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First of all, GMAT score is not everything when applying for non-indian B schools, which has stringent CAT criteria. And 630 is not that bad but its not that great as well. So don't evaluate your chances just based on 630 score. Yes you might get less scholarship and might be forced for some comprom...

by loveusonu

Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:41 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: GMAT Today 630 for third time-- Highly devastated !!
Replies: 7
Views: 3227

The world wildlife fund has declared that global warming, a phenomenon most scientsts agree to be caused by human begings in burning fossil fuels, will create havoc among migratory birds by altering the enviroment in ways harmful to their habitats. a) A phenomenon most scientists agree to be caused...

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:56 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: The world wildlife fund has declared that global warming
Replies: 42
Views: 28445

akhpad wrote:Above explanation is not convincing to me.

I am really confused over C and E.
C is opposite answer

by loveusonu

Wed Sep 08, 2010 1:18 pm
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: recent comparative study
Replies: 9
Views: 2426

Same I would go with D on this one too. what is your doubt?

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 07, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: knewton hw 5
Replies: 4
Views: 1505

Was between A & C, but would go with A.

Reading the line after bolded one, "because .." tilted by opinion towards C, but the bold statement itself states "in Fact", which sounds like a deliberation to me and hence going with A.

OA?

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:58 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: knewton hw 6
Replies: 4
Views: 1467

Frazier and Mosteller assert that medical research could be improved by a move toward larger, simpler clinical trials of medical treatments. Currently, researchers collect far more background information on patients than is strictly required for their trials—substantially more than hospitals coll...

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:45 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: Frazier and Mostelle_Medical Research!
Replies: 4
Views: 4297

These first few lines of passage suggests that patient-granting was orignally established as an incentive to pursuit risky ideas. Howvever studies show that this is not necessarily becoming true. The rest of the passage gives 2 examples of that reason for which patient-granting was established is no...

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:00 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: patent-granting
Replies: 3
Views: 2919

Researchers were surprised by this finding because the skeletal remains of crurostarsans indicate that these animals appeared in a greater variety of shapes and forms than dinosaurs, with more physical variety implying a stronger ability to adapt and thus survive by changing lifestyles, diets, and h...

by loveusonu

Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: recent comparative study
Replies: 9
Views: 2426

CR que

Paint-O advertisement: Our Eco-paint line of paint products has the fewest volatile organic compounds (VOCs) of all our paints. Consequently, our Eco-paint is one of the most ecologically responsible paint lines on the market today. Which of the following, if true, most weakens the argument in above...

by loveusonu

Sat Sep 04, 2010 5:22 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR que
Replies: 4
Views: 1364

Tricky DS

If the integer x is greater than 1, does x = 2?

1. x is evenly divisible by exactly two positive integers.
2. The sum of any two distinct positive factors of x is odd.

by loveusonu

Sat Sep 04, 2010 7:49 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Tricky DS
Replies: 1
Views: 744

Mutual Learning: Wrote the same essay so that we both can learn each other way of thinking, writing style etc.. Shikhar\homullus, Would appreciate if you could review. ESSAY QUESTION: "Employees always perform better when given a say in determining the boundaries of their roles within a company." Di...

by loveusonu

Sat Sep 04, 2010 6:34 am
Forum: GMAT Essays (AWA)
Topic: Help Evaluate my Essay
Replies: 5
Views: 2473

Thanks guys for providing different & unique ways to reach OA.
My question was regarding the usage of this structure "Capability of VERBing" / "Capable of VERBing"

gmat_perfect, could you please elaborate?

by loveusonu

Thu Sep 02, 2010 10:26 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Doubt regarding an official OG que
Replies: 14
Views: 5859

Doubt regarding an official OG que

The results of two recent unrelated studies support the idea that dolphins may share certain cognitive abilities with humans and great apes; the studies indicate dolphins as capable of recognizing themselves in mirrors—an ability that is often considered a sign of self-awareness—and to grasp spo...

by loveusonu

Wed Sep 01, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Doubt regarding an official OG que
Replies: 14
Views: 5859

because of ____ing", where ____ing is a verb participle, is unidiomatic The only exception to this rule is when ___ing acts as a adjective and is followed by noun. The rule of because of vs due to usage is: "Because of" refers to verb, while "due to" refers to noun. Eg: The evolution in cricket was ...

by loveusonu

Sun Aug 29, 2010 7:58 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Because of!
Replies: 19
Views: 3933

Hi all, This topic has already been discussed in this forum , but didnt find explanations much helpful - can you please assist me here - Repelled by bodily punishments such as maiming and branding, the idea of penitentiaries were reforms of the penal system by Quakers. (A) the idea of penitentiarie...

by loveusonu

Sun Aug 29, 2010 7:46 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: SC 1000 - 604. Repelled by bodily punishments
Replies: 6
Views: 3990