View Full Version : Makes no sense!

11-28-2004, 11:23 AM
http://TestMagic.com/forums/images/smilies/mad.gif x + y = y and xy > y

Col A : x
Col B : y

Answer given is A

11-28-2004, 11:44 AM
Correct me, if I'm wrong, but from the (1st) equation x=0, so from the inequality 0 > y.
Hence x > y, and the answer is A.

Cheers, Md.

11-28-2004, 12:05 PM
oh darn! what on earth was i thinking :(

thanks matroid!

Big Dog 04
11-28-2004, 01:51 PM
lol @ bigduke was gonna say the same thing- x must be 0 and y negative. Bloody ETS trying to use tricks to confuse us.

11-28-2004, 05:24 PM
simple , but look what ETS does to u !!
PS: nice smiley bigduke...

11-28-2004, 08:46 PM
I always keep telling that GRE Math is just fun, but nobody believes me. ;))