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aslan wrote:
The RC's in MGMAT are also filled with the weaken the argument and lots of inference with lengths of 80 lines!
Hi Aslan,
I think the question types of 'undermine' the conclusion/argument or 'infer' are standard question stems even within RC.
So that's ok...

by debmalya_dutta

Tue Nov 16, 2010 7:23 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Got a 710... done with the first hurdle
Replies: 8
Views: 2277

How did you find the verbal section compared to MGMAT CAT ones? Aslan Hi Aslan , Was never a vociferous proponent of MGMAT for verbal.. So did not use it extensively for Verbal. I had started with the SC Guide... Good book for reading .. Not sure how much it really helps you with the application bi...

by debmalya_dutta

Tue Nov 16, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Got a 710... done with the first hurdle
Replies: 8
Views: 2277

How did you find BTG Practice Questions ? Hi GoBlue, Hmmm... BTG Questions... The following is purely my opinion :) - BTG founding members may or may not appreciate the feedback . :) Go for it if you need Quant Practice .... Verbal - RC passage stems are lengthy and non representative of GMAT. So w...

by debmalya_dutta

Tue Nov 16, 2010 3:09 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Got a 710... done with the first hurdle
Replies: 8
Views: 2277

Got a 710... done with the first hurdle

Hi Everyone , I took the GMAT last Sunday and got a 710 (Q 49 and V 38) . Wasn't exactly excited but was pleased to have crossed the 700 barrier.. There is a motley of advices and strategies to prepare for GMAT and here's my bit to the community. I think most who have already taken the GMAT would pa...

by debmalya_dutta

Tue Nov 16, 2010 12:27 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Got a 710... done with the first hurdle
Replies: 8
Views: 2277

check out : https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/645/1/
It has details on relative pronouns too

by debmalya_dutta

Fri Oct 15, 2010 4:05 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: whose
Replies: 5
Views: 2418

my pick is 14..... exclude 1 & K .... 16 is the total number of factors including 1 and K

by debmalya_dutta

Tue Oct 05, 2010 6:20 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Number theory.....
Replies: 10
Views: 1045

It has to be option E: It says just integers may be positive or negative. Option 1 works fine for positive integers and for the other scenario it doesn't Option 2 can be eliminated as discussed in the above posts. I might be slow on this one ... irrespective of m being positive or negative ..... yo...

by debmalya_dutta

Mon Oct 04, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: M and N
Replies: 15
Views: 1716

What is the remainder when the positive integer n is divided by 3? 1. The remainder when n is divided by 2 is 1 2. The remainder when n + 1 is divided by 3 is 2 Joanna bought only $0.15 stamps and $0.29 stamps. How many $0.15 stamps did she buy? 1. She bought $4.4 worth of stamps 2. She bought an e...

by debmalya_dutta

Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:38 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Integer
Replies: 3
Views: 805

What is wrong with A? I see your point Sudhanshu.. It's a contender.... What was your reasoning ? I might be wrong with my selection of B... But the reason I did not go for A is because I had a doubt on whether the conclusion really depends on equal consideration for cost and deterrence ... It is r...

by debmalya_dutta

Sun Sep 26, 2010 5:33 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Computers Assisting Court Judges
Replies: 20
Views: 4795

Will go with B.... Judges enter the crime criteria and options are presented ... judge can select the cheapest option..Conclusion states that it will save the state money and will continue to restrict crime at the current level ... Assumption here is that all the sentence options that the judge is p...

by debmalya_dutta

Sun Sep 26, 2010 5:14 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Computers Assisting Court Judges
Replies: 20
Views: 4795

Hey...
was the quant section far more difficult than GMATprep?

by debmalya_dutta

Sat Sep 25, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Finally done!! From 530 to 680 (Q47, V37)
Replies: 36
Views: 8554

Congrats... You achieved what you set out for

by debmalya_dutta

Sat Sep 25, 2010 8:30 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Finally done!! From 530 to 680 (Q47, V37)
Replies: 36
Views: 8554

I could figure out that Option A and B individually are insufficient .On combining (1) and (2) I got an equation 21.5x + 10.25y=129 Now How do I save time to infer that I will get only 1 pair of value for x and y. hI , think that the question says that he purchases the same number of regular priced...

by debmalya_dutta

Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:47 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: gmat prep1
Replies: 6
Views: 2738

Can we not assume that AD is a perpendicular bisector of BC? We ca only assume that provided ABD and ADC are congruent... Unless and untill you can establish that , AD is not the bisector of BC Statement 1 is insufficient because we can only establish values for AB and BD from this ... For area we ...

by debmalya_dutta

Fri Sep 24, 2010 9:24 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: MGMAT Triangle properties
Replies: 14
Views: 4468
by debmalya_dutta

Fri Sep 24, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Probability
Replies: 5
Views: 1249