Reading Comprehension

How to stay focused on your Reading Comprehension

By - Jun 13, 22:38 PM   Comments [8]

Jen Rugani is one our amazing teachers at Knewton, where she helps students rock their GMAT prep. If taking the GMAT is like running a marathon, then the Reading Comprehension passages are like a set of steep hills in mile 24. They’re dense, complicated, boring pieces...

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How to Tackle Analogous Situations in RC and CR

By - Apr 11, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

By Jen Rugani Say a friend tells you a story about something that happened to her at work. Her boss has decided to assign her to a very specific research assignment, despite the fact that such research rarely yields practical results. Hearing this reminds you of...

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e-GMAT RC diagnostic

By - Mar 30, 11:13 AM   Comments [0]

Hello Everyone, As you may be aware, we are planning to launch our Reading Comprehension course on April 7.  We have prepared a Diagnostic for the same and would like to get your feedback on it.  This diagnostic is available free of charge in the e-GMAT...

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e-GMAT Special offer

By - Jan 3, 22:16 PM   Comments [0]

The next batch of Verbal Live Complete starts on March 24 2012. Purchase Verbal Live Complete, the only course that offers Verbal Score Improvement Guarantee, and save 47% using coupon code gcverbal279   Verbal Live Complete World’s first prep course designed to help non-natives level the playing field...

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Magoosh GMAT: Clear, Straightforward GMAT Practice

By - Dec 11, 11:41 AM   Comments [0]

Magoosh launched its new GMAT product last week – an online tutorial website that walks MBA applicants through the complicated GMAT in a non-complicated way. We had the pleasure of playing around with the site a bit, and are excited to share our...

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How to define your GMAT strategy and create you study plan

By - Nov 12, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Do any of these resonate with you? I am starting my preparation and would like to know how to create an efficient study plan. My Verbal score in my preliminary diagnostic has been very low. How much time should I plan for to hit 40 on Verbal. I...

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Why to Avoid the Word “Methodology” in RC Answers – and Other Tips

By - Jul 25, 09:05 AM   Comments [0]

This article was written by Sean Murphy. For more expert GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. Sometimes, even as a GMAT teacher, it can be easy to be cynical about Reading Comprehension. “Why bother spending much time teaching ...

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7 Ways to Handle Dense Science Passages on GMAT RC

By - Jun 15, 11:32 AM   Comments [1]

This post was written by Christina Yu. Tricky science passages on the GMAT may be the bane of your existence, but they don't have to be. Here are 7 expert tips to help you conquer your science fears. 1. Recognize that you don’t need to know any...

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Manhattan GMAT Releases New Books in Quant and Verbal

By - May 23, 21:00 PM   Comments [2]

Manhattan GMAT is readying two new strategy supplements to expand their existing catalog of prep materials: Foundations of GMAT Verbal and Advanced GMAT Quant. Inspired by the success of Manhattan GMAT’s Foundations of GMAT Math strategy supplement, these two new books are intended to...

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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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