What About That $112,467?

By - May 2, 22:46 PM   Comments [0]

Last week there was a flurry of tweets and articles in response to a short, new ebook, MBA Myths Unlocked by Dr. Ronald Yeaple. Dr. Yeaple explores and compares fifteen “myths” or truisms in graduate management education. He takes an ROI approach, and as sometimes...

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Applying to MBA Programs? First Things First…

By - May 2, 22:38 PM   Comments [1]

You decided: you’ll apply to MBA programs this year! Yes! The first thing you want to do is go visit those programs, each one’s website more enticing than the next. You’ll deal with other stuff, GMAT included, while you check out the schools. A common approach,...

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Optimizing Stubborn Tendencies on the GMAT

By - May 2, 22:12 PM   Comments [1]

Nate Burke is a Content Developer at Knewton, specializing in GMAT prep. Are you stubborn? There are many situations in which stubbornness would help a human being. A stubborn nature can be extremely useful when trying to accomplish a complicated goal over an extended period of time....

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How to Actually Improve Your Score on the GMAT Quant Section

By - May 2, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Know the fundamentals To do well on the GMAT quant, you can’t guess your way through, relying on techniques such as process of elimination or approximation. At a certain point you have to know the properties of a right triangle or the difference between dependent and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 2): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - May 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) , , and are positive integers. When is divided by , the remainder is . If when is divided by , the remainder is , which of the following must be true? (A) is even (B)...

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Integrated Reasoning Question Type: Bar Charts

By - May 1, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Fact: One common way data will displayed on GMAT Integrated Reasoning questions is in bar charts. This post is a whirlwind overview of what you need to know about the varieties of bar charts in order to be successful with them on the new IR section.   Bars &...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 1): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - May 1, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) 15 computers in the corporate network are infected with virus. If every day several computers are arbitrarily selected for scanning, what is the probability that no computer containing virus will be scanned in the course of the next five days? 1. 10 computers are scanned...

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What Else Should You Know about Your GMAT Strategy and Study Plan?

By - Apr 30, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

The truth is that you should adopt a specific gmat strategy only if you are sure of the fact that it can help you to achieve your final purpose. If this purpose is a high GMAT score, the strategy that you intend to choose must...

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That vs. Which in GMAT Sentence Correction

By - Apr 30, 09:00 AM   Comments [8]

Learn the important distinction between "that" vs. "which" on GMAT Sentence Correction.   That vs. which? Restrictive vs. Non-restrictive A restrictive modifier limits the conceivable scope of a general noun to a relevant subset.  For example, consider the difference in the following two sentences: 1) I avoid dogs that appear...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 30): Overlapping Sets and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Among the first ten cyclists who crossed the finish-line, 4 were Italians and 8 represented Telefonica team. How many cyclists who represented Telefonica team and finished in the top ten were not Italians? 1. 2 Italians who finished in the top ten did not represent...

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