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PrepTest 78, Game 2, Question 11



Summary
The content provides a strategic approach to solving a specific type of question on the GRE, focusing on determining which options cannot be assigned to a particular slot based on given rules.
  • The strategy involves reviewing prior work to eliminate options that could fit in the slot, potentially leaving a single correct answer.
  • If no prior work is available, the method requires testing each answer choice systematically to see which cannot fit, based on the rules provided.
  • Through detailed analysis, it is demonstrated that 'L' cannot be assigned to 1922, making it the correct answer.
  • The explanation includes a step-by-step walkthrough of why other options ('M', 'O', 'R', 'Y') could potentially fit in 1922, adhering to the rules.
  • A common misunderstanding regarding the rules is clarified, particularly the conditions under which 'O' and 'R' can be assigned.
Chapters
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Introduction to Strategy
00:48
Systematic Answer Choice Evaluation
02:37
Clarification of Misunderstood Rules
01:26
Conclusion and Correct Answer Identification