Kaplan: Keep the end in sight…tips for staying motivated while prepping for the GMAT

By - May 2, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

When you first begin prepping for the GMAT, staying motivated is easy.  But after a couple of months, it can be difficult to keep yourself motivated as you continue to try to improve your score. If this happens to you, there are a few strategies you...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 2): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - May 2, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) How many distinct prime divisors does a positive integer have? 1. has one prime divisor 2. has one prime divisor OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals The GMAT Unlocked by Kaplan addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about the test and shares a bit...

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Should You Retake the GMAT?

By - May 1, 18:18 PM   Comments [0]

That depends (obviously you couldn’t have expected a clear yes or no answer here). What was your score? What is the GMAT average at your target MBA program? How many times have you retaken the test in the past? Are you a...

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

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Math (PS) What is the sum of digits in decimal notation of number ? (A) 158 (B) 162 (C) 165 (D) 174 (E) 183 OA and Explanation GMAT Daily Deals Got Spring Fever? Maybe a Knewton discount will help. Save $430 on the full course until 4/30. Enjoy your break! Sign up! Need to amp...

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Kaplan: The Keys to Bolded Statement Questions on the GMAT

By - Apr 28, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

Bolded statement questions require a very different approach from all other critical reasoning problems on the GMAT.  Rather than attempting to find the assumption in the stimulus, or looking to the answer choices for an inference, you must determine the role being played by two...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 28): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Apr 28, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) , , and are positive integers. When is divided by , the remainder is . If when is divided by , the remainder is , which of the following must be true? (A) is even (B)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 27): Probability and Sentence Correction

By - Apr 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) 15 computers in the corporate network are infected with virus. If every day several computers are arbitrarily selected for scanning, what is the probability that no computer containing virus will be scanned in the course of the next five days? 1. 10 computers are scanned...

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GMAT Reading vs. Everyday Reading: Change Your GMAT Reading Strategy

By - Apr 26, 12:32 PM   Comments [1]

If you’ve taken a look at any GMAT Reading Comprehension skills, you’ve probably figured out that GMAT passages are, on the whole, much more difficult to read than passages you’d find in a novel, newspaper article, or blog post. (Check out our other GMAT Reading...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Prime Factors

By - Apr 26, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Good luck on this Challenge Problem involving Prime Factors! Remember, there’s probably a reason that the questions are written the way that they are… Problem: If a = 105 and a3 = 21 x 25 x 45 x b, what is the value of b? A) 35 B) 42 C)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Apr 26): Overlapping Sets and Sentence Correction

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Math (DS) Among the first ten cyclists who crossed the finish-line, 4 were Italians and 8 represented Telefonica team. How many cyclists who represented Telefonica team and finished in the top ten were not Italians? 1. 2 Italians who finished in the top ten did not represent...

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