It is currently 13 Dec 2018, 16:35
My Tests

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
User avatar
Joined: 07 Jun 2014
Posts: 4749
GRE 1: Q167 V156
WE: Business Development (Energy and Utilities)
Followers: 93

Kudos [?]: 1659 [0], given: 396

CAT Tests
After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts [#permalink] New post 06 Sep 2017, 17:52
Expert's post
00:00

Question Stats:

80% (00:15) correct 20% (00:39) wrong based on 10 sessions


After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts to catch the balls, Allen was finally forced to admit that he wasn’t sufficiently _______ to be a juggler.

A. sedate
B. lumbering
C. dexterous
D. implicit
E. adroit
F. awkward

[Reveal] Spoiler: OA
C and E
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

_________________

Sandy
If you found this post useful, please let me know by pressing the Kudos Button

Try our free Online GRE Test

GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
User avatar
Joined: 07 Jun 2014
Posts: 4749
GRE 1: Q167 V156
WE: Business Development (Energy and Utilities)
Followers: 93

Kudos [?]: 1659 [0], given: 396

CAT Tests
Re: After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts [#permalink] New post 06 Sep 2017, 18:39
Expert's post
Explanation

The clue innumerable fruitless attempts indicates that Allen lacked the crucial qualification to juggle, so a word that means something like manually coordinated will fit the blank. Both lumbering and awkward are nearly the opposite of what you’re looking for, so eliminate choices (B) and (F). Neither sedate, which means calm, nor implicit, which means implied, make sense in the blank, so eliminate choices (A) and (D).

Both dexterous and implicit can mean manually coordinated, so choices (C) and (E) give you appropriate, equivalent sentences.
_________________

Sandy
If you found this post useful, please let me know by pressing the Kudos Button

Try our free Online GRE Test

Re: After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts   [#permalink] 06 Sep 2017, 18:39
Display posts from previous: Sort by

After hours of practice and innumerable fruitless attempts

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GRE Prep Club Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy| GRE Prep Club Rules| Contact

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group

Kindly note that the GRE® test is a registered trademark of the Educational Testing Service®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by ETS®.