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# GMAT TEST Nguyễn Tuấn Linh

GMAT TEST
SECTION 1- PROBLEM SOLVING
Time – 35 minutes, 20 questions

## Numbers: All numbers used are real number

Question 1:
If n is a positive integer and k + 2 = 3n, which of the following could NOT be a
value of k?
A) 1
B) 4
C) 7
D) 25
E) 79
Question 2:
The hexagon ABCDEF is regular. That means all its sides are the same length and
all its interior angles are the same size. Each side of the hexagon is 2 feet. What is the
area of the rectangle BCEF?
A) 4 square feet
B) 4√3 square feet
C) 8 square feet
D) 4 + 4√3 square feet
E) 12 square feet
Question 3:
In which of the following pairs are the two numbers reciprocals of each other?
I. 3 and 1/3
II. 1/17 and -1/17
III. √3 and √3/3

A) I only
B) II only
C) I and II
D) I and III
E) II and III
Question 4:
If a triangle has base B and the altitude of the triangle is twice the base, then the
area of the triangle is
A) (½)AB
B) AB
C) (1/2)B2
D) B2
E) 2B2
Question 5:
A store currently charges the same price for each towel that it sells. If the current
price of each towel were to be increased by \$1, 10 fewer of the towels could be
bought for \$120, excluding sales tax. What is the current price of each towel?
A) \$1
B) \$2
C) \$3
D) \$4

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E) \$12
Question 6:
Which of the following groups of numbers could be the length of the sides of a
right triangle?
I. 1, 4, √17
II. 4, 7, √11
III. 4, 9, 6

A) I only
B) I and II only
C) I and III only
D) II and III only
E) I, II and III
Question 7:
A colony of 15000 ants increased by 50% after being fed. After 4 weeks without
food, the number of ants dropped by 60%. What percentage decline did the original
population undergo?
A) 110%
B) 55%
C) 50%
D) 40%
E) 10%
Question 8:
In Country X a returning tourist may import goods with a total value of \$500 or
less tax free, but must pay an 8 percent tax on the portion of the total value in excess
of \$500. what tax must be paid by a returning tourist who imports goods with a total
value of \$730?
A) \$58.40
B) \$40.00
C) \$24.60
D) \$18.40
E) \$16.00
Question 9-10:
Ellen to Ralph: I’m not going to play with your cat because I’ll be sneezing all
afternoon if I do. I’ve played with your cat three times, and each time I’ve sneezed all
afternoon.
9. The argument above is most like which if the following arguments?
A. Empiricism must have developed later than rationalism, because it
developed as a reaction to rationalism.
B. Drug X increases fertility in humans. Every woman given the drug in tests
gave birth to more than one child.
C. The dumping of chemicals into the lake two months ago caused the present
dying off of the fish. No fish died in the lakes into which no chemicals were dumped.
D. The committee’s report must have been valid, because it predicted that a
crisis would develop, and that is exactly what has happened.
E. Joe’s fiancée must be allergic to roses. Every time the he takes her roses,
she becomes weepy.
10. Ellen’s argument would be most strengthened if it is also true that
A. Ralph also sneezes after playing with his cat
B. Ellen never sneezes just before playing with Ralph’s cat

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## C. Ellen also sneezes after playing with Dan’s dog

D. Ellen sneezes only after playing with Ralph’s cat
E. Ralph’s cat also sneezes after playing with Ellen
Question 11:
The ratio of chickens to pigs to horses on a farm can be expressed as the triple
ratio 20:4:6. if there are 120 chickens on the farm, then the number of horses on the
farm is
A) 4
B) 6
C) 24
D) 36
E) 60
Question 12:
What is 0.04 × 0.03 in terms of percent?
A) 12%
B) 1.2%
C) 0.12%
D) 0.012%
E) 0.0012%
Question 13:
ABCD is a rectangle. The length of BE is 4 and the length of EC is 6. the area of
triangle BEA plus the area of triangle DCE minus the area of triangle AED is
A) 0
B) 0.4 of the area of triangle AEB
C) 0.5 of the area of triangle AED
D) 0.5 of the area of ABCD
E) Cannot be determined
Question 14:
It costs x¢ each to print the first 600 copies of a newspaper. It costs (x – (y/10))¢
for every copy after the first 600. How much does it cost to print 1500 copies of th
newspaper?
A) 1500x¢
B) 150¢
C) (1500x - 90y)¢
D) \$(150x – 9y)
E) \$15x
Question 15:
If the total payroll expense of a certain business in year Y was \$84000, which was
20 percent more than in year X, what was the total payroll expense in year X?
A) \$70000
B) \$68320
C) \$64000
D) \$60000
E) \$52320
Question 16:
Today’s high school students are not being educated, they are being trained. Their
teachers demand little of them other than that they memorize facts and follow
directions. The current emphasis on training n basic math and verbal skills, while a
useful step, rarely leads to the essential second step: development of independent

