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#### The output of a factory is increased by 10% to keep up with rising demand. To handle the holiday rush, this new output

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##### Re: The output of a factory is increased by 10% to keep up with rising demand. To handle the holiday rush, this new outp

The output of a factory is increased by 10% to keep up with rising demand. To handle the holiday rush, this new output is increased by 20%. By approximately what percent would the output of the factory now have to be decreased in order to restore the original output? A. 20% B. 24% C. 30% D. 32% E. ...

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Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:56 am- Forum: Problem Solving
- Topic: The output of a factory is increased by 10% to keep up with rising demand. To handle the holiday rush, this new output
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##### Re: What is the radius of the circle with Center O

This is from OG 10th Edition. Sorry, I dont have the OA What is the radius of the circle below with Center O? 1) The ratio of OP to PQ is 1 to 2 2) P is the midpoint of chord AB Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the radius of circle O, i.e., the length of OQ. Statement One Alon...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 6:13 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: What is the radius of the circle with Center O
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##### Re: labour force

In year X, 8.7 percent of the men in the labor force were unemployed in June compared with 8.4 percent is May. If the number of men in the labor force was the same for both months, how many men were unemployed in June of that year? (1) In May of year X, the number of unemployed men in the labor for...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 5:50 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: labour force
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##### Re: What was price per share of the stock?

If the total price of n equally priced shares of a certain stock was $12,000, what was the price per share of the stock? 1) If the price per share of the stock had been $1 more, the total price of the n shares would have been $300 more 2) If the price per share of the stock had been $2 less, the to...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 5:43 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: What was price per share of the stock?
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##### Re: QR #49: How many integers n are there such that r<n<s

How many integers n are there such that r < n < s? (1) s - r = 5 (2) r and s are not integers OA = C Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the number of integers between r and s. Statement One Alone: Statement one alone is not sufficient. For example, if r = 1 and s = 6, then there...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 5:20 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: QR #49: How many integers n are there such that r<n<s
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#### If \(p\) and \(q\) are positive integers and \(pq = 24,\) what is the value of \(p ?\)

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##### Re: If \(p\) and \(q\) are positive integers and \(pq = 24,\) what is the value of \(p ?\)

If \(p\) and \(q\) are positive integers and \(pq = 24,\) what is the value of \(p ?\) (1) \(\dfrac{q}6\) is an integer. (2) \(\dfrac{p}2\) is an integer. Answer: E Source: Official Guide Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the value of p, given that pq = 24 and both p and q are ...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 5:17 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: If \(p\) and \(q\) are positive integers and \(pq = 24,\) what is the value of \(p ?\)
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##### Re: What is the area of rectangular region R ?

What is the area of rectangular region R ? (1) Each diagonal of R has length 5. (2) The perimeter of R is 14. What's the best way to determine whether statement 1 is sufficient? Can any experts explain? Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the area of region R, which is a rectangl...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 4:59 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: What is the area of rectangular region R ?
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##### Re: Can the positive integer p be expressed as the product of

Source: GMAT Paper Tests Can the positive integer p be expressed as the product of two integers, each of which is greater than 1? 1) 31 < p < 37 2) p is odd. The OA is A . Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine whether integer p can be expressed as the product of two integers, each ...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 4:56 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: Can the positive integer p be expressed as the product of
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##### Re: If w + z = 28

7.If w + z = 28, what is the value of wz ? (1) w and z are positive integers. (2) w and z are consecutive odd integers. Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the value of wz, given that the sum of w and z is 28. Statement One Alone: Statement one alone is not sufficient. For exampl...

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Mon Jul 05, 2021 4:47 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: If w + z = 28
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##### Re: If x is a positive integer, is sqrt(x) an integer?

If x is a positive integer, is sqrt(x) an integer? (1) sqrt(4x) is an integer (2) sqrt(3x) is not an integer OA: A Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine whether √x is an integer, given that x is a positive integer. Notice that √x is an integer if x is a perfect square. Statement On...

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Sun Jul 04, 2021 4:21 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: If x is a positive integer, is sqrt(x) an integer?
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##### Re: In the xy plane, point (r,s) lies on the circle with the cen

In the xy plane, point (r,s) lies on the circle with the centre at the origin. What is the value of r^2 +s^2? 1. The circle has radius 2 2. The point (v2,-v2) lies on the circle v=square root Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the value of r^2 + s^2, given that (r, s) is a point...

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Sun Jul 04, 2021 3:50 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: In the xy plane, point (r,s) lies on the circle with the cen
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##### Re: A collection of 36 cards consists of 4 sets of 9 cards

A collection of 36 cards consists of 4 sets of 9 cards in each set are numbered 1 through 9. If one card has been removed from the collection, what is the number on that card? (1) The units digit of the sum of the numbers on the remaining 35 cards is 6. (2) The sum of the numbers on the remaining 3...

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Sun Jul 04, 2021 3:45 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: A collection of 36 cards consists of 4 sets of 9 cards
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##### Re: XYZ

If x, y, and z are three integers, are they consecutive integers? (1) z â€“ x = 2 (2) x < y < z OA is C Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine whether x, y, and z are consecutive integers. Statement One Alone: Since we don’t know anything about y, statement one alone is sufficient. ...

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Wed Jun 30, 2021 11:16 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: XYZ
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##### Re: Data Sufficiency

If rs is not equal to 0, is 1/r + 1/s = 4, (1) r + s = 4rs (2) r = s [/spoiler] Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine whether 1/r + 1/s = 4, i.e., (r + s)/(rs) = 4. Statement One Alone: Since r + s = 4rs, we have (r + s)/(rs) = (4rs)/(rs) = 4. Statement one alone is sufficient. Sta...

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Wed Jun 30, 2021 10:53 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: Data Sufficiency
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##### Re: If \(y = x^2 - 6x + 9,\) what is the value of \(x?\)

If \(y = x^2 - 6x + 9,\) what is the value of \(x?\) (1) \(y = 0\) (2) \(x + y = 3\) Answer: A Source: Official Guide Solution: Question Stem Analysis: We need to determine the value of x. Statement One Alone: Since y = 0, we can solve the equation: x^2 - 6x + 9 = 0 (x - 3)^2 = 0 x - 3 = 0 x = 3 St...

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Wed Jun 30, 2021 10:50 am- Forum: Data Sufficiency
- Topic: If \(y = x^2 - 6x + 9,\) what is the value of \(x?\)
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