# Economist MBA Fair Raffle Prize Winners

- Nov 9, 08:59 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist's autumn MBA fair is now underway (don't worry, you can still join in if you haven't yet)!

# Scholarships Can Help Offset the Cost of Your Degree, But You Need to Know How to Find Them (The Official GMAT Blog)

- Nov 9, 08:29 AM   Comments [0]

A great way to help offset the cost of your degree is scholarships—which some candidates either overlook or simply don’t realize the extent to which they are available.

# GMAT Question of the Day (November 9)

- Nov 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If three circles having radii 1, 2, and 3 respectively lie on a plane, do any two of these circles intersect? (1) Centers of the circles form an equilateral triangle with height . (2) Centers of the circles do not lie on the same line. Question...

# Idioms in GMAT Sentence Correction: List of Most Common Idioms

- Nov 8, 10:13 AM   Comments [0]

Last week we shared advice on how to recognize and solve idiom-related issues in GMAT Sentence Correction questions. The creators of the GMAT have been decreasing their testing of idioms (the subject tends to put non-native speakers of English at a disadvantage) but we still...

# Land Your Score: Assumptions in Critical Reasoning

- Nov 8, 09:49 AM   Comments [0]

Assumption questions ask for unstated evidence supporting the argument. In past posts I’ve discussed ways to break down Critical Reasoning (CR) passages on the GMAT. Here I will focus on a specific subset of question types that make up the majority of CR questions and can...

# GMAT Question of the Day (November 8)

- Nov 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math A basket contains 3 white and 5 blue balls. Mary will extract one ball at random and keep it. If, after that, John will extract one ball at random, what is the probability that John will extract a blue ball? A. B. $\frac{3}{8}$

# 3 Reasons Why it’s Actually Advantageous to Apply For Round 2

- Nov 7, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen  Rich.C@empowergmat.com  www.EMPOWERgmat.com The process of putting together a strong overall application involves a number of different ‘steps.’ However, many prospective MBA candidates come into the application process with an unrealistic sense of how long it actually takes to put together a ‘winning’ application,...

# GMAT Question of the Day (November 7)

- Nov 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math There are 7 red and 5 blue marbles in a jar. In how many ways 8 marbles can be selected from the jar so that at least one red marble and at least one blue marble is left in the jar? A. 460 B. 490 C. 493 D. 445 E....

# MBAs Studying Abroad Face International Uncertainties

- Nov 4, 08:03 AM   Comments [0]

Want to study abroad for an MBA? First research the benefits and risks. How high is the average GMAT score for Yale’s newest incoming class? What are the risks associated with studying abroad for business school? Will international MBA students face new obstacles obtaining a post-Brexit...

# GMAT Question of the Day (November 4)

- Nov 4, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If is a positive integer, what is the hundreds digit of ? (1) is divisible by 10. (2) is even. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion...