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Thanks sourabh33 for a detailed explanation , it really helped me . I guess mindset plays a great role in solving any kind of question . I did interpret the question in wrong way , presssumptions are to avoided :) .

by AIM GMAT

Sat May 21, 2011 6:01 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: SUPPORT argument
Replies: 3
Views: 937

SUPPORT argument

United Lumber will use trees from its forests for two products. The tree trunks will be used for lumber and the branches converted into wood chips to make fiberboard. The cost of this conversion would be the same whether done at the logging site, where the trees are debranched, or at United's factor...

by AIM GMAT

Fri May 20, 2011 11:49 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: SUPPORT argument
Replies: 3
Views: 937

The question is asking for INCREASE in tobacco sales + DECREASE in number of adults , so there are two conditions to be satisfied not just one . Also keep the EXCEPT condition in mind . A fits the bill . It says the adults smoking have increased . D says the number of adults smoking is the same but ...

by AIM GMAT

Fri May 20, 2011 6:55 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: OG - explain -- EXCEPT
Replies: 6
Views: 1100

IMO E . Crafted just like an OG question of flexi work timings .

by AIM GMAT

Fri May 20, 2011 6:42 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: The track ---> simple but nice CR
Replies: 6
Views: 1040

Finally, socialist feminists and most bourgeois feminists concurred in subordinating women's emancipation to what they considered the more important goal of liberating the entire Russian population from political oppression, economic backwardness, and social injustice. IMO B too . This is a good que...

by AIM GMAT

Wed May 18, 2011 7:48 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: Historians have identified
Replies: 4
Views: 2129

IMO C A. There are no types of vegetation on Tufe Island that are known to benefit from dry conditions. -- [ Other types of vegetation , simply out of scope to discuss ] B. There were about as many Turfil sunflowers on Tufe Peninsula two centuries ago as there are on Tufe Island today. -- [ Again ho...

by AIM GMAT

Tue May 17, 2011 5:39 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Two centuries ago, Tufe Peninsula became separated form the
Replies: 10
Views: 6058

IMO D .

D seems the best option to evaluate the severity of the crash .

Whats the OA ?

by AIM GMAT

Tue May 17, 2011 5:27 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Evaluation type - CR
Replies: 5
Views: 955

IMO A too .

Superb analogy Ron .

by AIM GMAT

Mon May 09, 2011 12:24 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: smith
Replies: 13
Views: 3076

I went for B because the argumengt says The recommended way , and though of industry standards as the recommended way :( .

But Tani's explanation seems laudable . A is better than B .

Thanks Atul for the link . Great question HSPA , as it gives a thrust to study ...

by AIM GMAT

Mon May 09, 2011 12:17 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: [CR][Spokesmen] HSPA posts
Replies: 8
Views: 835

IMO B .

B is in sync with the argument , as it states that current sales should not be hampered due to introduction of new technology . Each should reap the potential market , so its for betterment , not to disclose the new arrival till the older technology is on it peak .

by AIM GMAT

Mon May 09, 2011 12:10 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Pace of technological developement----strengthening
Replies: 7
Views: 940

IMO D too .

global outlook + the opportunity to learn about foreign cultures LEADS to D

by AIM GMAT

Mon May 09, 2011 12:07 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: political discourse----evaluate argument
Replies: 4
Views: 801

IMO C . It uses analogy to strengthen the argument .

E was also alluring to me but govt aids will not neccesarily improve infrastructure.

by AIM GMAT

Mon May 09, 2011 12:03 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Canadian companies are more enery efficient----strengthening
Replies: 5
Views: 826

Two issues :- 1] Singular vs Plural 2] Like vs As IMO B . The below is in short collection of such rules that might help :- One of the Xs + <singular> One of the Xs that/who + <plural> Only of the Xs + <singular> Only one of the Xs that/who + <plural> The only of the Xs that/who + <plural> small co...

by AIM GMAT

Sun May 08, 2011 9:23 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: subject verb -
Replies: 9
Views: 1018

Choice between B and D . Frankly speaking i would have choosen D on test day . BUt answer has to be B - 1] "responsible for " is idiomatically correct over "responsible to" 2] "another" is better than "other" OTHER can be used when two entities are discussed and ANOTHER when more than 2 are involve...

by AIM GMAT

Sun May 08, 2011 9:16 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: other vs another
Replies: 8
Views: 2154

Agreed with Abhishek's explanation .

E is the best choice available.

by AIM GMAT

Sat May 07, 2011 11:29 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Several studies have found that the coronary
Replies: 7
Views: 7971