Quite a lot of interesting DS questions appear from Number Properties and Number Theory. Here is one such question.When a positive integer 'x' is divided by a divisor 'd', the remainder is 24. What is d?1. When 2x is divided by d, the remainder is 23.2. When 3x is divided by d, the remainder is 22.Correct AnswerChoice A. Statement 1 alone is sufficient; statement 2 is not … [Read more...] about Number Properties DS – Remainders, divisors

# GMAT Data Sufficiency

## Coordinate Geometry DS – Slope of Lines

Here is a data sufficiency question from Coordinate geometry. Is the slope 'm' of the line y = mx + c positive? 1. The x and y intercepts are both negative. 2. The line passes through the first quadrant.Correct Answer : Choice A. Statement 1 alone is sufficient.Explanatory AnswerPositive Sloping Lines : The x and y intercepts of the line are of opposite signs. If the x … [Read more...] about Coordinate Geometry DS – Slope of Lines

## GMAT Geometry DS

DirectionsThis data sufficiency problem 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 a leap year or … [Read more...] about GMAT Geometry DS

## GMAT Data Sufficiency : Absolute Value

Is xy < 0?(1) 5|x| + |y| = 0(2) |x| + 5|y| = 0 … [Read more...] about GMAT Data Sufficiency : Absolute Value

## Descriptive Statistics – Mean and Median; Divisibility

How many numbers of 7 consecutive positive integers are divisible by 6?1) Their average is divisible by 62) Their median is divisible by 12 … [Read more...] about Descriptive Statistics – Mean and Median; Divisibility