# GRE Quantitative Sample Questions Set vi

Categories: GRE (The Graduate Records Examination) Questions 31-45 show a quantity in Column A and a quantity in Column B. Compare the two quantities and indicate whether:

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.31. Sphere A

r = 3 cm.

 Column A Column B Volume of sphere A 113.04 cubic centimeters

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.32.

 Column A Column B The number of pebbles in a box The number of pebbles in a bag weighing 5 kilograms weighing 7 kilograms

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.33. Test scores for one student this semester are:

76, 87, 100, 93, 65, 58

 Column A Column B The number of pebbles in a box The number of pebbles in a bag The range The average

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.34. After decreasing 17% over the past decade, the population of deer in a rural area is 498.

 Column A Column B The original population of deer 600

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.35. When x is divided by 9, the remainder is 4.

 Column A Column B 4 The remainder when 3x is  divided by 9

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.36. The first 200 pages of a biography mention John Doe by name an average of four times per page. The remaining 125 pages mention his name six times per page.

 Column A Column B 5 The average number of times John Doe’s name is mentioned in 325 pages

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.37. After a flood, the ratio of dogs to horses in an emergency animal shelter is 5:2. The ratio of horses to cats is 3:7. There are 30 dogs at the shelter.

 Column A Column B 25 The number of cats at the shelter.

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.

Question.38. Six pounds of grapes cost \$1.69 a pound. Four pounds of strawberries cost \$2.19 a pound. A mixture of these grapes and strawberries is available for sale at a lunch buffet.

 Column A Column B Cost per pound of the mixture \$2

A. The quantity in Column A is greater.

B. The quantity in Column B is greater.

C. The two quantities are equal.

D. The quantities cannot be compared from the information provided.