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

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Math (PS) What is the ratio of the area of a TV screen with a diagonal of 18'' to that of a screen with a diagonal of 15''? 1. The ratio of width to length is the same for both screens. 2. The width of the 18''-screen is...

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GMAT Prepositions and Idioms: “from”

By - Dec 24, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

Prepositions are perhaps the most versatile and powerful words in the English language.  What English does with prepositions is notoriously hard for non-native speakers to learn.   In this first "preposition idiom" article, we will look at the preposition "from."   The preposition "from" The word "from" is a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 24): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Does the curve intersect the axis? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals with...

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Number Sense for the GMAT

By - Dec 21, 09:25 AM   Comments [0]

First, a practice problem. Remember, no calculator. I.  47/150 II. 111/330 III. 299/900 1) Rank those three in order from smallest to biggest. I, II, III I, III, II II, I, III II, III, I III, I, II   Number sense Many GMAT Quantitative Problems, like the foregoing one, test number sense.  What is number sense?  Number sense is a good...

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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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