GMAT Question of the Day (March 4): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) A rectangle is inscribed in a circle of radius 5. Is the area of the rectangle bigger than 48 ? 1. The ratio of the lengths of sides of the rectangle is 3:4 2. The difference between the lengths of sides of the rectangle is smaller...

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Introducing the First GMAT Course eBook for Kindle

By - Mar 3, 14:54 PM   Comments [0]

Great news for Kaplan students: we’ve collaborated with Amazon to bring the first GMAT course ebook directly to students enrolled in Kaplan courses using the Kindle reading apps and Kindle Fire tablets. This makes our GMAT course the first Kindle-compatible Kaplan course available for aspiring...

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GMAT Private tutoring in Chicago!

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When you’re preparing for the GMAT, spending adequate time is essential for success.  If you live in Chicago or the Chicago area and you’re thinking about taking the GMAT soon, you should give us a call at Optimus Prep.  We offer private tutoring in Chicago...

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How is your GMAT score calculated?: Part I

By - Mar 3, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Do you know how the GMAT score is calculated? The topic of scoring on the GMAT is a complex one. This is the first in a three part series outlining just what an adaptive exam is exactly, how GMAT scoring works and how you can use...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Mar 3): Geometry and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is the perimeter of a rectangle greater than 8 inches? 1. The diagonal of the rectangle is twice as long as its shorter side 2. The diagonal of the rectangle is 4 inches longer than its shorter side Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click...

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Hard Work and Humility: Reflections of a UCLA Anderson Student

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We’d like to introduce you to UCLA Anderson student, Jenn Hyman. Read our interview below to hear about Jenn’s MBA adventure – her favorite things about UCLA, the thing she’d like to change about the program, her travels, her new job, and more! Thank you...

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Innovation at Carnegie Mellon Gets $10M Boost

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Entrepreneur James R. Swartz and his wife Susan have pledged a $10 million gift to Carnegie Mellon University to aid the university’s goals of enhancing the scope and impact of its innovation and entrepreneurship, the school announced Thursday. Swartz, who graduated from the business school in...

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Once You Get In, How Do You Pay For Business School?

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When assessing business school and an MBA, the ‘Money Issue’ is nothing if not multi-faceted. Since graduate degrees are an investment, like any other investment, there is up front cost. Some are fortunate enough to not have to secure student loans to help pay for...

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Slow Ripening Fruit

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Guest post from our friends at Magoosh test prep Aristotle (384 – 322 BCE) wrote, “Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.”  Of course, our fast-moving world doesn’t like to hear about things that take time, things that can’t...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 28): Absolute Values and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Is ? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal. $595 total savings @ GMAT Club. Learn more. Save $595 via GMAT Club! Magoosh GMAT –...

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