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Wharton Deadlines and Admissions Essays

By - Aug 3, 14:42 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton has released its MBA application deadlines and admissions essays for the coming year. Last year Wharton really stirred the pot by introducing radically different essays. Here are Wharton’s deadlines and essays for the Class of 2014, followed by our comments in italics: Wharton Application...

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What to Memorize for the GMAT: 5 More Must-Know Grammar Rules

By - Aug 3, 11:55 AM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. In the first post of our “What to Memorize for the GMAT Verbal” series, we covered the business and logic vocabulary you should know for the test. In...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Data Sufficiency Averages

By - Aug 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT Data Sufficiency questions can take simple concepts like averages and have test-takers pausing or falling into traps because of the way they are worded, and the fact that you have to keep in mind what your goal is with Data Sufficiency—to find out...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 3): Probability and Critical Reasoning

By - Aug 3, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A flower shop has 2 tulips, 2 roses, 2 daisies, and 2 lilies. If two flowers are sold at random, what is the probability of not picking exactly two tulips? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) GMAT Daily Deals Experience the Manhattan GMAT difference at one of...

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GMAT DATA SUFFICIENCY : THE LAZY PERSON’S FAVORITE QUESTION TYPE?

By - Aug 2, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

About 100 years ago Frank B. Gilbreth was famous for pioneering a field he called “motion study.” He specialized in making factories more efficient. When Gilbreth first walked into a factory he was helping, what he did was to ask to meet...

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

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Math (DS) On any given Saturday, flights arrive at XYZ airport every hour, for 24 hours. The average number of flights arriving at XYZ airport on any Saturday is a multiple of 12. Is the total number of flights that arrived on a Saturday greater than...

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MBA@UNC: Is UNC’s New Online MBA Program a Good Move?

By - Aug 1, 09:45 AM   Comments [0]

Is UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School’s new online MBA program, MBA@UNC, forward-thinking or just misguided? That’s the question many are asking as UNC prepares to launch MBA@UNC this fall with an inaugural class of 19 students. As the first top 20 business school to...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 1): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Carly has 3 movies that she can watch during the weekend: 1 Action movie, 1 Comedy, and 1 Drama. However, she needs to watch the Drama 3 times. Assuming Carly has time for 5 movies and intends to watch all of them, in how...

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8 Surprises to Prepare for in the MBA Admissions Process

By - Jul 29, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

This article was written by Christina Yu. For more expert MBA admissions and GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. While it would be nice if everything happened according to plan during the MBA admissions process, this isn’t always the case. Don’t...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 29): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Is divisible by 15? 1. When is divided by 10, the result is an integer 2. is a multiple of 30 GMAT Daily Deals Investment Banking and Management Consulting: What does the GMAT have to do with a career in these golden fields? GMATPill explains....

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