Author Archive - Kaplan

Top 5 GMAT Study Tips from Your Fellow Students

By - Mar 24, 10:41 AM   Comments [0]

I always ask my GMAT students who are nearing the end of their Kaplan course if they have any recommendations for incoming students.  While not all of you are or will be Kaplan students, the Top 5 pieces of advice that come from this survey are absolutely useful to...

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GMAT Sentence Correction Practice

By - Mar 21, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Yesterday, we posted a slightly disturbing GMAT Sentence Correction practice question on Facebook. It was mostly disturbing due to the content (creeeepy!), but there was also a lot going on in this particular sentence and the answer choices. Check it out. As is often the case...

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Spring Study Tips for the GMAT

By - Mar 20, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Today is the Vernal Equinox in the northern hemisphere. This marks the beginning of spring, which is a great time for change and celebration - and for us to share some study tips for the GMAT. Springtime Studies When we think of the spring, we think of...

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The Part-Time MBA: Pros and Cons

By - Mar 18, 07:00 AM   Comments [2]

We often get questions about part-time MBA programs and their value. We thought it would be good to take a look at some of the pros and cons of this MBA option. Pros As for the pros, the one candidates cite most frequently is that the part-time MBA has a limited...

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4 Reasons to Take a Free Kaplan GMAT Practice Test

By - Mar 17, 11:42 AM   Comments [0]

Why should you sign up for one of the many upcoming Free Online GMAT Practice Tests that Kaplan offers? There are a number of reasons, but here are some of the most important. 1. You need GMAT stamina training It’s tough to sit still for hours and focus your mental...

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GMAT Math: Happy Pi Day — 3.14

By - Mar 14, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

Happy Pi Day, to all our GMAT Math enthusiasts!! We here at Kaplan know you have been waiting all year for the 14th day of the 3rd month. You are not alone! We share in your excitement that the most glorious day of all annual...

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GMAT Roman Numerals Questions Revisited

By - Mar 12, 22:30 PM   Comments [0]

We covered GMAT Roman Numerals questions recently, and like any good teacher, I want to review this topic again to help solidify it in your mind. So, we challenged students on Facebook with a practice question yesterday that combined Roman Numerals with properties of exponents,...

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Beat GMAT Verbal: Reading Comprehension in a Nutshell

By - Mar 11, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

In this fourth part of a series of posts on the GMAT’s Verbal Section, we take a look at Reading Comprehension (RC) and reveal some key takeaways that mean more points for you on test day. If you’ve not yet read the first two posts...

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GMAT Problem Solving: Tips for Roman Numeral Questions

By - Mar 10, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

It's finally time! You've waited all weekend for it, and we're finally going to share the solution, and more importantly, helpful tips for dealing with GMAT Roman Numeral questions. If you didn't see Friday's practice question, take a look now: GMAT Problem Solving Roman Numeral Question If x,...

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GMAT Problem Solving: Roman Numeral Questions

By - Mar 7, 08:00 AM   Comments [2]

Have you seen these problems as you study for the GMAT? You know the ones I'm talking about - they have so many components that you put up a mental block almost the second you see them. And to add insult to injury, they increase...

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