Questions and Solutions for GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5 Part 5)
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These are explanations and step by step solutions for the second edition of the ETS Practice Book for the Paper-Based GRE Revised General Test (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5).
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GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5 solution for question 18)
18. Based on the information given, which of the
following statements must be true?
Indicate all such statements.
A. In 2000 France’s gasoline tax revenue as a
percent of its total tax revenue was greater
than 20.4 percent.
B. In 2000 the price per gallon of gasoline was
greater in Norway than it was in Spain.
C. In 2000 Germany’s gasoline tax revenue was
more than 3 times its tobacco tax revenue.
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5 solution for question 19)
19. In 2000 the amount of Germany’s gasoline tax
revenue was approximately what percent less than
the amount of its income tax revenue?
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5 solution for question 20)
20. If Germany’s total tax revenue in 2000 was
approximately $170 billion, approximately what
was the amount of the total retail gasoline sales in
Germany that year?
A. $10 billion
B. $20 billion
C. $30 billion
D. $40 billion
E. $50 billion
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Quantitative Reasoning Section 5 solution for question 21)
21. Of the 180 judges appointed by a certain President,
30 percent were women and 25 percent were from
minority groups. If 1/9 of the women appointed
were from minority groups, how many of the
judges appointed were neither women nor from
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