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We cannot categorize this question as per "OF / IN". However, while managing something if you say "Problems of Managing..." then it means that the problems are outcome (sort of) of the managing of X. Whereas, when in you face problems during the management of X, then it can be said "Problems In Mana...

by shovan85

Wed Jul 25, 2012 3:27 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: problem of/in
Replies: 1
Views: 557

Please post all the options - Helps others as well!

The sentence says that the study is not practical. However, D says the tornado not making the study practical.

by shovan85

Wed Jul 25, 2012 3:08 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: hurricane
Replies: 3
Views: 782

It's a question of Parallelism and Like/As. Going with the gerund "Trying to...", I would prefer "Tinkering with...".

Going with parallelism IMO C

by shovan85

Wed Jul 25, 2012 2:53 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: same as/similar to/like usage ???????????
Replies: 4
Views: 2948

(A) No connection between the text timeline and this option - we are not talking about Prince! (B) Accuracy of the report about Prince - nothing to do with the text. (C) the diagram accurately represents the composition of Sviatov's family at the time Sviatovin was written (Left out) (D) We cannot d...

by shovan85

Wed Jul 25, 2012 12:39 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Sviatovin (OG13 49)
Replies: 11
Views: 5025

For eliminating A, you can see the pronoun "They" is ambiguous, as it may refer to Home or it may refer to Festivals. As, home is singular we know that "they" points to "festivals" - but grammatically wrong. Consider, if those were homes instead of home.

by shovan85

Tue Jul 24, 2012 4:49 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Kiowi matriach, Aho
Replies: 1
Views: 690

[D] Young polio victims learning to live with their disabilities were helped to practice falling during the 1950s as part of their therapy .... Feels as if they were helped to practice falling at that period of time only. Practice falling during 1950s only not beyond that. Clearly, distorts the inte...

by shovan85

Tue Jul 24, 2012 3:22 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: As a part of their therapy
Replies: 1
Views: 533

What should be cultivated - Madagascar periwinkle or the derivative? Only option E says what is cultivated.

by shovan85

Mon Jul 23, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Madagaskar
Replies: 2
Views: 651

Total Ways = Driver seat (2 ways) * 4 * 3 * 2 = 48 ways Say the two sisters sit together S1 and S2 S1,S2 sequence possible ways = Driver seat (2 ways) * Next Front Seat (2 ways other parent and son) * Back remaining 1seat (2 ways son and other parent) * rest 2 back seats (1 way) = 8 ways Now, change...

by shovan85

Mon Jul 23, 2012 7:58 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Sedan Holiday
Replies: 2
Views: 578

A - Do not know about the Participation of Citizen to achieve the target! B - Left out - the answer. C - The program is already profitable. Difficulty, cost-effectiveness cannot come to picture! D - Not concerned about pollution. Recycling is a PREFERABLE alternative which is demonstrated! E - Not b...

by shovan85

Sat Jul 21, 2012 2:05 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: CR weaken question
Replies: 2
Views: 758

Equilateral Triangle, AB = BC = CA, So, for the circle Arc AB = Arc BC = Arc CA Arc ABC = Arc AB + Arc BC = 24. Thus, Arc Arc AB = 12 = Arc BC = Arc CA So, perimeter of the circle = Arc AB + Arc BC + Arc CA = 3* 12 = 36 (as all Arc are same) 2*pie* radius = 36 => radius = 36/(2*pie) = 5.73 approx IM...

by shovan85

Sat Jul 21, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: diameter of the circle? (GMAT Prep 2)
Replies: 4
Views: 980

All German philosophers, except for Marx, are idealists. From which of the following can the statement above be most properly inferred? A. Except for Marx, if someone is an idealist philosopher, then he or she is German. B. Marx is the only non-German philosopher who is an idealist. C. If a German ...

by shovan85

Wed Oct 12, 2011 4:39 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: MArx
Replies: 3
Views: 818

Its E. E is not only stating the correct meaning (Using....) but also it is concise (in both x and y). There is a great video tutorial by Ron Purewal available in the below link...

http://www.manhattangmat.com/thursdays-with-ron.cfm

Scroll to Sep 23 2010.

by shovan85

Fri Jul 08, 2011 5:49 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Account
Replies: 6
Views: 981

worldpeace93 wrote:Image

SO answer comes to 292pi.

Can somebody verify this Please?
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by shovan85

Fri Jul 08, 2011 2:14 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Area
Replies: 11
Views: 1707

The center is at (0,6). The circle formed around this center has to be symmetrical against the Y-axis. The distance between the two points intersecting X-axis is 16. So, we can say the length of the chord is 16. The distance of any of the points from origin (0,0) is 8 as the circle is symmetric on Y...

by shovan85

Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:21 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Area
Replies: 11
Views: 1707

I am still confused about how to compute permutations. Here is an example problem that is causing me trouble: If a jury of 12 people is to be selected randomly from a pool of 15 potential jurors, and the jury pool consists of 2/3 men and 1/3 women, what is the probability that the jury will compris...

by shovan85

Mon Apr 11, 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Permutations
Replies: 2
Views: 1555