# quantitative comparison practice set

Posted on January 30, 2010

1. x = current ability to solve supposedly algebra-level math

 Column A x / years since you passed AP Calculus like a pro Column B x / debilitating fear of complete ineptitude

A) The quantity in Column A is greater.
B) The quantity in Column B is greater.
C) The quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

2. Paul started studying for the GRE x weeks ago.

 Column A 26x Column B the length of time his GRE study book sat without being touched

A) The quantity in Column A is greater.
B) The quantity in Column B is greater.
C) The quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

3. 0 < amount of effort spent studying < a billion

 Column A (amount of effort spent studying) – (hastiness of studying) Column B ((amount of effort spent studying) (ounces of jelly belly jelly beans consumed)) / (number of porcelain onlays that fell out again while consuming jelly beans)

A) The quantity in Column A is greater.
B) The quantity in Column B is greater.
C) The quantities are equal.
D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

Solutions:
1. A
2. C
3. B

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