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#### A wood beam $$48$$ inches in length is cut into two smaller beams. If one of the new beams is $$20$$ inches longer than

##### Re: A wood beam $$48$$ inches in length is cut into two smaller beams. If one of the new beams is $$20$$ inches longer t

Veritas Prep A wood beam $$48$$ inches in length is cut into two smaller beams. If one of the new beams is $$20$$ inches longer than the other, what is the length of the longer beam? A. $$14$$ B. $$18$$ C. $$28$$ D. $$30$$ E. $$34$$ OA E Using one variable is preferable to 2 variables, but, for &qu...

#### If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a boy?

##### Re: If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a bo

Source: Magoosh If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a boy? 1) If $$25$$ boys are removed from the school, the probability of selecting a boy will be $$0.75$$ 2) There are $$35$$ more boys than there are girls The OA is C Ta...

#### In the coordinate plane, Line $$H$$ has a positive slope, and Line $$J$$ never passes through the first quadrant. Which

##### Re: In the coordinate plane, Line $$H$$ has a positive slope, and Line $$J$$ never passes through the first quadrant. W

Source: Magoosh In the coordinate plane, line $$H$$ has a positive slope, and line $$J$$ never passes through the first quadrant. Which of the following could be true? I. Line $$J$$ is perpendicular to line $$H$$ II. Line $$J$$ is parallel to line $$H$$ III. Line $$J$$ intersects line $$H$$ on the ...

#### If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a boy?

##### Re: If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a bo

Magoosh If a child is randomly selected from Columbus elementary school, what is the probability that the child will be a boy? 1) If $$25$$ boys are removed from the school, the probability of selecting a boy will be $$0.75$$ 2) There are $$35$$ more boys than there are girls OA C Target question :...

#### Of the science books in a certain supply room, $$50$$ are on botany, $$65$$ are on zoology, $$90$$ are on physics,

##### Re: Of the science books in a certain supply room, $$50$$ are on botany, $$65$$ are on zoology, $$90$$ are on physics,

GMAT Paper Tests Of the science books in a certain supply room, $$50$$ are on botany, $$65$$ are on zoology, $$90$$ are on physics, $$50$$ are on geology, and $$110$$ are on chemistry. If science books are removed randomly from the supply room, how many must be removed to ensure $$80$$ of the books...

#### Word Problems

##### Re: Word Problems

How many people contributed to the Charity? 1. The average contribution to Charity $$Y$$ was $$\100$$ 2. Charity $$Y$$ collected a total of $$\47,000$$ in contributions The OA is C Source: Princeton Review Target question : How many people contributed to Charity Y? Statement 1 : The average contr...

by Brent@GMATPrepNow

Tue Jun 06, 2023 6:06 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Word Problems
Replies: 1
Views: 747

#### If a number between 0 and 1 is selected at random, which of the following will the number most likely be between?

##### Re: If a number between 0 and 1 is selected at random, which of the following will the number most likely be between?

If a number between 0 and 1 is selected at random, which of the following will the number most likely be between? A. 0 and 3/20 B. 3/20 and 1/5 C. 1/5 and 1/4 D. 1/4 and 3/10 E. 3/10 and 1/2 OA E Source: GMAT Prep We need to determine the LENGTH OF EACH INTERVAL. The interval that has the greatest ...

#### Are all of the terms in Set A equal?

##### Re: Are all of the terms in Set A equal?

Are all of the terms in Set A equal? (1) The sum of all 14 terms in Set A is 98. (2) The sum of any 3 terms in Set A is 21. OA C Source: Veritas Prep Target question : Are all of the terms in Set A equal? Statement 1 : The sum of all 14 terms in Set A is 98 There are several possible scenarios that...

by Brent@GMATPrepNow

Sat May 27, 2023 5:48 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Are all of the terms in Set A equal?
Replies: 1
Views: 703

#### If a rectangle of area $$24$$ can be partitioned into exactly $$3$$ nonoverlapping squares of equal area, what is the

##### Re: If a rectangle of area $$24$$ can be partitioned into exactly $$3$$ nonoverlapping squares of equal area, what is th

Source: Official Guide If a rectangle of area $$24$$ can be partitioned into exactly $$3$$ nonoverlapping squares of equal area, what is the length of the longest side of the rectangle? A. $$2\sqrt{2}$$ B. $$6$$ C. $$8$$ D. $$6\sqrt{2}$$ E. $$12\sqrt{2}$$ The OA is D Let's work backwards Here are 3...

#### Probability

##### Re: A couple decides to have $$4$$ children. If they succeed in having $$4$$ children and each child is equally likely t

Source: Official Guide A couple decides to have $$4$$ children. If they succeed in having $$4$$ children and each child is equally likely to be a boy or a girl, what is the probability that they will have $$2$$ girls and $$2$$ boys? A. $$3/8$$ B. $$1/4$$ C. $$3/16$$ D. $$1/8$$ E. $$1/16$$ The OA is...

#### If a and b are positive integers such that a/b = 82.024, which of the following can be the value of b?

##### Re: If a and b are positive integers such that a/b = 82.024, which of the following can be the value of b?

If a and b are positive integers such that a/b = 82.024, which of the following can be the value of b? (A) 100 (B) 150 (C) 200 (D) 250 (E) 550 OA D Source: Veritas Prep Notice that we can rewrite 82.024 as 82 + 24/1000 So, 82.024 = 82 + 24/1000 Simplify to get: 82.024 = 82 + 3/125 Rewritten as an E...

#### Is integer k a prime number?

##### Re: Is integer k a prime number?

Is integer k a prime number? (1) k = 10! + m, where 1 < m < 8 (2) k is a multiple of 7 OA A Source: Veritas Prep Target question : Is integer k a prime number? Statement 1 : k = 10! + m, where 1 < m < 8 Let's check a few values of m and look for a pattern. m = 2 k = 10! + 2 k = (10)(9)(8)(8)(6)(5)(...

by Brent@GMATPrepNow

Thu May 18, 2023 5:42 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Is integer k a prime number?
Replies: 1
Views: 730

#### A "descending number" is a three-digit number, such that the units digit is less than the tens digit and the tens digit

##### Re: A "descending number" is a three-digit number, such that the units digit is less than the tens digit and the tens di

Source: Magoosh A “descending number” is a three-digit number, such that the units digit is less than the tens digits and the tens digit is less than the hundreds digit. What is the probability that a three-digit number chosen at random is a “descending number”? A) $$3/25$$ B) $$2/9$$ C) $$2/15$$ D...