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#### In spite of what its critics say, the new, expensive artificial kidney implant is a boon to modern medicine. These

##### Re: In spite of what its critics say, the new, expensive artificial kidney implant is a boon to modern medicine. These

In spite of what its critics say, the new, expensive artificial kidney implant is a boon to modern medicine. These critics should remember that the first heart transplants stimulated an enormous amount of beneficial medical research, even though the transplant technique was later rejected in favor o...

#### Agricultural scientists have estimated that the annual loss by erosion of arable land caused by heavy rainfall and

##### Re: Agricultural scientists have estimated that the annual loss by erosion of arable land caused by heavy rainfall and

(A) the annual loss by erosion of arable land caused by heavy rainfall and inadequate flood controls approaches two million acres per year ..........Redundancy (B) the erosion of heavy rainfall and inadequate flood control causes a loss of arable land approaching two million acres per year.............

#### Coordinate Geometry

##### Re: Coordinate Geometry

From the diagram, we can say that slope of the line should be -Ve therefore, option C and D are out. From the diagram, it's also clear that Y-intercept is greater than 2 and lower than 3. Therefore, if we take x = 0 then, E is out as it's -ve intercept. B is out as it is more than 3. So we are left ...

by sjain296

Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Coordinate Geometry
Replies: 2
Views: 82

#### A caterer must choose 3 canapes to serve from 12 possible selections. In how many possible combinations can he serve the

##### Re: A caterer must choose 3 canapes to serve from 12 possible selections. In how many possible combinations can he serve

3 things have to be selected from 12 possible options

No of ways to do that = 12 C 3 = 220

Option A

#### Along the mudflats of Garantia, exist two types of annelids: earthworms and lugworms. Earthworms tend to emerge from the

##### Re: Along the mudflats of Garantia, exist two types of annelids: earthworms and lugworms. Earthworms tend to emerge from

Along the mudflats of Garantia, exist two types of annelids: earthworms and lugworms. Earthworms tend to emerge from the mud early in the morning when there is more moisture and nutrients. As a result, earthworms have access to more nutrients and thus reproduce far faster than the lugworm, which spe...

#### The integration of Major League baseball was viewed to be a potential threat to revenue because Major League clubs

##### Re: The integration of Major League baseball was viewed to be a potential threat to revenue because Major League clubs

E is the best among the given choices. A) viewed to be a potential threat to revenue because Major League clubs rented their ballparks when they traveled to Negro League teams ................ "Viewed as" is the correct idiom. Ballparks are being rented to Negro League Teams. So, a change in meaning...

#### Each team of business students are responsible for creating a marketable business plan. A. are responsible for creating

##### Re: Each team of business students are responsible for creating a marketable business plan. A. are responsible for crea

Option D A. are responsible for creating a marketable business plan............S-V issue. 'Each Team' is a singular subject. B. are responsible to create a marketable business plan..............S-V issue. You are 'Responsible for' something. C. is responsible for creating a business plan that is abl...

#### At the store, Sam bought a shirt and a toaster. There was an 8% sales tax on each item, and with tax, Sam paid a total

##### Re: At the store, Sam bought a shirt and a toaster. There was an 8% sales tax on each item, and with tax, Sam paid a tot

Let's assume price of the shirt before tax = P Price of the Toaster before tax = T ......(Given) Price of the shirt including the tax = P + P*8% = 1.08 P Price of the Toaster including the tax = T + T*8% = 1.08 T _______________________________________________________________ The total amount paid b...

#### Modifiers; Source:Economist GMAT

##### Re: Modifiers; Source:Economist GMAT

IMO answer should be A Rejecting the idea that space must be the representation of a relation or a substance, Immanuel Kant understood that space is instead an integral entity inherent to the systematic structure that allows humans to comprehend and arrange events. A. of a relation or a substance, I...

by sjain296

Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Modifiers; Source:Economist GMAT
Replies: 1
Views: 173

#### Equestrian enthusiasts predict that the alleged abuse of anabolic steroids among horse trainers would subside as long as

##### Re: Equestrian enthusiasts predict that the alleged abuse of anabolic steroids among horse trainers would subside as lon

The answer should be E 2:3 split - a prediction has been made. So 'will' will be used. 'Would' is used for a hypothetical situation. Therefore, we can straightaway eliminate A & B. C eliminated. 'If' preferred in conditional sentences. between D, and E.......If..Then construction. Option E uses corr...

#### In China, a country not known for freedom of political expression, the number of social protests increased from slightly

##### Re: In China, a country not known for freedom of political expression, the number of social protests increased from slig

The answer should be A A. the number of social protests increased from slightly less than 10,000 in 1993 to more than 58,000 in..............Looks fine B. the numbers of social protests increased from slightly less than 10,000 in 1993 to more than 58,000 in.......................It should be the num...

#### Results from the 1998 national Demographic and Health Survey confirm that, even when compared with densely populated

##### Re: Results from the 1998 national Demographic and Health Survey confirm that, even when compared with densely populated

The answer should be E (A) like Thailand and Indonesia, the Philippine nation's fertility rates consistently exceed all of..................Like is used to introduce an example. Such as should have been used. Also, wrong comparison. Countries are compared with the fertility rate. (B) like Thailand a...

#### Club X has more than 10 but fewer than 40 members

##### Re: Club X has more than 10 but fewer than 40 members

Let's assume total members in club X = n Given 10 < n < 40. Now, condition 1: 3 members at 1 table and 4 members at the rest of the table. Let's say total tables occupied = y + 1 Total members = 3*1 + 4*y.................................(1) Condition 2: 3 members at 1 table and 5 members at the rest...

by sjain296

Sat Aug 15, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Club X has more than 10 but fewer than 40 members
Replies: 2
Views: 105

#### A florist has 2 azaleas, 3 buttercups, and 4 petunias. She puts

##### Re: A florist has 2 azaleas, 3 buttercups, and 4 petunias. She puts

Prob that florist doesn't have to change the bouquet (X) = 1 - florist has to change the bouquet (Y)

Probability of getting 2 same flowers (Y) = (2C2 + 3C2 + 4C2) / 9C2 = (1+ 3 + 6) / 36 = 10/36

Req Probability (X) = 1 - (10/36) = 26/36 = 13/18

Option B should be the answer

by sjain296

Sat Aug 15, 2020 6:51 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: A florist has 2 azaleas, 3 buttercups, and 4 petunias. She puts
Replies: 2
Views: 101

#### The distributor of cases of a certain beverage charges $60 per case for orders of 1 to 5 cases,$50 per case for orders

##### Re: The distributor of cases of a certain beverage charges $60 per case for orders of 1 to 5 cases,$50 per case for ord

For orders of 1 to 5 cases charges: $60 per case 6 to 20 cases charges:$50 per case 20+ cases charges: $45 per case For orders: charges for 3 cases: 3 x 60 =$180 charges for 11 cases: 11 x 50 = $550 Charges for 30 cases: 30 x 45 =$1350 -------------------------------------------------- Total amou...