This lesson is part of a series of practice test questions for the quantitative reasoning section of the GRE revised General Test.

These are the directions for the Quantitative Comparison Questions.

Directions: Compare Quantity A and Quantity B, using additional information centered above the two quantities if such information is given, and select one of the following four answer choices:

(A) Quantity A is greater.

(B) Quantity B is greater.

(C) The two quantities are equal.

(D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

Example 1:

Car X can come with any of these 5 additional features: sunroof, stereo, tinted windows, leather seats and cruise control.

Quantity A: Number of different combinations possible

Quantity B: 25

Events A and B are independent.

The probability that events A and B both occur is 0.6

Quantity A: The probability that event A occurs

Quantity B: 0.3

Quantity A: Number of different triangles possible using the given points as vertices.

Quantity B: 42

A box contains only yellow, blue and red balls. 3/11 of the balls are red, and 3/4 of he remaining balls are blue. A ball is randomly selected from the box.

Quantity A: Probability that the ball is blue

Quantity B: Probability that the ball is red or yellow.

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