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critical thinking. The author would probably consider which of the following aspects
of a student’s term paper to be most praiseworthy?
A. The choice of a challenging topic
B. The use of grammatically correct sentence ctructure
C. Evidence of extensive research prior to writing
D. Avoidance of clichés and vagueness
E. Evidence of original insights and freshly developed concepts
Question 17:
Joan started work 2 year ago. Her starting salary was ½ of Mike’salary at that
time. Each year since then Joan has received a raise of 5% in her salar and Mike has
received a raise of 10% in his salary. What percentage (to the nearest percent) of
Mike’s current salary is Joan’s current salary?
A) 45
B) 46
C) 48
D) 50
E) 220
Question 18:
If (t-8) is a factor of t2 – kt – 48, then k =
A) -6
B) -2
C) 2
D) 6
E) 14
Question 19:
If x2 = 2y3 and 2y = 4, what is the value of x2 + y?
A) -14
B) -2
C) 3
D) 6
E) 18
Question 20:
In a certain contest, Fred must select any 3 of 5 different gifts offered by the
sponsor. From how many different comdinations of 3 gifts can Fred make his
selection?
A) 10
B) 15
C) 20
D) 30
E) 60

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GMAT TEST
Section 2 - Data Sufficiency
Time – 35 minutes
25 Questions

Directions: Each of the data sufficiency problems below consists of a question and
two statements, labeled (1) and (2), in which certain data are given. You have to
decide whether the data given in the statements are sufficient for answering the
question. Using the data given in the statements plus your knowledge of mathematics
and everyday facts (such as the number of days in July or the meaning of
counterclockwise), you are to fill in oval.

## A. If statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not

B. If statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not
C. If BOTH statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are sufficient to answer the
question asked, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient;
D. If EACH statement ALONE is sufficient to answer the question asked;
E. If statement (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient to answer the

## Numbers: All numbers used are real numbers.

Figures:
- A figure in a data sufficiency problem will conform to the information
given in the question, but will not necessarily conform to the additional
information given in statements (1) and (2).
- You may assume that lines shown as straight are straight and that angle
measures are greater than zero.
- You may assume that the positions of points, angles, regions, etc, … exist
in the order shown.
- All figures lie in a plane unless otherwise indicated.

Note: In questions that ask for the value of a quantity, the data given in the statements
are sufficient only when it is possible to determine exactly one numerical value for the
quantity.

Example:
In ∆PQR, what is the value of x?
(1) PQ = PR
(2) y = 40

## Explanation: According to statement (1), PQ = PR; therefore, ∆PQR is isosceles and

y = z.
Since x + y + z = 180, it follows that x + 2y = 180. Since statement (1) does not given
a value for y, you cannot answer the question using statement (1) alone. According to
statement (2), y = 40; therefore, x + z =140. Since statement (2) does not given a
value for z, you cannot answer the question using statement (2) alone. Using both
statement together, since x + 2y = 180 and the value of y is given, you can find the
value of x. Therefore, the answer is C.

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A. Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient.
B. Statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not sufficient.
C. BOTH statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement
ALONE is sufficient.
D. EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.
E. Statement (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient.

Question 1
Fifty student have signed up for at least one of the courses German I and English I.
How many of the 50 students are taking German I but not English?
(1) 16 students are taking German I and English I.
(2) The number of students taking English I but not German I is the same as the
number taking Gernam I not English I.

Question 2
If r and s are intergers, is r divisible by 7?
(1) The product rs is divisible by 7.
(2) s is not divisible by 7.

