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How To Decide on Safety Schools for MBA

By - Feb 6, 08:46 AM   Comments [0]

For many business school candidates, Round 3 is a time to sit back, relax and wait for the MBA admissions committees to make their decisions. However, for others, the third round is a time to be conservative and apply to a safety school. But what...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 6): Probability and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) In preparation for the Olympics, a group of five women is participating in a 400 meter race. What is the probability that either Jenny or Sally will win this race? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 5): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Feb 5, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A luxury liner, Queen Marry II, is transporting several cats as well as the crew (sailors, a cook, and one-legged captain) to a nearby port. Altogether, these passengers have 15 heads and 41 legs. How many cats does the ship host? (A) 3 (B) 5 (C) 6 (D)...

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Your Business School Application: Start Yesterday

By - Feb 4, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Anyone interested in full-time MBA programs hopefully already knows that most institutions have Round 1 application deadlines in or near the month of October. Yet, it is likely that a sizable percentage of those interested, perhaps even the majority, do not know anything about business...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 4): Algebra and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) Gold depreciated at a rate of per year between 2000 and 2005. If 1 kg of gold cost dollars in 2001 and dollars in 2003, how much did it cost in 2002? (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer...

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Finding Flaws in the Argument: Part I

By - Feb 3, 21:00 PM   Comments [0]

When we say that someone is “always finding flaws” in another person, we usually mean that in an unflattering way. However, the AWA Argument essay is where you can allow this flaw-finding faculty of yours to shine, if you have it.

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The Hidden Tactic

By - Feb 3, 21:00 PM   Comments [0]

Although most students know how to determine the prime factorization of a number, only rarely will you see a question phrased so bluntly. More likely, the question will hint at the issue in a roundabout fashion:

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What Is The Author Trying To Prove?

By - Feb 3, 21:00 PM   Comments [0]

Today we will focus on how to identify a conclusion in an argument. A conclusion is a position, opinion or judgment reached after consideration of evidence or facts.

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The Modern GMAT’s Ancient Roots

By - Feb 3, 21:00 PM   Comments [0]

Mathematics credits its most famous formula to a legendary Greek, Pythagoras of Samos. This gem of trigonometry has had far-reaching impact in every sphere of mathematics and appears quite frequently on the GMAT.

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Finding Flaws in the Argument: Part II

By - Feb 3, 21:00 PM   Comments [0]

Yesterday we took a look at identifying assumptions in Argument essay questions, and today we’ll take a deeper look on how you can further dismantle the argument made.

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