# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 12): Mixture Problem and Sentence Correction

- Aug 12, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) To make lemonade, a recipe requires 4 lemons, 30 ounces of sugar, and 2 pints of water. One can squeeze out 0.4 cups of 5% citric acid from an average lemon. Marta does not have lemons, but wants to make lemonade from 4 cups...

# What the Heck is a Weighted Average?

- Aug 11, 07:47 AM   Comments [1]

This post was written by Rich Zwelling, one of Knewton’s awesome GMAT prep instructors. For more GMAT help, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. If you’ve done some GMAT preparation already, you’ve likely come across the concept of “weighted averages.” But what does that term really...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 11): Combinations and Critical Reasoning

- Aug 11, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) 10 business executives and 7 chairmen meet at a conference. If each business executive shakes the hand of every other business executive and every chairman once, and each chairman shakes the hand of each of the business executives but not the other chairmen, how...

# Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Critical Reasoning, Explain Question

- Aug 10, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

On the GMAT when you are faced with Critical Reasoning “explain” questions, your task is to identify the two pieces of information that appear to contradict and look for the answer choice that explains why they do not. For practice, try the problem...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 10): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

- Aug 10, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (DS) If , what is the value of integer ? 1. is divisible by at least 2 prime numbers greater than 2 2. is prime GMAT Daily Deals Time management is an essential GMAT skill-learn how to manage your time from Manhattan GMAT. Learn more! Get Stacy...

# 4 Fun and Creative Post-MBA Jobs

- Aug 9, 12:12 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Christina Yu. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. We all know “fun” is a relative term – for some that might mean ruling the boardroom, raking in millions, or advising powerful executives on...

# Must Know Data Sufficiency Strategies

- Aug 9, 11:03 AM   Comments [0]

Perhaps no GMAT item is as emblematic of the test as is a Data Sufficiency question.  It is  unique to the GMAT and true to the aims of this specific test: to reward those who show the higher-order reasoning skills that will...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 9): Algebra and Sentence Correction

- Aug 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) What is the value of the following expression: 1. 2. GMAT Daily Deals Join Kaplan in their Road to Business School. Seminars, meet and greets, and admission advice. Register now! Save \$100 when you sign up for admissions services with mbaMission. Mention GMAT Club to...

# Kaplan: Paraphrasing on GMAT Data Sufficiency Questions

- Aug 8, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math on the GMAT can be hard enough when it is presented without trickery. However, the test-maker knows that even simple math can be made challenging by including complex verbal descriptions or by disguising one mathematical concept as another. Kaplan considers paraphrasing one of...

# GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 8): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

- Aug 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [1]

Math (PS) What is the value of if the sum of odd, consecutive, positive integers from 1 to equals 441? (A) 47 (B) 41 (C) 37 (D) 33 (E) 29 GMAT Daily Deals 65% of students miss this data sufficiency question > How would you approach it? Knewton explains Need help with...