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Beaten by the GMAT...560 - 45Q , 21V, 4.5AWA)

I just Beat The GMAT!

Any other material recommendations? What about the other MGMAT books? To be quite honest with you, most of the material in the GMAT prep books can be found on the web and here: http://del.icio.us/beatthegmat . Also, Many users have posted notes which are written from the prep books. I attached Amat...

Thu Jun 19, 2008 5:55 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Beaten by the GMAT...560 - 45Q , 21V, 4.5AWA)
Replies: 12
Views: 6313

Could not beat it - 750 (Q51, V41) AWA 6.0

I just Beat The GMAT!

Awesome Score and Congrats!

I hope you beat the hell out of business school!

Wed Jun 18, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Could not beat it - 750 (Q51, V41) AWA 6.0
Replies: 20
Views: 13151

Brutal SCs

Sentence Correction

BTW- If your numbers are showing up as two squares, double click the first one and it will open a window which will allow you to change them to numbers.

Wed Jun 11, 2008 10:17 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Brutal SCs
Replies: 9
Views: 23381

tests

GMAT Verbal & Essays

Here is a link to a thread in a different forum: http://www.beatthegmat.com/best-practice-tests-t1327.html This is from another post: The website is http://www.gmatfocus.com it's \$25 per test This is the diagnostic for the quant section only. You can also purchase paper tests from www.mba.com. They ...

Tue Jun 10, 2008 10:34 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: tests
Replies: 1
Views: 2781

Cheat sheet for SC and CR.

GMAT Verbal & Essays

Great notes.

Thanks for sharing!

Tue Jun 10, 2008 10:14 am
Forum: GMAT Verbal & Essays
Topic: Cheat sheet for SC and CR.
Replies: 58
Views: 103809

difficult problem?

Problem Solving

netigen wrote:Lets say,
We need to find all cases where only 2 items are purchased = (MA+MC+AC) - 2 x MAC = 45 - 2 x 10 = 25%
3. No of persons in exactly two of the sets: P(AnB) + P(AnC) + P(BnC) – 3P(AnBnC)

Should it be 15?

Sun May 25, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: difficult problem?
Replies: 5
Views: 1369

Fill in the blank!

Critical Reasoning

Here is what I think: Sociologists state that since these sects are no more than 40 or 50 years old, it must be disaffection with modern, industrialized, urban living that have produced this. In my mind, they are saying these sects are only a recent occurence. So, if we can find another reason why t...

Sun May 25, 2008 11:58 am
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Fill in the blank!
Replies: 4
Views: 1876

Japanese and French

Data Sufficiency

For (2): If # Students taking Japanese = 100 then the number of students taking Japanese and French = 10. # Students taking French = 4/100x = 10 = 250 250 > 100 If # Students taking Japanese = 200 then the number of students taking Japanese and French = 20. # Students taking French = 4/100x = 20 = 5...

Sun May 25, 2008 12:01 am
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: Japanese and French
Replies: 4
Views: 1424

Confusing CR

Critical Reasoning

I forget where I have seen this problem, but the answer is (B).

If there are 10 rooms and 30 guests.

6 rooms with only 1 person staying and they didn't get the discount. 6/22 ppl
4 rooms have whole families of 4 staying in the room and got the discount.=> 16/22 ppl

Sat May 24, 2008 6:04 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: Confusing CR
Replies: 4
Views: 1683

MGMAT CR Question

Re: MGMAT CR Question

impact of decreased insourcing in America The decrease in such insourcing will hurt America’s competitiveness in basic research and applied technology, with serious consequences for years to come. The de-internationalization of graduate programs across the country will also negatively affect the gl...

Sat May 24, 2008 5:45 pm
Forum: Critical Reasoning
Topic: MGMAT CR Question
Replies: 8
Views: 2796

DS Question - Not agreeing with the answer

Data Sufficiency

I get (D) The stem tells us the mean is 75. 75 = sum/6, So, the sum must equal 75*6 = 450 *both statements say n=6* (1) The only way for this statement to be true(which statements are ALWAYS TRUE) is for each number to be 75. (2) Same applies to this. You can spend some time on this and set up an eq...

Sat May 24, 2008 4:13 pm
Forum: Data Sufficiency
Topic: DS Question - Not agreeing with the answer
Replies: 3
Views: 1282

Set question - 4GMAT

Problem Solving

netigen wrote: 6. No of persons in atleast one set:
P(A) + P(B) + P(C) - P(AnB) - P(AnC) - P(BnC) + 2 P(AnBnC)
I think this is a mistake. Number of persons in at least one set is just #1.

Also, notice that there is a space between 2 and P.

Sat May 24, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Set question - 4GMAT
Replies: 7
Views: 1695

Set question - 4GMAT

Problem Solving

I normally draw the old trusty VENN diagrams for these. Again, hehe, a picture is worth a thousand words so I made a picture. http://sosprocessing.com/truck/pics/sets.jpg I do these in the following steps: 1) Determine how many students are in Physics, Chemistry, and Math => 60, 24, and 17. 2) Deter...

Sat May 24, 2008 2:41 pm
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Set question - 4GMAT
Replies: 7
Views: 1695

SC question

Sentence Correction

charter vacations is plural.

they = plural

it = singular

Sat May 24, 2008 10:42 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: SC question
Replies: 17
Views: 11006

Fifty-two percent of United States high school graduates

Sentence Correction

I believe C.

B - incorrect- doesn't have an independant clause after the semicolon.
E - incorrect- sentence is incorrect "college is fifty-two that in Canada"
D - incorrect- Has a pronoun issue with who
A - incorrect- the comparison doesn't seem to be parallel like C