GMAT Challenge Problem Showdown: July 8, 2013

Tom Williams —  July 8, 2013 — 1 Comment

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We invite you to test your GMAT knowledge for a chance to win! Each week, we will post a new Challenge Problem for you to attempt. If you submit the correct answer, you will be entered into that week’s drawing for a free Manhattan GMAT Prep item. Tell your friends to get out their scrap paper and start solving!
Here is this week’s problem:

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If PQ is a diameter of the circle above, and the lengths of AXBXPX, and QX are integers, what is the area of the circle?

(1) (AX)(BX) = 16
(2) QX > AB

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Tom Williams


Tom Williams is a Marketing Associate at Manhattan Prep. His background and interests are primarily within New Media and Online Marketing. As such, he spends approximately 18 hours a day in front of a computer. When he’s not interacting with Manhattan Prep students on Facebook and Twitter, Tom can be found listening to records, rooting for the Mets and Jets, and reading history books.

One response to GMAT Challenge Problem Showdown: July 8, 2013

  1. Nice question. Remembers me of old cat standard of problems.!! impressed..!!

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