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Scored 780 thanks to Ian Stewart

I just Beat The GMAT!

Thats a great debrief and let me be the first one to congratulate you

Wed Sep 02, 2009 3:20 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Scored 780 thanks to Ian Stewart
Replies: 21
Views: 19507

Sentence Correction

1. The growth of the railroads led to the abolition of local times, which was determined by when the sun reached the observerâ€™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 observerâ€™s meridian and diff...

Mon Aug 17, 2009 10:24 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Replies: 7
Views: 3728

Is |x| = y-z

Re: Is |x| = y-z

When you have modulus |x| = a, then x can be X = +a Or X = -a I’m not sure but the answer should be A. The question can be rephrased as: X = y – z OR X = -y + z From 1 we do get x = -y + z Is |x| = y-z ? 1. x + y = z 2. x < 0 Lets say question is Is |x| =a 1. x=-a 2. x <0 Don't you think we both re...

Sun Aug 16, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Is |x| = y-z
Replies: 10
Views: 1339

Is |x| = y-z

Is |x| = y-z

Is |x| = y-z ?

1. x + y = z

2. x < 0

Sun Aug 16, 2009 6:49 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Is |x| = y-z
Replies: 10
Views: 1339

LSAT CR

Critical Reasoning

IMO D .. Really don't know how to explain

Sun Aug 16, 2009 4:17 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: LSAT CR
Replies: 5
Views: 1557

CR books

Critical Reasoning

mkhanna wrote:would it make sense to redo the OG questions?
Well, that depends entirely on you. If you think that you have missed some of the points while going through earlier. You can go through again.

Sun Aug 16, 2009 12:59 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR books
Replies: 4
Views: 1283

CR books

Critical Reasoning

1000 CR is best

Sun Aug 16, 2009 12:54 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR books
Replies: 4
Views: 1283

Agreement

Re: Agreement

Hello, The below sentence is correct as given. While depressed property values can hurt some large investors, they are potentially devastating for homeowners , whose equity - in many cases representing a life's savings - can plunge or even disappear Can you please enlighten me on how 'they' properl...

Sun Aug 16, 2009 12:51 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Agreement
Replies: 3
Views: 921

Roger

Sentence Correction

madhur ur query is somewhat related to my query.... Hope someone throws light on this aspect of the sentence I think I got this one. turned out to describe is not the modifier. Only on the geometry of what are called aperiodic tiles is the modifier. Hence if we remove the modifier from the sentence...

Sat Aug 15, 2009 9:32 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Roger
Replies: 3
Views: 868

'Times as +... + as' vs 'Times more+ ... + than'

Re: 'Times as +... + as' vs 'Times more+ ... + than'

Can anyone help me understand which idiom is correct? Tx 'Times as +... + as' vs 'Times more+ ... + than' Check the below examples where both seem to be correct. But use of 'Times more likely than' seems to be wrong in second example 1. Some psychiatric studies indicate that among distinguished art...

Sat Aug 15, 2009 8:31 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: 'Times as +... + as' vs 'Times more+ ... + than'
Replies: 2
Views: 1294

Roger

Roger

1.The work of mathematician Roger Penrose in the early 1970s, on the geometry of what are called aperiodic tiles, turned out to describe the architecture of a previously unknown class of crystals. (A) what are called aperiodic tiles, turned out to describe (B) what is called aperiodic tiles, describ...

Sat Aug 15, 2009 8:09 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Roger
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Data

Sentence Correction

ankit1383 wrote:Data is plural form of DATUM(which is rarely used today)
That was useful .. Thanks

Sat Aug 15, 2009 6:47 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Data
Replies: 7
Views: 1087

Christopher Columbus

Re: Christopher Columbus

IMO D Rather than accept the conventional wisdom that the earth was flat, Christopher Columbus was sent by the king and queen of Spain to see if he could reach India by sailing west. A. Rather than accept the conventional wisdom that the earth was flat, Christopher Columbus was sent by the king and ...

Sat Aug 15, 2009 6:12 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Christopher Columbus
Replies: 7
Views: 3023

Monroe

Critical Reasoning

OA : E , B

Sat Aug 15, 2009 10:05 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Monroe
Replies: 6
Views: 1801

Parallelogram

Data Sufficiency

Guys if opposite sides are parallel then it can be shown that they will be equal, so condition B should suffice. See the following construction: --------------------------- --------------------------- If you connect them the alternate angle will be equal. connect both the diagonal you will get two ...