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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

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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

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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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Waitlist Guidelines from Chicago Booth, UCLA Anderson

By - Feb 3, 12:48 PM   Comments [0]

While the waitlist may not seem like the ideal status for your MBA application, the good news is you’re still in the running while the school looks more closely at your application package in the context of the next round of candidates. UCLA Anderson School of...

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GMAT Problem Solving Practice: The Solution

By - Feb 3, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Did you try out Friday's GMAT problem solving practice question? If not, give it a try before you look at the solution. Here's a reminder: A theater charges $12 for seats in the orchestra and $8 for seats in the balcony.  On a certain night, a...

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MBA Interview Prep, Advice & Success

By - Feb 3, 04:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s MBA Interview Season! And to help you prepare, we thought we’d tap into our network of successful applicants and see what THEY might have to offer up in the way of advice. And we hit the mother load. Lisa [not her real name, of course] owned...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Feb 3): Coordinate Geometry and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) Do lines and cross? 1. 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Only Knewton Gmat prep gives you access to >3,400 GMAT practice questions, all...

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