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thanks orgplea.....

and ' distrust of ' is a usable expression.it fits in this context.

by ruplun

Fri Mar 09, 2012 7:21 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Practice sc questions from Princeton Review verbal workwook
Replies: 17
Views: 2684

Due to his temperament being fueled by distrusting technology, Stanley Kubrick did his best to insulate himself from what he termed "the pains of modern living." a. Due to his temperament being fueled by distrusting b. Because his temperament was being fueled by a distrust of c. His temperament fue...

by ruplun

Fri Mar 09, 2012 3:20 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Practice sc questions from Princeton Review verbal workwook
Replies: 17
Views: 2684

gmat1011 wrote:This question (Sir Joseph Lister) popped up on the Kaplan CAT (No 4) that I took yesterday.

The answer to this is A.
in C ... As the sentence starts with Beacuse , it cannot be discarded.Please a good reasoning is required.

by ruplun

Fri Mar 09, 2012 3:19 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Practice sc questions from Princeton Review verbal workwook
Replies: 17
Views: 2684

SD with values

Which set has the greatest standard deviation?

I. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9
II. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
III. 1, -1, -3, -5, -7

(A) I
(B) II
(C) III
(D) I and II
(E) none

i AM CONFUSED WITH THE THIRD SET .... ARE WE ADDING IT .THEN TOTAL = 15,MEAN = 15/3 =5
IS IT CORRECT?

by ruplun

Thu Mar 08, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: SD with values
Replies: 1
Views: 483

population

The population of Linterhast was 3,600 people in 1990 and 4,800 people in 1993. If the population growth rate per thousand is constant, then what will be the population in 1996?

(A) 6,000
(B) 6,400
(C) 7,200
(D) 8,000
(E) 9,600

by ruplun

Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: population
Replies: 2
Views: 903

Seven countries signed a treaty binding each of them to perform specified actions on a certain fixed date, with the actions of each conditional on simultaneous action taken by the other countries. Each country was also to notify the six other countries when it had completed its action. The simultan...

by ruplun

Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:36 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Seven countries Treaty
Replies: 6
Views: 1137
by ruplun

Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:32 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: sunrise
Replies: 9
Views: 1246

A new test for AIDS has proved helpful in eliminating blood, contaminated with the virus, from the nation’s blood supply. (A) in eliminating blood, contaminated with the virus, from the nation’s blood supply (B) in eliminating blood from the nation’s blood supply that is contaminated with the...

by ruplun

Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:38 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: aids
Replies: 30
Views: 6161

aids

A new test for AIDS has proved helpful in eliminating blood, contaminated with the virus, from the nation’s blood supply. (A) in eliminating blood, contaminated with the virus, from the nation’s blood supply (B) in eliminating blood from the nation’s blood supply that is contaminated with the ...

by ruplun

Tue Mar 06, 2012 2:19 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: aids
Replies: 30
Views: 6161

Rule

The first three terms of a linear sequence are -2,18 and 38.What is the rule for this sequence?

by ruplun

Tue Mar 06, 2012 2:16 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Rule
Replies: 2
Views: 542

the concept of past perfect is that one action has ended and then the normal past event occurs.Therefore to my understanding when I was in US earthquaKe did not occur...

by ruplun

Wed Feb 29, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: confusion over past perfect
Replies: 3
Views: 830

confusion over past perfect

I was at the circus for only half an hour when the assailant struck;ever since the stabbing I am terribly afraid of clowns. The correct solution is: I had been at the circus for only half an hour when the assailant struck;since the stabbing I have been terribly afraid of clowns. I fail to understand...

by ruplun

Wed Feb 29, 2012 9:13 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: confusion over past perfect
Replies: 3
Views: 830

sunrise

The Sunrise policy at Melvin Prexart & Co states that, henceforth, the strategy guidelines should be implemented quicker than they had been in the past . (A) the strategy guidelines should be implemented quicker than they had been in the past (B) the strategy guidelines should be implemented quicker...

by ruplun

Wed Feb 29, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: sunrise
Replies: 9
Views: 1246

3^12- last digit

What is the last digit of 3^12?

3 has a cycle of 4, hence 12 is divided by 4 , the remainder is 0 in this case.So what will be the last digit ..please let me know.

by ruplun

Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:25 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: 3^12- last digit
Replies: 2
Views: 661

who /whom

The Diary of Anne Frank tells the true story of a young girl and her family that were hidden during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands by a gentile Dutch couple, though they were eventually discovered. (A) that were hidden during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands by a gentile Dutch couple, ...

by ruplun

Tue Feb 28, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: who /whom
Replies: 2
Views: 663