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Hi All, I have a doubt regarding second choice. In case B "When d is rounded to the nearest integer, the result is 1." Eg : i consider example 0.49 ( rounded to nearest interger is 1 right ) , But in reality 0.49 < 0.5 .On other hand if i consider 0.51 or above the solution is satisfied . so how is ...

by sandysai

Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:56 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: OG 64
Replies: 9
Views: 3760

I have a doubt regarding second choice. In case B "When d is rounded to the nearest integer, the result is 1." Eg : i consider example 0.49 ( rounded to nearest interger is 1 right ) , But in reality 0.49 < 0.5 .On other hand if i consider 0.51 or above the solution is satisfied . so how is B suffic...

by sandysai

Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: OG 64
Replies: 9
Views: 3760

Hi stacey, The source of this question is official gmac retired question paper 48. Confused with meaning,My undestanding is below : The Banks loose money when there is rise in Short term interest rates BUT they are unable to increase interest rates on mortgages. These events are both interconnected ...

by sandysai

Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:31 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Savings banks
Replies: 11
Views: 4502

Hi All, My quant score on gmat prep fluctuates from 44-47.is there a way i can fix it. what is the strategy did you follow to get these high scores in quant. Im sure after 46 + its gets more concept tested, i did the stratergy guides and Og, can you please suggest how did you'll improve and recognis...

by sandysai

Tue Jul 31, 2012 2:28 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Hardwork+Commonsense+Luck- Recipe for a 750+
Replies: 46
Views: 27573

Hi Buddy You just give up just because did not get score in 2 attempts? If your stepping back just because you did not get score then that not a good reason , But incase you do have passion for something else and not chasing MBA exposure then there is reason to choose what you really like doing. fig...

by sandysai

Fri Jul 06, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: JUST GOT BEATEN UP BY GMAT TWICE IN 1 MONTH :(.PLEASE HELP
Replies: 4
Views: 1993

Hi Mariya Feels sorry to see you go through such an experience. I personally feel GMAT is not end of the world , relax first and give it with calmer mind next time. just relax and give it try with better mindset and stay focused on question at hand rather than what has been already answered. Probabl...

by sandysai

Sun Apr 01, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: mm
Replies: 3
Views: 2122

Smodak Hi, im aswel in the similar range you discussed below and im targetting exam aswel around same timeframe in august. There is no generic approach to bump up score to specific number without analyising the mistakes performed in each sections. when you generate assement report in Manhattan it cl...

by sandysai

Mon Jul 04, 2011 9:27 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: Have a month - need to get +50
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Hi Rahul if ab does not equal 0, and (-a.b) and (-b,a) are in the same quadrant, is (-x,y) in this quadrant? (1) xy>0 (2) ax>0 Your earlier response: "Combining (1) and (2), we get to know that x, y and a are all positive or all negative that x, y and a have the same sign" I have QQ the above statem...

by sandysai

Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:47 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: quadrant problem
Replies: 21
Views: 11352

Ron, Here is my basic question : Option II u=1-r & v=1-s --? Eq 1 Question is : are the points (r,s) & (u,v) equidistant for the origin . Does that mean the midpoint for both of these need to be origin ?? If so { ( r+u) /2 , (s+v)/2 } --> Eq 2 By subtituting eq1 in eq2 { (r+1-r)/2 , ( 1-s+s)/2 ) } =...

by sandysai

Tue Oct 19, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Coordinate System
Replies: 10
Views: 7346

This is my thought : conclusion: we all agree that marijuana can cause cancer. The Logical Opposite :marijuana can not cause cancer.-->option B The Polar opposite : Option E : states marijuana will cure cancer (by lessen the undesirable side effects ).i.e performing more than just being neutral to c...

by sandysai

Sat Aug 07, 2010 9:40 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Weaken The Argument
Replies: 16
Views: 2413

@ssgmatter : I went in first reason to eliminate option D

by sandysai

Sat Aug 07, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR-3
Replies: 6
Views: 4347

My Option B

The question reasons why the average number of meals PER NIGHT served increasedin wildflower cafe

Option B: states because of new visitors visiting that town and lack of seats in new restuarants , will increase the sales in wildflower cafe.

by sandysai

Sat Aug 07, 2010 8:24 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: GMATPrep CR - Help
Replies: 6
Views: 1684

Hi

One basic question;

Given question "The satisfy the inequalities -3 < x < 4 and 3 < y < 11. How many different triangles with these properties could be constructed? "

The possible values of X = (-2,-1,0,1,2,3) --> That is 6 possible values.. isn't it ? How was 8 derived at.

by sandysai

Wed Aug 04, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: knewton, error in question?
Replies: 4
Views: 1098

IMO its A



Lucy says But the usage if drug was normal in adults ,In contrast ( means its not normal ) for children. so i conclude the current levels in children are high /abnormal .

by sandysai

Sun Jul 25, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: mgmat-drugs
Replies: 7
Views: 1369

I agree with above explanation by PNK . IMO is E.


What is OA?

by sandysai

Sun Jul 25, 2010 9:47 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: mgmat-city church
Replies: 3
Views: 833