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Profile evaluation request: Indian/ Female/ Non-IT Engineer

Profile evaluation request: Indian/ Female/ Non-IT Engineer

Hi, I intend to apply to the top business schools. However am not sure which ones are best suited for me. I have shortlisted the following: London Business School Stanford Columbia Business School MIT ISB Nanyang Business School NUS , Singapore I wanted a realistic evaluation, whether I actually sta...

by Naruto

Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:38 am
Topic: Profile evaluation request: Indian/ Female/ Non-IT Engineer
Replies: 1
Views: 1277

Equations

Data Sufficiency

IMO D

Each alone is sufficient,
the equation is of form a^2-b^2, i.e (a+b) x (a-b)

if a+b is given we can find value of a-b and then solving the two the value of a

Same goes for a-b.

by Naruto

Wed Aug 26, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Equations
Replies: 7
Views: 1430

sequence

Problem Solving

From the info given, we can observe that
x1= 3, x2=4, x3=8, x4=17...
thus, x2-x1=2
x3-x2=4 i.e 2^2
x4-x3=8 i.e 2^3

thus we can see that x(n+1)-xn=2^n

so X20-X19= 2^19.

Here n+1 is 20 and n is 19.

by Naruto

Fri Aug 14, 2009 2:06 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: sequence
Replies: 2
Views: 1126

Prob

Problem Solving

Ans. 1/10

There are 5C3=10 ways to choose a three teams out of five. Choosing ABC is one way among them (particular case) therefore the probability is 1/10

(This is because the order of the teams that finish 1st,2nd,3rd doesnt count)

by Naruto

Fri Aug 14, 2009 1:58 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Prob
Replies: 2
Views: 1159

770 -- 50 Q, 46 V -- Content First, Then Speed

I just Beat The GMAT!

Thanks it was a great and a very helpful debrief. All the best with your applications!
Which guide did u refer for inequalities, i find myself weak there. Also any suggestions for attacking RC's?

by Naruto

Thu Aug 13, 2009 3:12 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 770 -- 50 Q, 46 V -- Content First, Then Speed
Replies: 46
Views: 127435

Permo Combo continues 6

Problem Solving

The answer is 10. 5c3 = 10 5 lines, to form a triangle, you need 3 lines, so how many ways can you choose 3 out 5? 5c3 = 10 I disagree with your logic, the question is how many triangles can be formed with all the available points of intersection, not how many arrangements are possible to form one ...

by Naruto

Mon Aug 10, 2009 3:21 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Permo Combo continues 6
Replies: 9
Views: 1692

down but not out!!!

I just Beat The GMAT!

Hey, I am shocked , I did think, your score would be above 730 for sure, well I crashed and burned too. I thought was easily able to pull off a 710 but am in the same boat... Actually i too had crammed around 5-6 tests in the last week before GMAT. And my scores were ranging between 690-710. However...

by Naruto

Wed Aug 05, 2009 10:09 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: down but not out!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 4819

logic-must be true

Critical Reasoning

OA is E, Its from Kaplan 800

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:38 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: logic-must be true
Replies: 11
Views: 2036

kindly explain this question.

Re: kindly explain this question.

245. Discrimination in wages paid in occupations that are predominantly male over the predominantly female have given rise to substantial differentials between the wage of housepainters and secretaries and between the wages of parking-lot attendants and library assistants. (A) paid in occupations t...

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:34 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: kindly explain this question.
Replies: 5
Views: 3295

Sentence Correction

rajbirdadhiyala wrote:I fail to understand why people don't search the forum before posting any question. No offences mate.
I did search, how else do u search other than posting the question in search???

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:26 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

760 (99th percentile)!

I just Beat The GMAT!

Hey awesome, congrats, btw since most of the prep questions are from OG while giving prep2 were most questions familiar?

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:31 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 760 (99th percentile)!
Replies: 5
Views: 3001

GMATPrep - Fish

Sentence Correction

here is the official explanation The first and second choices illogically state that the suppliers are not only growing the fish but are also growing the natural growth rate of the fish. The third choice elliptically states that suppliers are growing fish twice as fast as growing them naturally grow...

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:30 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMATPrep - Fish
Replies: 12
Views: 1943

SV40

Critical Reasoning

OA is E, i too fell for the C trap but later realised that even if traces of virus are found in the vaccine that does not proof its cause for the disease in patients it just re-affirms the contamination mentioned. In E, its like showing when cause does not occur the effect does not occur hence stren...

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:04 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: SV40
Replies: 10
Views: 4544

Sentence Correction

well further discussion on this question is available at
http://www.beatthegmat.com/sc-which-one ... tml#166226

and
http://www.manhattangmat.com/forums/the ... t1161.html

by Naruto

Thu Jul 30, 2009 4:55 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Fianancial benefit

Critical Reasoning

IMO C

Because if C is true then the comparison and the factors considered are rendered moot.

by Naruto

Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:43 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Fianancial benefit
Replies: 7
Views: 1311