3 Tips to Ace GMAT Analysis of an Issue Essay

By - Jul 7, 10:53 AM   Comments [0]

When studying for the GMAT, I was intimidated by the Analysis of an Issue essay. While the test gives you strict limitations for Analysis of an Argument (critique the argument; don’t give your own opinion), the Analysis of an Issue essay is much more open-ended....

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Critical Reasoning Weaken Question

By - Jul 7, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s GMAT practice problem is a Critical Reasoning weaken question. Weaken questions are more common than any other question type in the critical reasoning section, so it is essential to be prepared for them. On these problems, identify the conclusion, evidence and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 7): Overlapping Sets and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 7, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) At Daifu university, 40% of all students are both members of a student organization and want to reduce their tuition costs. 20% of those students who want to reduce tuition are not members of the student organization. What percentage of all Daifu students want...

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Split Sentences in <30 seconds

By - Jul 6, 19:32 PM   Comments [0]

Can you answer this by reading only the first 3 words of each answer choice? Recently documented examples of neurogenesis, the production of new brain cells, include the brain growing in mice when placed in a stimulating environment or neurons increasing in canaries that learn new...

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Top 20 Best GMAT Books – GMAT Club Ranking for June

By - Jul 6, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

June 2011 popularity index of Best GMAT Books as determined by GMAT Club members. (We measured how often our members referred to each of the books in their posts from the past month and assembled the GMAT Book popularity index below). You can also visit...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 6): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 6, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) and are prime integers. What is ? 1. is a prime integer 2. GMAT Daily Deals Combinations VS Permutations? Come listen to GMATPill explain what you need to know about nCr and nPr formulas in these...

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Three Crucial Sentence Correction Strategies

By - Jul 5, 14:52 PM   Comments [1]

Of all the question types on the GMAT,  Sentence Correction may seem the most arbitrary to prospective examinees.  Math we get: nearly all MBA graduates will have to make decisions using numbers and nearly all MBA programs require coursework in areas like...

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Should B-Schools Use Software to Weed Out Cheaters?

By - Jul 5, 10:52 AM   Comments [0]

Cheating on your b-school admissions essay – that most probing, personal, and difficult-to-write account – may seem preposterous. But unfortunately, it happens, and when it does, it can be hard to detect. Business schools receive thousands of applications, and rarely have the staff to scrutinize...

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By - Jul 5, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Many GMAT preppers struggle with Sentence Correction. Probably most reading this post have some trouble with it. But why should that be? Presumably everyone reading this speaks English. That’s the key to the puzzle right there. We all speak...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 5): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Jul 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) The bowl contains chips of red and green color and no chips of any other color. If two chips are drawn from the basket at random without replacement, what is the probability that both chips will be green? 1. 20% of all chips in the...

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