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GMAT Tuesday: Sentence Correction – Complex Subject Verb Agreement

By - Jan 12, 16:56 PM   Comments [0]

Long sentences are all over the GMAT. The sentence correction section loves to bog students down with modifying phrase, absolutes and appositives, to obfuscate the true meaning of the sentence. In this weeks video, I offer some tips for attacking these long sentences so that...

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GMAT Tuesday: How Do I Use Semicolons?

By - Jan 5, 11:19 AM   Comments [0]

Although not explicitly tested on the GMAT, it’s good to know how these are supposed to used. It’s easy to be thrown off if you come across these and aren’t sure what they mean. A student asked about them, so I want to clear the...

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GMAT Tuesday: “Must Be True” Math Questions

By - Dec 29, 11:17 AM   Comments [0]

The very tricky and very nefarious “must be true” question type can foil the best math minds. Without practice, prep, and a good strategy, you might find yourself wasting a lot of time on these questions. Today I’ll cover a useful strategy for these questions and...

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GMAT Tuesday: Official Guide – Reading Comprehension #99

By - Dec 22, 11:29 AM   Comments [0]

Happy Holidays from Magoosh! Join me this week as we take on another main idea question in reading comprehension. We take a look at question 99 in the Official Guide to the GMAT, 13th edition. I’ll go over strategies for this type of questions and how...

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4 Tips to Demonstrate Your Future Contributions on your MBA App

By - Dec 21, 12:00 PM   Comments [0]

B-schools like to know that their students will enthusiastically join in and support their student bodies and alumni groups, as well as society in general. However, lavish pronouncements and assurances of future humanitarian efforts are generally unconvincing. How can you best show your future potential?...

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Berkeley Haas GMAT Scores

By - Dec 21, 10:01 AM   Comments [0]

How good are your chances of getting into Berkeley Haas with your GMAT score? Of course, your score isn’t going to be a tell-all. You still need a well-rounded application, with a strong GPA, solid work experience/recommendations, and essays that coherently express your future goals...

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Northwestern Kellogg GMAT Scores

By - Dec 18, 15:58 PM   Comments [0]

Forget sunny California and Boston. You can’t wait to fill your suitcase with wool socks and long underwear, and head off to the Windy City! Chicago is home to Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management, an MBA program focused on general management with a very...

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MIT Sloan GMAT Scores

By - Dec 18, 15:56 PM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan is one of the most selective MBA programs. It’s 2014 acceptance rate was at mere 13.8%, lower than Wharton (20.7%), Booth (23.5%) and Kellogg (23.2%). Granted, it’s incoming class is smaller, but still! 13.8% is pretty terrifyingly low. MIT is a world-renowned engineering...

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An Overview of Magoosh’s Free GMAT Resources

By - Dec 15, 17:32 PM   Comments [0]

Magoosh’s GMAT experts have created a plethora of free GMAT resources to help you study more effectively and efficiently. Here’s a big list of our free resources so that you can spend more time studying and less time looking for the best materials. I’d recommend bookmarking...

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GMAT Tuesday: “Hello” to Idioms

By - Dec 15, 12:35 PM   Comments [0]

“Hello! It’s me!” Kevin from GMAT Tuesdays, not Adele from the famed “Hello” music video! We are diving into 3 new idioms this week: forbade, in danger, and concluded. Make sure you know which ones take gerunds, which ones take infinitives, and which ones take neither....

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