- Ans 4 : -1

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HiHere is an interesting inequalities question.What is the smallest integer that satisfies the inequality ?(x - 3)/ (x^2 - 8x - 20) > 01. -22. 103. 34. -15. 04GMAT - GMAT Classes @ Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore

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**From:**"4GMAT : GMAT Classes, Preparation" <groups@...>**To:**4gmat@...; 4gmat@yahoogroups.com**Sent:**Friday, 27 April 2012 11:10 AM**Subject:**[4gmat] Inequalities questionHiHere is an interesting inequalities question.What is the smallest integer that satisfies the inequality ?(x - 3)/ (x^2 - 8x - 20) > 01. -22. 103. 34. -15. 04GMAT - GMAT Classes @ Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore

www.4gmat.comNext weekend batches @ Chennai start on Saturday, Apr 28, 2012Call 95000 48484 - Factorizing denominator (x-10)(x+2), we want to minimize numerator and maximize denominator as much as possible, but making sure the fraction is positive. -2 won't work becase it'llbe div by 0, so the answer is -1. And the fraction is -4/-11.

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95000 48484Factorizing denominator (x-10)(x+2), we want to minimize numerator and maximize denominator as much as possible, but making sure the fraction is positive. -2 won't work becase it'llbe div by 0, so the answer is -1. And the fraction is -4/-11.

-amHiHere is an interesting inequalities question.What is the smallest integer that satisfies the inequality ?(x - 3)/ (x^2 - 8x - 20) > 01. -22. 103. 34. -15. 0Next weekend batches @ Chennai start on Saturday, Apr 28, 2012Call 95000 48484**TODAY***(Beta)***•** - Ans4 : -1On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 11:26 AM, nitish Ranjan <nitish.ranjan@...> wrote:Ans 4 : -1

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**Sent:**Friday, 27 April 2012 11:10 AM**Subject:**[4gmat] Inequalities questionHiHere is an interesting inequalities question.What is the smallest integer that satisfies the inequality ?(x - 3)/ (x^2 - 8x - 20) > 01. -22. 103. 34. -15. 04GMAT - GMAT Classes @ Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore

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