner to post complete RC with its questions, but yes I will take care of the answers part.”
October 2, 2016
September 30, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Sound can travel through water for enormous distances, preve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Experts please confirm my understanding for this question: Meaning Analysis = X as a result of Y -- This means that Y has caused X. Now you can clearly see that this is nonsensical in meaning in Option A and Option D. Option B also has a meaning issue. As if distances prevented in dissipating ...”
September 28, 2016
September 28, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Sound can travel through water for enormous distances, preve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Sound can travel through water for enormous distances, prevented from dissipating its acoustic energy as a result of boundaries in the ocean created by water layers of different temperatures and densities. A. prevented from dissipating its acoustic energy as a result of B. prevented from having ...”
September 28, 2016
richachampion started following Stacey Koprince
September 27, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Prescription medications in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thanks. Mr. Hunt, Your approach is very succinct and student friendly. You teach something that the people can understand , remember, and implement in real exam. This is a little bit confusing for me. Then how to differentiate between an absolute phrase and an appositive. I think both follow ...”
September 27, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 RC Jon Clark’s study of the effect of the moderniza in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Ok. Thanks. what do you feel about the tone of the passage. Do you think that the authors tone is opinionated as the word "REFUTE" is a very powerful word. Is there any way to identify tone in the passage. I mean are there any verbs that can help identifying the tone?”
September 27, 2016
September 27, 2016
September 27, 2016
September 27, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Prescription medications in the Sentence Correction forum
“Sir, What I know about absolute phrases is this = Absolute Modifiers are adverbial in nature = They always modify the preceding clause unlike the appositives that can modify both noun and clause(in case of abstract noun modifier) Their structure is Noun + Participial, but I am unable to ...”
September 27, 2016
richachampion started following Stuart Kovinsky
September 26, 2016
richachampion started following Stuart Kovinsky
September 26, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Question Pack SC -- The Scandinavian assault on western Euro in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr. Hunt, I think E has an elliptical structure. (E) an achievement that other Scandinavian kings attempted to repeat later in the century,but without success. (E) an achievement that other Scandinavian kings attempted to repeat later in the century,but without success. I think this is ...”
September 26, 2016
September 26, 2016
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack SC -- The Scandinavian assault on western Euro in the Sentence Correction forum
“The Scandinavian assault on western Europe culminated in the early eleventh century with the Danish conquest of the English Kingdom,which other Scandinavian kings attempted to repeat,unsuccessfully,later in the same century. (A) which other Scandinavian kings attempted to ...”
September 25, 2016
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack SC -- Roughly twice each century the planet Ve in the Sentence Correction forum
“Roughly twice each century the planet Venus passes between the Earth and the Sun, an occasion known as a transit of Venus, during which it makes the outline of the planet visible in stark relief. A. during which it makes the outline of the planet B. during which the outline of the planet ...”
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Question Pack SC → Contemporary cognitive scientists maintai in the Sentence Correction forum
“Contemporary cognitive scientists maintain that emotions, which are biological functions, evolved in the nervous system to help animals survive in hostile environments and procreate, and feelings are products of the conscious mind, reflecting the interpretation of emotions. (A) procreate, and ...”
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Questions Pack SC The Coast guard is conducting tests to see in the Sentence Correction forum
“The OA is A, but I choose B.”
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Questions Pack SC The Coast guard is conducting tests to see in the Sentence Correction forum
“The Coast guard is conducting tests to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find survivors of wrecks at sea. (A) to see whether pigeons can be trained to help find (B) to see whether pigeons can be trained as help to find (C) to see if pigeons can be trained for helping to find (D) ...”
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Presenters at the seminar, one who is blind, will demonstrat in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr. Hunt, Whatever I have learned so far = COMMA + CONCRETE NOUN usually stands for the DIRECTLY PRECEDING NOUN. Here directly preceding noun is seminar. Although in that case also it will create a Nonsensical meaning, but what I can''t understand is that how "COMMA + CONCRETE NOUN" is ...”
September 25, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Presenters at the seminar, one who is blind, will demonstrat in the Sentence Correction forum
“Some understanding about who/whom = The word “who” is a relative pronoun that is used instead of another pronoun, it is used when you want to replace another pronoun such as “he”, “they” or “we”. The word “whom” is the objective case of who, and it is used when “who” is ...”
September 24, 2016
September 24, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Presenters at the seminar, one who is blind, will demonstrat in the Sentence Correction forum
“Presenters at the seminar, one who is blind, will demonstrate adaptive equipment that allows visually impaired people to use computers. A. one who B. one of them who C. and one of them who D. one of whom E. one of which”
September 24, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The principal feature of the redesigned checks is a series o in the Sentence Correction forum
“@RBBmba@2014 They are from some official source that i collected is MS file while solving questions from OG''s Official Guide, Exam pack and question pack, but I do not know the exact source, but 100% its official question.”
