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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 31): Word Problem and Critical Reasoning

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Math (PS) Comet A is seen near the Earth every 12 years while comet B every 20 years. If both comets were observed in 1979, for how many years do we have to wait to see the two comets together again? (Assume now is 2004) (A) 16 (B)...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 30): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) If is divisible by 4, which of the following must be true? (A) If is even then is odd. (B) If then is not a positive integer. (C) If is 0 then is not 0. (D) is even. (E) is...

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To Venn or Not to Venn? Depends on the Question

By - Aug 29, 13:21 PM   Comments [0]

This post was written by Rich Zwelling. For more GMAT prep tips check out the Knewton blog. Many students like to ask me the following question when dealing with overlapping sets problems: "Which are better? Venn diagrams or charts?" I've found that...

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Kaplan GMAT Sample Problem: Probability and “at least”

By - Aug 29, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Probability questions can be among some of the more advanced and trickier problems you’ll face on the GMAT Quantitative section. Be sure to pay attention to the wording of word problems such as this one; in this case when asked about a scenario...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 29): Statistics and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 29, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) Is the mean of a non-empty set bigger than its median? 1. All members of are consecutive multiples of 3 2. The sum of all members of equals 75 GMAT Daily Deals Application Boot Camp: 7 Profile Weaknesses and How to Correct Them. Learn more! Need...

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MBA Admissions: Interview with Nunzio Quacquarelli of QS World MBA Tour

By - Aug 28, 05:50 AM   Comments [0]

Accepted.com turned recently to Nunzio Quacquarelli, Managing Director, QS World MBA Tour for his perspective on the MBA scene. In addition to organizing the QS World MBA Tour, Nunzio, who earned his MBA from Wharton, authors TopMBA Jobs & Salary Trends Report...

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More Fun with the Denial Test: Try this Tricky CR Assumption Question

By - Aug 27, 13:19 PM   Comments [0]

In my last post, I covered the theory behind the Denial Test for Critical Reasoning Assumption questions and demonstrated how to do negations properly. If you're not sure what the Denial Test is or want a refresher on ...

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Is Ten Days per Business School Application Enough?

By - Aug 26, 05:49 AM   Comments [0]

Oh, the anticipation of late August!  The first business school deadlines, just six weeks away, are filling applicants with excitement and anxiety.  Some like The Phoenix are feeling it: he is “really getting the jitters now” as he begins work on his...

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MBA Applicant Bloggers: Interview with “A” of Mistakes, Lessons, MBA, and More

By - Aug 26, 05:42 AM   Comments [0]

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing a number of MBA applicant bloggers. We follow the blogs, and learn from them, so our hope is that by sharing these individual stories with you, that you will also learn more about the MBA...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Aug 26): Geometry and Sentence Correction

By - Aug 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If , , and are midpoints of sides , , and of triangle . What is the area of triangle ? 1. The area of is 2. is an...

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