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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 18): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Oct 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is integer odd? 1. is odd 2. is odd GMAT Daily Deals Last Chance! Join Kaplan for an exclusive free weekend of GMAT prep open only for a limited number of registrants. Register now! Need help with your MBA School application? Amerasia Consulting offers 10% off...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 17): Rate Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) A soccer coach riding his bike at 24 km/h reaches his office 5 minutes late. Had he traveled 25% faster, he would have reached the office 4 minutes earlier than the scheduled time. How far is his office from his house? (A) 18 km (B) 24...

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How to Get In the Zone for the GMAT

By - Oct 16, 13:37 PM   Comments [0]

As a GMAT teacher and tutor, I am often asked about the best way to “get into the zone” to take the exam. After all, no one can sit for a 3.5 hour exam and not occasionally space out or lose focus. There...

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Tips for Comparing Fractions on the GMAT

By - Oct 14, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

When discussing fractions, I often find a very interesting area of confusion among students. I'll ask them to compare, for example, 1/3 and 1/4. Almost everyone correctly answers that 1/4 is smaller. "How do you know?" I'll ask. And this is where...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 14): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) What is the last digit of the following number ? (A) 6 (B) 5 (C) 2 (D) 1 (E) 0 GMAT Daily Deals Get $100 off a Manhattan GMAT course with the code GCLUB100! Sign up now! Incredible savings from Veritas Prep - save 10% on any course and receive a...

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Four Types of BS That Won’t Work in an MBA Application

By - Oct 13, 11:10 AM   Comments [0]

Putting the finishing touches on those Round 1 applications? Finally sitting down to get started on your apps for Round 2? Great! Now…stop. Before you send those things off or get too deep into your work, take a moment and make sure you’re not committing one of...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 13): Overlapping Sets and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) 6 students in a group study different languages as specified: * Russian: 4 * Ukrainian: 3 * Hebrew: 2 Each student studies at least 1 language. If it is also known that exactly 3 students study exactly 2 languages, how many students are studying all three languages? (A) 0 (B)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 12): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) How many five-digit numbers can be formed using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 which are divisible by 3, without repeating the digits? (A) 15 (B) 96 (C) 120 (D) 181 (E) 216 GMAT Daily Deals Revolution Prep offers a full GMAT online course for only $200 when...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Oct 11): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) One fisherman was telling his friends that he caught a fish that had a 60 foot long head. It also had a tail that was as long as the fish's head and a half of its body. Finally, the body was half the size...

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Puritans and Parallelism on GMAT SC

By - Oct 10, 13:32 PM   Comments [0]

Recently, I wrote about how some students place too great an emphasis on memorizing grammar rules. This misplaced emphasis can cause those students to eliminate answer choices that are grammatically and logically correct. Let’s look at a sample problem: Jean-Michel Basquiat, who was...

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