GMAT

What the Heck is a Weighted Average?

By - Aug 11, 07:47 AM   Comments [1]

This post was written by Rich Zwelling, one of Knewton’s awesome GMAT prep instructors. For more GMAT help, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. If you’ve done some GMAT preparation already, you’ve likely come across the concept of “weighted averages.” But what does that term really...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 11): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Critical Reasoning, Explain Question

By - Aug 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

On the GMAT when you are faced with Critical Reasoning “explain” questions, your task is to identify the two pieces of information that appear to contradict and look for the answer choice that explains why they do not. For practice, try the problem...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 10): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If , what is the value of integer ? 1. is divisible by at least 2 prime numbers greater than 2 2. is prime GMAT Daily Deals Time management is an essential GMAT skill-learn how to manage your time from Manhattan GMAT. Learn more! Get Stacy...

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4 Fun and Creative Post-MBA Jobs

By - Aug 9, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. We all know “fun” is a relative term – for some that might mean ruling the boardroom, raking in millions, or advising powerful executives on...

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Must Know Data Sufficiency Strategies

By - Aug 9, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

Perhaps no GMAT item is as emblematic of the test as is a Data Sufficiency question.  It is  unique to the GMAT and true to the aims of this specific test: to reward those who show the higher-order reasoning skills that will...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 9): Algebra and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of the following expression: 1. 2. GMAT Daily Deals Join Kaplan in their Road to Business School. Seminars, meet and greets, and admission advice. Register now! Save $100 when you sign up for admissions services with mbaMission. Mention GMAT Club to...

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Kaplan: Paraphrasing on GMAT Data Sufficiency Questions

By - Aug 8, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math on the GMAT can be hard enough when it is presented without trickery. However, the test-maker knows that even simple math can be made challenging by including complex verbal descriptions or by disguising one mathematical concept as another. Kaplan considers paraphrasing one of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 8): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) What is the value of if the sum of odd, consecutive, positive integers from 1 to equals 441? (A) 47 (B) 41 (C) 37 (D) 33 (E) 29 GMAT Daily Deals 65% of students miss this data sufficiency question > How would you approach it? Knewton explains Need help with...

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7 Benefits of Online GMAT Prep

By - Aug 7, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. Figuring out how to structure your GMAT prep can be a tough decision. Some people are sure that they need private tutoring or in-person prep classes;...

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