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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 14): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) A number of light bulbs were purchased to illuminate a gym. However, only of them were needed. The extra 160 light bulbs were returned. 60% percent of their cost, or $96, was reimbursed. How much money was spent on illuminating the gym? (A) 360 (B)...

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By - Jul 13, 19:46 PM   Comments [0]

When we hit the 2K mark last October we were thrilled. And now that we’re approaching 3000 Twitter followers…well…we’re even more thrilled! To celebrate this momentous occasion and to show our appreciation of our followers, we’ve decided to launch a special offer available...

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B-School Facilities: New Study Spaces at Top Schools

By - Jul 13, 08:27 AM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Meghan Daniels. For more Knewton GMAT prep advice, check out the Knewton GMAT blog. The most important part of b-school is almost certainly the people — professors, fellow students, alumni, recruiters, etc. But if you’re shelling out the...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Sentence Correction Modification

By - Jul 13, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s advanced GMAT sentence correction problem revolves around a modification error. Remember to watch out for modifying phrases at the beginning of a sentence – they must refer to whatever comes directly after them. Problem: Running off-Broadway for 17,162 performances over 42 years, Harvey Schmidt...

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MBA Prep School’s eBook on sale until July 25th

By - Jul 13, 05:06 AM   Comments [0]

GMAT Club members can purchase MBA Prep School’s eBook Prepare to be Accepted! before midnight pacific on July 25th and take advantage of half-off the cover price. Until July 25th, save $20 when you purchase MBA Prep School’s 215 page eBook on the secrets to earning...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Jul 13): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Jul 13, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many distinct integers are factors of 90? (A) 6 (B) 8 (C) 9 (D) 10 (E) 12 GMAT Daily Deals Experience the Manhattan GMAT difference at one of the free trial classes. Attend the first session to get discounts. Learn more! 5 days only: Get 10-20% off of Precision Essay Services...

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How Important are Undergraduate Grades to the Admissions Committee?

By - Jul 12, 18:50 PM   Comments [0]

The straightforward answer to this question is that your undergraduate transcripts are very important to an MBA admissions committee. They will look at your college grades to assure themselves that you have the intelligence, discipline, and study habits to thrive in their program. MBA programs...

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MBA Admissions News Roundup

By - Jul 12, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

The Daily Pennsylvanian celebrates the fact that 45% of Wharton’s incoming MBA class of 2013 will be women.  This number represents quite an achievement—a 5% increase from the classes in the past two years and the highest percentage in Wharton’s history. Harvard...

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By - Jul 12, 10:00 AM   Comments [2]

I know I’m not alone in wondering how July 11th has snuck up on us so quickly. It seems like only yesterday I was digging myself out from under 4 feet of snow, and now the summer is nearly halfway over…. …and application deadlines for 2012...

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Selecting Your Target MBA Program: Do Your Homework on Stereotypes

By - Jul 12, 08:52 AM   Comments [0]

Everyone knows the Kellogg School of Management is a marketing school, right? After all, Kellogg is home to Philip Kotler, author of some of the world’s most widely used graduate-level textbooks on marketing. And no one can deny Kellogg’s prowess in this field (and it...

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