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GMAT AWA Example Essay

By - Nov 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [2]

See an ideal sample argument essay presented for this AWA prompt.  In the previous post, I demonstrated some brainstorming and identified six objections to this argument.  I then selected three of them as the basis of the essay that follows.  This is one way to go about...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 7): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) In June 2004, GMAT Club, a community of aspiring MBA students, registered 810 new members. How many members from USA and Canada registered in the month of June 2004? 1. In June 2004, the ratio of new members from USA and Canada, Europe and Asia...

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Save on e-GMAT Verbal Live Prep

By - Nov 6, 13:05 PM   Comments [0]

We are proud to announce that we are working with our friends at e-GMAT - our new GMAT Club Premier partner - to offer an exclusive price for their verbal GMAT package just for our members. e-GMAT's Verbal Live Prep, the world's most comprehensive verbal course,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 6): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) In a triangle ABD, B is the right angle. Point C is on BD. If you draw a line from A to C, then is triangle ABC an isosceles triangle? 1. Angle ACB is twice as large as angle ADC. 2. Angle ACB is twice as...

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Brainstorming for GMAT AWA

By - Nov 5, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

How do you begin the AWA? Of course, as of June, 2012, there is only one essay, the Argument essay, on the GMAT.  Suppose you are faced with the following AWA Argument prompt (this is the very last prompt listed in the OG13): The following appeared in a...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 5): Counting and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) How many times will the digit 7 be written when listing the integers from 1 to 1000? (A) 110 (B) 111 (C) 271 (D) 300 (E) 304 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives...

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Compare and Contrast vs. Pros and Cons on the GMAT

By - Nov 2, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

What is the difference between these two GMAT tasks? Some GMAT Reading Comprehension passages or AWA questions will have a "compare and contrast" type question.  Others will ask us to compare "the pros and cons" or "the benefits and liabilities" or "the advantages and drawbacks" of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 2): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) A plane takes off from a hill at 750 meters above sea level and lands some time later in a town located at 50 meters below sea level. During the first part of its flight, the plane gained height at a rate of 50...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 1): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If , , and are points on the plane, is ? 1. 2. Area of triangle Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Expert teachers, proven score-raising strategies & realistic...

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GMAT Integrated Reasoning: Scatterplots

By - Oct 31, 09:00 AM   Comments [1]

One of the most common types of graphs is statistics and in the quantitative sciences is a scatterplot.  A scatterplot is a way of displaying bivariate data: that is, data in which we measure two different variables for each participant.  For example, suppose we ask several people both their...

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