**GRE- Quantitative Reasoning**

Set: 1, Quantitative Comparison (77 Questions)

**QUESTION:**1

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.

**Answer(s):**C

**Explanation:**To determine Quantity A, substitute the number 2 for a and for b in the centered

equation:

(2 + 2)(2 2 2) = (4)(0) = 0

Fol ow the same procedure for the quantity in Column B:

The quantities in both columns equal zero (0).

**QUESTION:**2

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.

**Answer(s):**A

**Explanation:**For any fractional number between zero (0) and 1, the number is less than its

square root, which in turn is less than its cube root.

**QUESTION:**3