September 22, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The principal feature of the redesigned checks is a series o in the Sentence Correction forum
“Wow Mr. Hunt, You are a real Guru.”
September 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to CR official in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Businesses are suffering because of a lack of money available for development loans. To help businesses, the government plans to modify the income-tax structure in order to induce individual taxpayers to put a larger portion of their incomes into retirement savings accounts, because as more ...”
September 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to CR official in the Critical Reasoning forum
“Fiza, The question is asking to justify this - market researchers typically do not survey a new technology''s potential buyers, even though it is the buyers, not the producers- who will ultimately determine a technology''s commercial success. that means we have to find a reason that justifies ...”
September 19, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called When hypnotized subjects are told that they are deaf and are in the Sentence Correction forum
“When hypnotized subjects are told that they are deaf and are then asked whether they can hear the hypnotist, they reply, "No". Some theorists try to explain this result by arguing that the selves of hypnotized subjects are dissociated into separate parts, and that the part that is deaf is ...”
September 19, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) had in the Sentence Correction forum
“Your reasoning is not 100% accurate.”
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) had in the Sentence Correction forum
“The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) had long been expected to announce a reduction in output to bolster sagging oil prices, but officials of the organization just recently announced that the group will pare daily production by 1.5 million barrels by the beginning of next year, ...”
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 in the Sentence Correction forum
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The principal feature of the redesigned checks is a series o in the Sentence Correction forum
“Mr. Hunt, I have provided a citation above where you said that Many dictionaries define including as a PREPOSITION. On the GMAT, it is probably best to consider COMMA + INCLUDING a NOUN modifier that serves to introduce examples of the nearest preceding plural noun. Do not worry about ...”
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called The principal feature of the redesigned checks is a series o in the Sentence Correction forum
“The principal feature of the redesigned checks is a series of printed instructions that the company hopes will help merchants confirm a check''s authenticity, which includes reminders to watch the endorsement, compare signatures, and view the watermark while holding the check to the light. A. ...”
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The principal feature of the r in the Sentence Correction forum
“Thank you so much Mr. Hunt this resolves so many doubts.”
September 18, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to OG2016 RC Jon Clark’s study of the effect of the moderniza in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Answer C C B A B D A C ”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called OG2016 RC Jon Clark’s study of the effect of the modernizati in the Reading Comprehension forum
“Jon Clark’s study of the effect of the modernization of a telephone exchange on exchange maintenance work and workers is a solid contribution to a debate that encompasses two lively issues in the history and sociology of technology: technological determinism and social constructivism. Clark ...”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to 5 Ways to Find the Primary Purpose in Reading Comp in the Reading Comprehension forum
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to |X+2|=|Y+2| what is the value of X+Y? (1) XY <0 (2) X&g in the Data Sufficiency forum
“That means my solution was Perfect. Okies?”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to |X+2|=|Y+2| what is the value of X+Y? (1) XY <0 (2) X&g in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Thanks see my approach |X+2|=|Y+2| = Premise or Fact Statement 1 > XY <0 That means X & Y has an opposite sign. That means when X is +ve, Y is negative and vice versa. When X>0 |Y| = |X| + 4; Remember here X is a positive and Y negative. Thus, Y = - (|X| + 4) = - ...”
September 17, 2016
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Is |X+Y| >|X-Y|? (1) |X| > |Y| (2) |X-Y| < |X| in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is |X+Y| >|X-Y|? (1) |X| > |Y| (2) |X-Y| < |X| In order to evaluate such question. We need to know their sign more than the modulus. Statement 1 doesn''t tell us the signs of X and Y. We won''t be able to evaluate this question based on the information provided. Statement 2→ ...”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Is |X+Y| >|X-Y|? (1) |X| > |Y| (2) |X-Y| < |X| in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is |X+Y| >|X-Y|? (1) |X| > |Y| (2) |X-Y| < |X|”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called |X+2|=|Y+2| what is the value of X+Y? (1) XY <0 (2) X>2 Y< in the Data Sufficiency forum
“|X+2|=|Y+2| what is the value of X+Y? (1) XY <0 (2) X>2 Y<2”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a new topic called Is area of triangle ABC greater than the area of triangle DE in the Data Sufficiency forum
“Is area of triangle ABC greater than the area of triangle DEF? (1) The value of the area of ABC is less than that of the perimeter of DEF. (2) Angles of ABC = Angles of DEF.”
September 17, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to Ozone in the Sentence Correction forum
“The way you have presented the sequence of events is awesome; I wish I can give you 5 thanks here.”
September 15, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The Scandinavian assault on Western Europe culminated in the in the Sentence Correction forum
“Sorry. Do not have the option to delete so changing the message.”
September 14, 2016
richachampion posted a reply to The Scandinavian assault on Western Europe culminated in the in the Sentence Correction forum
“I think is what some authors or text-books term as ellipsis, Right?”
September 14, 2016