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weird i got a 750 with a q49 and v44. how can that be explained?

by Svedankae

Sat Oct 03, 2009 10:06 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 750, 49 quant, 42 verbal
Replies: 2
Views: 2554

750 Q49 V44 -- Why cant I just be happy?

Hey guys, I took the gmat today and ended up with the score above. I know I should be happy about it, but actually I am pretty down. I know for certain that I missed the first 2 questions on the quant section (yes, you read correctly, I feel like such an idiot) and one additional rather easy geometr...

by Svedankae

Sat Oct 03, 2009 8:49 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 750 Q49 V44 -- Why cant I just be happy?
Replies: 4
Views: 1894

German Bsc. student clueless. Please advise :)

Hello everybody, I am a student from Germany currently finishing my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. I am attending the second best B-school in Germany and in the top 15%, maybe top 10% of my class. Unfortunately here in Germany we do not have a grading scale that translates to GPA, s...


Questions on various idioms

Hello, I am wondering which expression is regarded as correct by the GMAT: Identical to / Identical with Sick from / Sick with Also: I read that on the GMAT "should" indicates a "moral obligation". Is that always the case or just in sentences such as: "The court ruled that the victim should be reimb...

by Svedankae

Fri Sep 25, 2009 12:41 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Questions on various idioms
Replies: 1
Views: 1700

heshamelaziry wrote:IMO [spoiler]A. I think it is best choice[spoiler][/spoiler]
Any other opinions? I would have gone with A as well, but its incorrect according to MGMAT. They say D is the correct answer.

by Svedankae

Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:14 pm
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Tarcoles River
Replies: 3
Views: 4741
by Svedankae

Thu Sep 24, 2009 12:07 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Two lines intersect...
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

Tarcoles River

Many daring vacationers who participate in guided boat tours on the Tarcoles River encounter native crocodiles lurking in the shallows, whose eyes and noses are peeking out from the surface of the murky water. A encounter native crocodiles lurking in the shallows, whose eyes and noses are peeking ou...

by Svedankae

Thu Sep 24, 2009 12:02 pm
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Tarcoles River
Replies: 3
Views: 4741

Sorry about the confusing post & thank you very much for your response. I see it now :)

by Svedankae

Thu Sep 24, 2009 11:59 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Did kaplan screw up on this question?
Replies: 2
Views: 1950

LifetimesofSC wrote:Some answers are wrong?

About 8 out of 1000. I would reconsider your statement. 992 questions with right answers should be sufficient.
In GMATland that statement totally holds.

by Svedankae

Thu Sep 24, 2009 11:57 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: 1,000 Sentence Correction Document -- Again
Replies: 5
Views: 5045

Two lines intersect...

Hello, just a quick question: In a MGMAT CAT i came across this question asking whether some line S intersects some segment QR. (see picture). In the solution they say that if a segment lies on a line, it can be said that the line intersects the segment. i am very astonished to read this, i think it...

by Svedankae

Sun Sep 20, 2009 8:32 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Two lines intersect...
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

OG 11 Q 122

More than 30 years ago Dr. Barbara McClintock, the Nobel Prize winner, reported that genes can "jump", as pearls moving mysteriously from one necklace to another A ... B like pearls moving mysteriously from one necklace to another C as pearls do that move mysteriously from one necklace to others D l...

by Svedankae

Wed Sep 16, 2009 12:22 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: OG 11 Q 122
Replies: 2
Views: 1011

...there is no remainder, or am i mistaken?

by Svedankae

Sun Sep 13, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Adding Exponents - tough gmat problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1513

SC from Kaplan Advanced

Having lost his sight to sustained eyestrain , John Milton nevertheless composed Paradise Lost, considered by many to be the greatest English epic. 1. ... 2. With his sight lost to sustained eyestrain 3. Blinded by sustained eyestrain 4. Having been blinded by excessive eyestrain 5. Blinded with su...

by Svedankae

Tue Aug 25, 2009 7:53 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: SC from Kaplan Advanced
Replies: 18
Views: 2480

Hey guys, Ive been going through Eric's flashcards and I noticed some stuff I am not too sure whether this is really correct. 1) One of the + PLURAL NOUN + that/who + SINGULAR VERB “He is one of the persons who bakes spectacular cakes.� --> Isn't that concept incorrect? Shouldn't there be a plur...

by Svedankae

Thu Aug 20, 2009 12:05 pm
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Download my free GMAT Flashcards!
Replies: 406
Views: 696249

Did kaplan screw up on this question?

Hey gang,

please have a look at the question in the attachment. It says that [/img]c is correct. however it is has "consider to be" in it. i always thought there is no "to be" and no "as" after "consider".

am i mistaken or did kaplan screw up on this question?

thanks

by Svedankae

Wed Aug 19, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Did kaplan screw up on this question?
Replies: 2
Views: 1950