GMAT Challenge Question: Sentence Correction

By - Feb 15, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

It’s time for a GMAT Challenge Question, and it’s also time to start thinking about your taxes – April 15 is about two months away!  With your taxes in mind,  we  thought we would let you audit an IRS-related Sentence Correction question. Try...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 15): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A luxury liner, Queen Marry II, is transporting several cats as well as the crew (sailors, a cook, and one-legged captain) to a nearby port. Altogether, these passengers have 15 heads and 41 legs. How many cats does the ship host? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D)...

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Knewton Video: Intro to Fractions on the GMAT

By - Feb 14, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

In the fourth installment of our Intro to GMAT Quant Lesson, Knewton teachers Jess and Rich give you a solid introduction to fractions on the GMAT. Get (re)acquainted with proper and improper fractions, mixed numbers, and reciprocals, and learn the best way to compare and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 14): Algebra and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Gold depreciated at a rate of per year between 2000 and 2005. If 1 kg of gold cost dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, how much did it cost in 2002? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals §...

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Don’t miss the World MBA Tour in Your City in February

By - Feb 14, 01:15 AM   Comments [0]

Register to secure your complimentary place... Who: QS World MBA Tour North America 2011 What: The world’s best B-Schools are in town to meet with you for one day only. Talk to admissions staff at the school of your choice about scholarships, applications and more... Why: Simplify your...

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2 More Days to Save $100 and Perfect Your Application!

By - Feb 13, 09:47 AM   Comments [0]

Our Round 3 Special ends in TWO DAYS, on February 15, 2011, so you've got less than 48 hours to save $100 on all MBA and EMBA services (excluding rush services). Don't you want your MBA or EMBA application to stand out among the thousands of...

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How to Write Waitlist Update Letters

By - Feb 13, 09:46 AM   Comments [0]

The application process is not over for waitlisted applicants. You’ve still got a chance of getting into your dream school, so now’s not the time to slack off, and it’s certainly not the time to give up. Continue fighting for that acceptance! Your waitlist updates (you...

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Knewton Video: Percentages, Ratios, and Decimals

By - Feb 13, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

// In part three of Knewton’s Intro to GMAT Quant lesson, Jess and Rich provide a primer on percentages, ratios, and decimals on the GMAT. If it's been a while since you've tackled math problems, this review will give you exactly what you...

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GMAT Math Strategy: Think With Your Pen

By - Feb 12, 10:42 AM   Comments [0]

This post is written by Andy Huang. Here is a rather challenging GMAT math problem. Give it a shot: For every positive EVEN integer n, the function h(n) is defined to be the product of all the even integers from 2 to n, inclusive. If...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup: Optimism, Earnings, and iPads

By - Feb 11, 09:44 AM   Comments [0]

A Duke Fuqua news release reports that optimistic business school graduates fare better in the job search than do pessimists. The research shows that those with an optimistic disposition won't just have better career prospects, but will spend less time and effort job searching. Furthermore,...

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