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in verbal my performance varied....in the last GMATprep test (2nd one) i cud score only 640 (V 28 ) ...here SC (7 wrong)was the killer, CR with 2 mistakes (the 2nd & 3rd ones) and one whole RC went wrong. In a previous GMATprep i cud get a pretty ok score of 700 with SC again the killer and the rest...

by jangojess

Sun Nov 04, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: A depressed 620!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2598

i scored only once a 700 and the rest was just a 650 score.......tutors such as pahwa, mayonnaise please do help me!!!!

by jangojess

Sat Nov 03, 2007 3:06 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: A depressed 620!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2598

A depressed 620!!!!!!!!!!

Just came back from the test centre with a 620 in my had!!!! Scored 50 in Q and just a 25 in V....AWA went fine for me, was pretty easy in the arg and in issue could get the valid points somehow...Math too went fine with some DS tricky Qs in b/w. WARNING - In DS Qs please do chk before you select a ...

by jangojess

Fri Nov 02, 2007 2:04 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: A depressed 620!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2598

i've actually posted a Q regarding the same but did not get any response....... :(

http://www.beatthegmat.com/viewtopic.php?t=6275

by jangojess

Tue Oct 30, 2007 11:44 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Jurassic Park
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

the source for this Q is Nova Prep Course Guide. Its a PDF that i got from net...has SC, CR and RC prep materials and Qs...CR and RC i found it a bit tuf.....

by jangojess

Tue Oct 30, 2007 11:42 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Jurassic Park
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park, written by Michael Crichton, and which was first printed in 1988, is a novel about a theme park of the future in which dinosaurs roam free. (A) Jurassic Park, written by Michael Crichton, and which was first printed in 1988, (B) Jurassic Park, written by Michael Crichton and first pri...

by jangojess

Tue Oct 30, 2007 6:20 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Jurassic Park
Replies: 4
Views: 2146

stmt 1 - there can be two solutions for x in this case. x+1 =2(x-1)...... x= 3. x+1 =2(1-x)....when modulus is used both conditions of difference need to be considered....In this case x = 1/3.....Since x has two values ...Insuff stmt 2 - x not equal to 3 is the sol.....Insuff Both - the only possibl...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:42 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: DS
Replies: 5
Views: 1873

96 = 2^5 * 3 * 1...Single digits can be any type of combination of these factors. stmt 1 - m is odd. For this to happen either 3 or 1 has to be in units place. If 1 is in units place then the prod of other 2 single digits shld be 96, which is impossible. If 3 is in units place then prod of other 2 s...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:37 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: DS
Replies: 1
Views: 1461

for the product mpt to be even atleast one of the integers have to be even. stmt 1 - t-p = p-m ==> p=(t+m)/2, also p is a positive integer. If p has to be integer then both t and m have to either even or odd. If we take an avg of an even and odd number then the avg will be a decimal. Now avg of any ...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:29 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: DS
Replies: 3
Views: 1578

Info from Q - x is a multiple of 6, which means x =6k and so x will definitely contain factors - 2 & 3. ||ly Y is a multiple of 14 means y will have 7 and 2 as factors. Now for xy to be a multiple of 105 there needs to be 3,5 and 7 as factors. Now as per the Q info we have 3 and 7 as factors. So any...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:22 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: DS
Replies: 1
Views: 1704

stmt 1 - i think it shld be Greatest Common Dvisior (GCD) which means the HCF (Highest Common Factor) of x and y is 10...insuff stmt 2 - LCM is 100......insuff Both - HCF is 10 and LCM is 100...Now the prod of 2 numbers = HCF * LCM = 1000, which is a multiple of 8.....Suff and so ans is C This link ...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:17 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: GMAT Powerprep -Number properties question
Replies: 3
Views: 1318

Avg - Avg price of cars Total - Total price of cars Num - Number of cars sold Y1 - Past year Y2 - Curr year Avg Y2 > Avg Y1 ==> Total Y2/Num Y2 > Total Y1 /Num Y1 Now Num Y2 < Num Y1...So for the above inequality to be true Total Y2 > Total Y1. Now if the Total Y2 has to be gr8ter with number of car...

by jangojess

Sun Oct 28, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR2 help now..
Replies: 2
Views: 1984

Conclusion - More tax ==> Price increase ==> Tobacco use will reduce
Evidence - Govt new rule...

Tobacco comp has to pay some extra money as extra tax. Here we assume that the ONLY way to get that extra money is thru price increment of products.........This is clearly mentioned in A.

by jangojess

Sat Oct 27, 2007 11:53 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR1..urgent
Replies: 2
Views: 1817

conclusion - unless economic pie is not growing a rise in worker compensation is not justifiable. evidence - mentioning the past exp - in past economic pie was growing and so distirbution was justifiable... Economic pie growth ===> justifiable economic distirbution. So the flaw lies in the assumptio...

by jangojess

Sat Oct 27, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR3..urgent
Replies: 1
Views: 1889