The quantitative section of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) measures the ability to reason quantitatively, solve quantitative problems, and interpret graphic data. There are two types of multiple-choice questions used in the quantitative section of the GMAT exam Resolution smoothly and Data Sufficiency.
Questions Troubleshooting and Data Sufficiency are interspersed throughout the section. Both types of questions require knowledge of:
Commonly known concepts of geometry
Questions to solve problems
Problem Solving questions are designed to test:
Basic math skills
Understanding of elementary mathematical concepts
The ability to reason quantitatively and solve quantitative problems
Data Sufficiency Questions
Data-Sufficiency questions are designed to measure your ability to:
Analyze a quantitative problem
Acknowledges that the information is relevant
Determine when there is enough information to solve a problem.
Data-Sufficiency questions are accompanied by some initial information and two statements, labeled (1) and (2). You must decide whether the statements given offer enough data so you can answer the question. You must choose one of the following responses:
Statement (1) alone is sufficient, but statement (2) is not enough.
Statement (2) alone is sufficient, but statement (1) is not enough.
Both statements TOGETHER are sufficient, but neither statement alone is sufficient.
Each statement alone is sufficient.
Statements (1) and (2) together are not sufficient.