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Can you answer these

- What is the difference between "50,000 to 100,000.... " and " the 50,000 to 100,000..."
- Why is mere preferred over merely

by moadhia

Mon Apr 13, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: PowerPrep SC - ground breaking work
Replies: 6
Views: 2666

PowerPrep SC - ground breaking work

As a result of the ground-breaking work of Barbara McClintock, many scientists now believe that all of the information encoded in 50,000 to 100,000 of the different genes found in a human cell are contained in merely three percent of the cell's DNA. a) ... b) 50,000 to 100,000 of the human cell's di...

by moadhia

Mon Apr 13, 2009 6:40 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: PowerPrep SC - ground breaking work
Replies: 6
Views: 2666

PowerPrep SC - Horace Pippin

Having the right hand and arm being crippled by a sniper's bullet during th First World War , Horace Pippin, a Black American painter, worked by holding the brush in his right hand and guiding its movements with his left hand. A) Having the right hand and arm being crippled by a sniper's bullet dur...

by moadhia

Mon Apr 13, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: PowerPrep SC - Horace Pippin
Replies: 11
Views: 1780

I dont get why A & B are incorrect because of 'have been' and C isnt

"to be more conservative than they have been in setting dividends "

Actually I know A is wrong because of "were" ... but could please expand on why B is incorrect and C is correct ... :)

by moadhia

Mon Apr 13, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMAT prep- Dividends
Replies: 3
Views: 1207

GMAT prep- Dividends

Despite recent increases in sales and cash flow that have propelled automobile companies' common stocks to new highs, several industry analysts expect automakers, in order to conserve cash, to set dividends more conservatively than they were. A) to set dividends more conservatively than they were B)...

by moadhia

Mon Apr 13, 2009 5:43 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMAT prep- Dividends
Replies: 3
Views: 1207

@ketkoag .. its from OG ( official Guide 11th Edition)

by moadhia

Sun Apr 12, 2009 9:51 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: OG SC 118
Replies: 14
Views: 5912

OG SC 118

Students in the metropolitan school district lack math skills to such a large degree as to make it difficult to absorb them into a city economy becoming ever more dependent on information-based industries. (A) lack math skills to such a large degree as to make it difficult to absorb them into a city...

by moadhia

Sat Apr 11, 2009 6:04 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: OG SC 118
Replies: 14
Views: 5912

OG #80 - high-yielding

New hardy varieties of rice show promise of producing high yields without the costly requirements of irrigation and application of commercial fertilizer by earlier high-yielding varieties. (A) requirements of irrigation and application of commercial fertilizer by earlier high-yielding varieties (B) ...

by moadhia

Fri Apr 10, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: OG #80 - high-yielding
Replies: 1
Views: 951
by moadhia

Tue Apr 07, 2009 11:39 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMAT prep- Olympic Training
Replies: 5
Views: 2025

GMAT prep- Olympic Training

The Sports Medicine Programs of the Olympic Training Center, a complex where final try outs are held for athletes representing the US in the Olympics, is geared toward enhancing athletes' performance and toward their preparation for international competition. A.) is geared toward enhancing athletes'...

by moadhia

Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:09 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMAT prep- Olympic Training
Replies: 5
Views: 2025

GMAT Prep - Galelio

Galileo did not invent the telescope, but on hearing, in 1609, that such an optical instrument had been made, he quickly built his own device from an organ pipe and spectacle lenses. A. Galileo did not invent the telescope, but on hearing, in 1609, that such an optical instrument had been made, he ...

by moadhia

Tue Apr 07, 2009 9:07 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMAT Prep - Galelio
Replies: 6
Views: 16934

so if the questions stated that X >0, the ans would have been 1 or if X<0 , ans would have been -1 ??

by moadhia

Mon Apr 06, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: GMAT PREP 1 - PS
Replies: 7
Views: 1194

3 GMAT Prep SC questions

I couldn't understand the attached 3 SC questions from GMAT prep.

Can you please explain both the correct and incorrect choices?

Thanks in advance.

by moadhia

Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:43 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: 3 GMAT Prep SC questions
Replies: 2
Views: 922

GMAT PREP 1 - PS

Can anyone help me solve this? I dont understand mod sign there. Whats the logic behind that ??

by moadhia

Mon Apr 06, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: GMAT PREP 1 - PS
Replies: 7
Views: 1194

I have used the 3 OG books, manhattan Sc and kaplan 800. I am currently redoing 60% of the Sc and Cr questions from OG

by moadhia

Mon Apr 06, 2009 1:08 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: I have 3 weeks left, any strategies
Replies: 3
Views: 898