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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 21): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) The price of a certain commodity increased at a rate of % per year between 2000 and 2004. If the price was dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, what was the price in 2002 in terms of and ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 20): Work Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Two consultants can type up a report in 12.5 hours and edit it in 7.5 hours. If Mary needs 30 hours to type the report and Jim needs 12 hours to edit it alone, how many hours will it take if Jim types the...

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GMAT Idiom: because vs. because of

By - Dec 19, 09:22 AM   Comments [1]

First, a practice GMAT Sentence Correction question: 1) Because of Elnath Industries posting a second consecutive quarter of losses, its stocks tumbled 20% in the last three days. Because of Elnath Industries posting Because of Elnath Industries having posted Because Elnath Industries posting Because Elnath Industries posted Because Elnath Industries had been posting Because By...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 19): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) What is the value of ? 1. is an integer 2. is even Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Veritas Prep: 99th percentile instructors, 90+ cities...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 18): Number Properties and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) If is divisible by prime number , is an even prime number? 1. Product of is even 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily...

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Doubling and Halving Trick for GMAT Math

By - Dec 17, 09:03 AM   Comments [0]

Learn one of the handiest tricks for math without a calculator!   Without a calculator, what is 1. 35 x 12? 2. 150 x 36? 3. 125 x 84? On the GMAT, you don’t get a calculator. With the doubling and halving trick, all of these become much easier.   Thinking about multiplication Every positive integer...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 17): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) There is a certain triangle with sides 7, 10, and . If it is known that is an integer, how many different values are there of ? (A) 8 (B) 10 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 16 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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“Consider” this Popular GMAT Idiom

By - Dec 14, 09:16 AM   Comments [0]

What is the proper way to use the word "consider"?  Considering that this very word may appear on the GMAT Sentence Correction, you should be prepared for its related idioms!   Idiom #1: consider + noun + noun 1) Many Magoosh users consider my friend Chris an authority on the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 14): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly listed stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. During the final quarter the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000 shares, and fourth quarter earnings were reported...

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Survey Finds MBA Applicants Still Prefer GMAT Over GRE

By - Dec 13, 22:27 PM   Comments [0]

Even though approximately 69 percent of business schools now give applicants the option of submitting GRE (Graduate Record Exam) scores rather than the GMAT, a new survey reveals b-school hopefuls still aren't jumping on this alternative option. In Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of business school...

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