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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 25): Rate Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Water flows into an empty tank of 54 liters via 12 small pipes. The rate of each pipe is 1 liter per hour. However, water flows out of the tank via several big pipes at the rate of 1.5 liter per hour. If after...

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Slicing up GMAT Circles: Arclength, Sectors, and Pi

By - Feb 22, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Few topics make students let out an audible sigh like circles on the GMAT. "What was the formula for area of a circle, again? I know pi is in there somewhere!" Then they throw sectors, proportions, and arclengths at you. Now you're really rolling your eyes. Slicing...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 22): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Is integer even? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT: Save up to $595 on the world’s first prep course designed to help non-natives score higher on GMAT Verbal. ...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 21): Mixture Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) If a portion of a half water/half alcohol mix is replaced with 25% alcohol solution, resulting in a 30% alcohol solution, what percentage of the original alcohol was replaced? (A) 3% (B) 20% (C) 66% (D) 75% (E) 80% Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag...

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Absolute Phrases on the GMAT

By - Feb 20, 09:00 AM   Comments [3]

It is not uncommon for test takers, when sloughing through the thicket of GMAT Sentence Correction questions to find themselves scratching their heads over a tricky little grammar conundrum known as  an absolute phrase. What exactly are absolute phrases you ask? Well, before we dive into definitions and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 20): Probability and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) In preparation for the Olympics, a group of five women is participating in a 400 meter race. What is the probability that either Jenny or Sally will win this race? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 19): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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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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GMAT Prepositions and Idioms: On

By - Feb 18, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Prepositions in English display a powerful diversity of uses. Your preposition knowledge will most certainly be tested in the GMAT. In previous preposition article, we talked about the proposition "against".  Here, we will look, at the preposition "on".   Prepositions on the GMAT A preposition must be followed by...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 18): 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) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer...

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GMAT Prepositions and Idioms: Against

By - Feb 15, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Prepositions in English display a powerful diversity of uses.  In previous preposition article, we talked about the proposition "for".  Here, we will look, at the prepositions "against".   Prepositions A preposition must be followed by a noun --- or by something playing the role of a noun.   This latter...

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