MBA Applicants Stick with the GMAT

By - Dec 18, 04:47 AM   Comments [0]

According to a recent Kaplan Test press release, the majority of MBA applicants prefer to stick with the GMAT instead of the GRE even though 69% of business schools accept GRE scores. The press release states that fewer than 1 in 10 applicants submitted GRE scores...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 18): Number Properties and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 18, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If is divisible by prime number , is an even prime number? 1. Product of is even 2. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily...

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Doubling and Halving Trick for GMAT Math

By - Dec 17, 09:03 AM   Comments [0]

Learn one of the handiest tricks for math without a calculator!   Without a calculator, what is 1. 35 x 12? 2. 150 x 36? 3. 125 x 84? On the GMAT, you don’t get a calculator. With the doubling and halving trick, all of these become much easier.   Thinking about multiplication Every positive integer...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 17): Geometry and Critical Reasoning

By - Dec 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) There is a certain triangle with sides 7, 10, and . If it is known that is an integer, how many different values are there of ? (A) 8 (B) 10 (C) 13 (D) 14 (E) 16 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - C - (click and...

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Sharpen Your EMBA Edge with This Month’s Featured Ebook!

By - Dec 16, 13:40 PM   Comments [0]’s classic EMBA guide, The EMBA Edge: A Guide to EMBA Admissions, fully updated for the current application cycle, is now on sale through the month of December at 20% of! What better way to launch the New Year than with a winning EMBA application...

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MBA Admissions: NYU Stern & Marketing

By - Dec 16, 13:32 PM   Comments [0]

A quick glance at NYU Stern currently ranks in 11th place as one of the best business schools, according to US News & World Report (March 2012). It is ranked in ninth place for marketing. Stern’s Class of 2014 and Marketing 3907 people applied to NYU...

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“Consider” this Popular GMAT Idiom

By - Dec 14, 09:16 AM   Comments [0]

What is the proper way to use the word "consider"?  Considering that this very word may appear on the GMAT Sentence Correction, you should be prepared for its related idioms!   Idiom #1: consider + noun + noun 1) Many Magoosh users consider my friend Chris an authority on the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 14): Word Problem and Sentence Correction

By - Dec 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A corporation with 5,000,000 shares of publicly listed stock reported total earnings of $7.20 per share for the first 9 months of operation. During the final quarter the number of publicly listed shares was increased to 10,000,000 shares, and fourth quarter earnings were reported...

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Survey Finds MBA Applicants Still Prefer GMAT Over GRE

By - Dec 13, 22:27 PM   Comments [0]

Even though approximately 69 percent of business schools now give applicants the option of submitting GRE (Graduate Record Exam) scores rather than the GMAT, a new survey reveals b-school hopefuls still aren't jumping on this alternative option. In Kaplan Test Prep’s 2012 survey of business school...

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Brighter Job Market for 2013 MBAs

By - Dec 13, 22:25 PM   Comments [0]

Uncertainty hangs above many of the world’s economies, but the job market for 2013 graduates, particularly those with graduate-level degrees, may be looking up, according to a survey of 201 employers conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council. The 2012 Year-End Poll of Employers finds 76...

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