Question 3
How many intergers n are there such that r<n<s?
(1) s – r = 5.
(2) r and s are not intergers.

Question 4
Yesterday Nan parked her car at a certain parking garage that charges more for the
first hour than for each additional hour. If Nan’s total parking charge at the garage
yesterday was \$3.75, for how many hours of parking was she charge?
1) Parking charges at the garage are \$0.75 for the first hour and \$0.50 for each
additional hour or fraction of an hour.
2) If the charge for the first hour had been \$1.00, Nan’s total parking charge would
have been \$4.00

Question 5
Is x greater than y?
1) 3x = 2k.
2) k = y2.

Question 6
What is the value of n?
1) n(n - 1)(n - 2) = 0.
2) n2 + n – 6 = 0.

Question 7
The only contents of a parcel are 25 photographs and 30 negatives. What is the total
weight, in ounces, of the parcel’s content?
1) The weight of each photograph is 3 times the weight of each negative
2) The total weight of 1 of the photographs and 2 of the negatives is 1/3 ounce.

Question 8

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## What is the value of x?

1) When x is multiplied by 8, the result is between 50 and 60
2) When x is doubled, the result is between 10 and 15.

Question 9
In ∆PQR, if PQ = x, QR = x + 2, and PR = y, which of the three angles of ∆PQR has
the greatest degree measure?
1) y = x + 3.
2) x = 2.

Question 10
The hexagon ABCDEF is inscribed in the circle with center O. What is the length of
AB?
1) The radius of the circle is 4 inches.
2) The hexagon is a regular hexagon.

Question 11
What is the perimeter of rectangle Z?
1) The width of Z is 8.
2) the length of Z is twice the width of Z.

Question 12
If both conveyer belt A and conveyer B are used, they can fill a hopper with coal in
one hour. How long will it take for conveyer belt A to fill the hopper without
conveyer belt B?
1) Conveyer belt A moves twice as much coal as conveyer belt B.
2) Conveyer belt B would take 3 hours to fill the hopper without belt A.

Question 13
If Hans purchased a pair of skis and a ski jacket, what was the cost of the skis?
1) The ratio of the cost of the skis to the cost of the jacket was 5 to 1.
2) The total cost of the skis and the jacket was \$360.

Question 14
A sequence of numbers is given by the rule an = (an-1)2. What is a5?
1) a1 = -1.
2) a3 = 1.

Question 15
Is the prime number p equal to 37?
1) p = n2 + 1, where n is an integer.
2) p2 is greater than 200.

Question 16
By what percent was the price of a certain candy bar increased?
1) The price of the candy bar was increased by 5 cents.
2) The price of the candy bar after the increased was 45 cents.

Question 17
If n + k = m, what is the value of k?

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1) n = 10.
2) m + 10 = n.

Question 18
Which of the two figures, ABCD or EFGH, has the largest area?
1) The perimeter of ABCD is longer than the perimeter of EFGH.
2) AC is longer than EG.

Question 19
If x and y are positive, what is the value of x?
1) x = 3.927y
2) y = 2.279

Question 20
The price per share of stock X increased by 10 percent over the same time period that
the price per share of stock Y decreased by 10 percent. The reduced price per share of
stock Y was what percent of the original price per share of stock X?
1) The increased price per share of stock X was equal to the original price per share of
stock Y.
2) The increase in the price per share of stock X was 10/11 the decrease in the price
per share of stock Y.

Question 21
If x ≠ 1, is y equal to x + 1?
1) (y – 2)/(x + 1) = 1
2) y2 = (x + 1)2.

Question 22
Is x<y?
1) z<y.
2) z<x.

Question 23
If the successive tick marks shown on the number line above are equally spaced and if
x and y are the numbers designating the end points of intervals as shown, what is the
value of y?
1) x = ½.
2) y – x = 2/3.

Question 24
If n is an integer, then n is divisible by how many positive intergers?
1) n is the product of two different prime numbers.
2) n and 23 are each divisible by the same number of positive intergers.

Question 25
The regular price for canned soup was reduced during a sale. How much money could
one have saved by purchasing a dozen 7-ounce cans of soup at the reduced price
rather at the regular price?
1) The regular price for the 7-ounce cans was 3 for a dollar.
2) The reduced price for the 7-ounce cans was 4 for a dollar.

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