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At a certain coffee shop, all the customers drink either coffee or tea, but not both. If 1/2 of the male customers and

Source: Princeton Review At a certain coffee shop, all the customers drink either coffee or tea, but not both. If 1/2 of the male customers and 2/5 of the female customers drink coffee, what is the ratio of the number of male to the number of female customers in the coffee shop? 1) The number of fe...


The figure above represents a window, with the shaded regions representing the openings for the glass. If all line

Source: GMAT Paper Tests Untitled (7).png The figure above represents a window, with the shaded regions representing the openings for the glass. If all line segments in the figure are either horizontal or vertical and the openings are all the same size, what are the dimensions, in inches, of each o...


A certain computer company produces two different monitors, P and Q. In 2010, what was the net profit from the sale of

Source: Official Guide A certain computer company produces two different monitors, P and Q. In 2010, what was the net profit from the sale of the two monitors? 1) Of the company's expenses in 2010, rent and utilities totaled $500,000 2) In 2010, the company sold 50,000 units of monitor P at $300 pe...


two strings have equal length. One of the strings is shaped, with no overlap, into a circle. The other string is shaped,

Source: GMAT Prep Two strings have equal length. One of the strings is shaped, with no overlap, into a circle. The other string is shaped, with no overlap, into a square. What is the ratio of the area of the region enclosed by the circle to the area of the region enclosed by the square? A. \(1 : 2\...


Under a certain company's medical insurance plan, the amount an employee must pay for medical expenses consists of

Source: GMAT Prep Under a certain company's medical insurance plan, the amount an employee must pay for medical expenses consists of payment for the first $450 expenses plus 20 percent of additional expenses, up to a maximum total payment of $1,350 per year. All remaining expenses are paid by the p...


When tickets to a popular concert went on sale, a group of five friends collectively purchased a total of 30 tickets. If

Source: Veritas Prep When tickets to a popular concert went on sale, a group of five friends collectively purchased a total of 30 tickets. If no two friends purchased the same number of tickets, did any one friend purchase at least nine tickets? 1) Among the five friends, the median number of ticke...


The temperatures in degrees Celsius recorded at 6 in the morning in various parts of a certain country were 10, 5, -2,

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The temperatures in degrees Celsius recorded at 6 in the morning in various parts of a certain country were 10, 5, -2, -1, -5, and 15. What is the median of these temperatures?

A. -2
B. -1
C. 2
D. 3
E. 5

The OA is C


If the cost of a yearly membership in a certain club increased from $199 to $ 299, what was the approximate percent

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If the cost of a yearly membership in a certain club increased from $199 to $299, what was the approximate percent increase in cost?

A. 33%
B. 50%
C. 66 2/3%
D. 100%
E. 150%

The OA is B


A one-million dollar inheritance was divided among five beneficiaries. If no beneficiary received more than 30% of the

Source: Manhattan Prep A one-million dollar inheritance was divided among five beneficiaries. If no beneficiary received more than 30% of the inheritance, what was the greatest amount received by any one of the beneficiaries? 1) Three of the beneficiaries received 80% of the amount received by a fo...


Johnson has a corporate proposal. The probability that vice-president Adams will approve the proposal is 0.7. The

Source: Magoosh Johnson has a corporate proposal. The probability that vice-president Adams will approve the proposal is 0.7. The probability that vice-president Baker will approve the proposal is 0.5. The probability that vice-president Corfu will approve the proposal is 0.4. The approvals of the ...


Of the first three dozen cookies baked at a bake shop on a certain day, 1/3 were chocolate chip cookies. If 1/2

Source: Princeton Review Of the first three dozen cookies baked at a bake shop on a certain day, 1/3 were chocolate chip cookies. If 1/2 of the remaining cookies that were baked that day were chocolate chip cookies, how many chocolate chip cookies were baked that day? 1) The bakery made five dozen ...


A magician has five animals in his magic hat: 3 doves and 2 rabbits. If he pulls two animals out of the hat at random,

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A magician has five animals in his magic hat: 3 doves and 2 rabbits. If he pulls two animals out of the hat at random, what is the chance that he will have a matched pair?

A. 2/5
B. 3/5
C. 1/5
D. 1/2
E. 7/5

The OA is A


In 1995 a certain store had 1,800 tools in stock that had been purchased for $30 each. If 1,000 of these tools were sold

Source: GMAT Prep In 1995 a certain store had 1,800 tools in stock that had been purchased for $30 each. If 1,000 of these tools were sold in 1995 for $40 each and the remaining 800 were sold in 1996 for $50 each, how many greater was the gross profit on the tools sold in 1996 than the gross profit...


8 cities, including Memphis, are finalists to be chosen to host a political convention. Exactly one city, will be chosen

Source: Manhattan Prep 8 cities, including Memphis, are finalists to be chosen to host a political convention. Exactly one city will be chosen to host the convention. What is the probability that Memphis is not chosen? 1) The probability that any of the 8 cities does not win the competition is 7/8 ...


Before adding to her collection, Laura had 207 antique figurines stored in 9 boxes. After adding to her collection, she

Source: Princeton Review Before adding to her collection, Laura had 207 figurines stored in 9 boxes. After adding to her collection, she had 386 figurines in 12 boxes. What was the approximate percent increase in the average number of figurines per box? A. 9% B. 33% C. 40% D. 50% E. 86% The OA is C