  Evaluation Test - Quantitative Section

The test below contains 30 GMAT questions from the Quantitative Section of the test. There are approximately 10 questions that might be considered 'easier', 10 of medium difficulty and 10 that might be considered 'tough', although they are not strictly in that order.

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1. A group of 20 employees, working late into the night, decide to order some pizza. If each pizza comes with 8 slices, and each employee wishes to eat at least 3 slices, how may pizzas do they need to order?

(A)     5

(B)     6

(C)     7

(D)     8

(E)     10

1. Following a recession, the price of a new model of computer fell by 15% to \$ 1,250.00

What was the original price?

(A)     \$ 1425.00

(B)     \$ 1437.50

(C)    \$ 1470.50

(D)    \$ 1500.00

(E)     \$ 1525.50

1. If uncut diamonds cost \$ 1000, rubies \$ 750 and amethysts \$ 500, what is the greatest number of gems that can be bought for \$10,000 while buying at least 2 of each stone?

(A)     12

(B)     14

(C)    15

(D)    16

(E)    17

1. If x sports cars are sold in y days for an average price of z dollars, what’s the average value of sales per day in dollars?

(A)     xyz

(B)     xy / z

(C)    xz / y

(D)    y / xz

(E)     x / yz

1. An integer x is multiplied by 12, and then divided by 8. If the result is 3 times the value of integer y, which of the following represents the relationship between x and y?

(A)     x =  y

(B)     x = (C)    x = (D)    x = (E)    x = 2y

1. In a chocolate shop, the ratio of the daily sales of dark chocolate to milk chocolate to white chocolate is 5:7:3

Which of the following could not be the total volume of daily sales?

(i)                65

(ii)              75

(iii)             90

(A)          (i) only

(B)            (i) and (ii) only

(C)           (i) and (iii) only

(D)           (ii) and (iii) only

(E)            (i), (ii) and (iii)

1. In the same chocolate shop, if the volume of sales of white chocolate increased by 12 (but sales of dark and milk chocolate remain the same), the new ratio of sales would be 5:7:4.

How many milk chocolate bars are currently sold daily?

(A)     48

(B)     84

(C)    112

(D)    240

(E)     252

1. If x is positive and x2 + 4x – 12 = 0, what is the value of x?

(A)     0

(B)    2

(C)    3

(D)    4

(E)     6

1. What is the mean of the following group of numbers?

{x, (x+1), (x+3), (x+4)}

(A)     x

(B)     1

(C)    x+1

(D)    x+2

(E)     cannot be determined

1. 500 voters in the US presidential elections were selected at random. 50% of the voters selected voted democrat. Of those, 20% were first time voters. Of those first time voters who voted democrat, 60% were female. How many of the 500 voters selected were first time male voters who voted democrat?

(A)     10

(B)     20

(C)    30

(D)    40

(E)     50

1. Is x < y?

(i)                x2 < y

(ii) > y

(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 TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.

(D) EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.

(E) Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient.

1. In a small Amazonian town, the probability of rainfall on any given day is 1 in 6. What’s the probability of there being no rain in any three day period?

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1.   If it takes 8 worker ants 20 minutes to carry an apple core 10 meters, how many minutes would it take 12 worker ants to carry the same apple core 24 meters (assuming there is sufficient space for them all to help!)?

(A)           8

(B)           16

(C)           18

(D)           24

(E)          32

1. x =

(A)     4

(B)    8

(C)    18

(D)    64

(E)     216

1.    If x is a multiple of 3, and y is a multiple of 4, which of the following must be true?

(i)                x2y is a multiple of 6

(ii)              x2y is a multiple of 9

(iii)             x2y is a multiple of 12

(A)     (ii) only

(B)     (iii) only

(C)    (i) and (iii) only

(D)    (ii) and (iii) only

(E)    (i), (ii) and (iii)

1.  There are 600 boys in a school. 70% of the boys play football. 40% play volleyball including 120 who play football. What % of the boys play neither football nor volleyball?

(A)    10%

(B)     12%

(C)    15%

(D)    20%

(E)     25%

1.   Writing the fractions as repeating decimals, which would have the longest period (sequence of repeated decimals)?

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E)  1.   In triangle ABC (not drawn to scale), is side AB longer than side BC?

(i)                Side AC is twice the length of side BC

(ii)              b < a < c

(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 TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.

(D) EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.

(E) Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient.

1. Mary can complete a task in a hours, while John can complete the same task in b hours. In terms of a and b, how many hours are needed for them to complete the task working together?

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1.     Which value best approximates the expression (A)     0.176

(B)    0.0176

(C)    1.76

(D)            17.6

(E)             176

1.   How many factors of n are also factors of m?

(i)                The product of nm is 324.

(ii)              m has exactly 3 factors

(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 TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.

(D) EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.

(E) Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient.

1.   If x is the first integer in a series of n even integers, what’s the average (mean) value of the integers in the sequence?

(i)                If the sequence is extended to (n + 2) integers, the mean = 17

(ii)              x = n

(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 TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.

(D) EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.

(E) Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient. 1.   Some removal workers wish to roll a carpet of diameter 1 foot up a ramp into their removal truck (see diagram above – not drawn to scale). If the floor of the truck is 3 feet off the ground, the ramp is at an angle of 30°, how many complete rotations of the carpet will it take for the carpet to fully enter the truck (it is considered ‘fully entered’ once it has completely left the ramp)?

(A)     1

(B)    2

(C)    3

(D)    4

(E)     5

1.  Saline solution A with a concentration of a% salt was added to solution B with a concentration of b% salt, resulting in a new solution C with concentration c% salt. In terms of a, b, and c, the concentration of solution A was what percent of the concentration of solution B?

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 1.   A couple, John and Mary, each walks 12 steps in opposite directions and stops. Wanting a final goodbye kiss, John rushes to Mary along the same line and reaches her in 18 steps. The length of Mary´s step is what percent of John´s?

(A)     10 %

(B)     30 %

(C)    50 %

(D)            60 %

(E)             80 %

1.  The value of is approximately =

(A)     102

(B)     902

(C)    9 ´ 102

(D)            10 ´ 102

(E)           1002

1.   At an ice cream shop, customers may order single or double cones. If there are 12 different flavors of ice-cream, how many different double cones is it possible to order?

(A)     24

(B)     48

(C)    66

(D)    78

(E)     144

1.   How many positive integers are factors of 24 ´ 34 ´ 53 ´ 73?

(A)    52 ´ 42

(B)     42 ´ 32

(C)    42 + 32

(D)    (4 + 4) ´ (3 + 3)

(E)            (4 ´ 4) + (3 ´ 3)

1.   Triangle ABC is a right triangle with hypotenuse a and legs both equal to b. In terms of a and b, what is the height relative to the hypotenuse?

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) 30. What is the point of the line x + y = 2 which is the nearest to the circle x2 + y2 = 1?

(A)     (1, 1)

(B)     (1, 2)

(C)    (2, 1)

(D)    (0, 2)

(E)     (2, 0)