

Author Archive  JeffGRE Question of the Day (January 24)Math If 5x + 32 = 4 – 2x, what is the value of X ? (A) 4 (B) 3 (C) 4 (D) 7 (E) 12 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer – A – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GRE Question of the Day – Click to Subscribe via email GRE Question of the Day (January 23)Math Quantity A Quantity B PS SR A)The quantity in Column A is greater. B)The quantity in Column B is greater. C)The two quantities are equal. D)The relationship cannot be determined from the information given. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer – D – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GRE Question of the... GRE Question of the Day (January 13)Verbal In the United States between 1850 and 1880, the number of farmers continued to increase, but at a rate lower than that of the general population. Which of the following statements directly contradicts the information presented above? A The number of farmers in the general population increased... GRE Question of the Day (January 12)Verbal The government’s implementation of a new code of ethics appeared intended to shore up the ruling party’s standing with an increasingly _________ electorate at a time when the party is besieged by charges that it trades favors for campaign money. A aloof B placid C restive D skittish E tranquil F... GRE Question of the Day (January 11)Verbal For some time now, _________ has been presumed not to exist: the cynical conviction that everybody has an angle is considered wisdom. A rationality B flexibility C diffidence D disinterestedness E insincerity Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer – D – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GRE Question of the Day... GRE Question of the Day (January 10)Math [m]A=[fraction]PId^2/x[/fraction][/m] If the formula above gives the area A of a circular region in terms of its diameter d, then x= (A) [m][fraction]1/4[/fraction][/m] (B) [m][fraction]1/2[/fraction][/m] (C) 1 (D) 2 (E) 4 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer – E – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GRE Question of the Day – Click... GRE Question of the Day (January 9)Math X,Y, and Z are negative integers. Quantity A Quantity B The product of x,y, and z The sum of x,y, and z A)The quantity in Column A is greater. B)The quantity in Column B is greater. C)The two quantities are equal. D)The relationship cannot be determined from the information given. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct... GRE Question of the Day (January 6)Math The graph above shows the distribution of three different flavors of hard candies—cherry, lemon, and lime—in a candy jar. If all the lemon candies are removed and no other candies are added or removed, what fraction of the remaining candies in the jar will be... GRE Question of the Day (January 5)Verbal If researchers can determine exactly what is wrong with people who suffer from this condition, they may be able to suggest drug therapies or other treatments that could __________ the effects of the damage. A) mitigate B) exacerbate C) specify D) identify E) ameliorate F) stabilize Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer –... GRE Question of the Day (January 4)Verbal Supernovas in the Milky Way are the likeliest source for most of the cosmic rays reaching Earth. However, calculations show that supernovas cannot produce ultrahighenergy cosmic rays (UHECRs), which have energies exceeding 1018 electron volts. It would seem sensible to seek the source of these... 