GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 3): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) If is a positive integer, is an integer? 1. 2. is a positive integer OA and Explanation Verbal (CR) Doctor: Research shows that adolescents who play video games on a regular basis are three times as likely to develop carpal tunnel syndrome as are adolescents...

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2011 Wharton Executive MBA Essay Tips

By - Dec 2, 23:25 PM   Comments [0]

Wharton 2011 Executive MBA Application Essay Questions The Wharton EMBA adcom shows a very clear focus in its set of essay questions (in black font). It wants to understand your goals and how executive business studies support them (essay 1), it wants to get a glimpse...

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Wharton Interview Questions Leaked

By - Dec 2, 23:22 PM   Comments [0]

A 25-minute slideshow coaching Wharton alum on this year’s new interview questions was leaked. According to John Byrne of Poets & Quants, these slides were also accessed by top admissions consultants whose clients then had an advantage in their interview preparation. According to Byrne, applicants...

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GMAT Prep Q&A: Correct Verb Tense on SC

By - Dec 2, 10:28 AM   Comments [0]

In preparation for the Sentence Correction portion of the GMAT, let’s go over a great question asked by one our students, Mike, about an especially deceptive GMATPrep® SC problem. Mike’s question is about the proper use of the past perfect tense, which you’ll recall is...

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Top 20 Best GMAT Books – GMAT Club Ranking for November

By - Dec 2, 10:26 AM   Comments [0]

November 2010 popularity index of Best GMAT Books as determined by GMAT Club members. (We measured how often our members referred to each of the books in their posts from the past month and assembled the GMAT Book popularity index below). You can also visit...

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Clear Admit Admissions Tip: MBA Interview Prep

By - Dec 2, 06:54 AM   Comments [0]

With interview invitations from a number of programs already on their way out to Round One applicants, we wanted to offer some more advice on this element of the admissions process. Today, we turn our attention to some steps one can take to prepare for...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 2): Statistics and Critical Reasoning

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Math (DS) There are two schools in the village. The average age of pupils in the first school is 12.2 years; the average age of pupils in the second school is 13.1 years. What is the average age of all school pupils in the village? 1. There...

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Changes Coming to INSEAD

By - Dec 1, 17:23 PM   Comments [0]

In an interview published by Bloomberg Businessweek  on November 22, incoming INSEAD Dean Dipak Jain described his motivations for taking the leadership help at the top-ranked school, and shared some of his plans for INSEAD’s expansion over the next few years. Attracted to Jain for his...

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Common Wrong Answers on the GMAT: True, But Not the Right Answer!

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There’s nothing more frustrating than preparing thoroughly for the GMAT Critical Reasoning section — poring over hundreds of complex arguments, wrapping your head around triple negations, learning to spot an assumption from a mile away — only to end up losing points for something as...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Dec 1): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

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Math (PS) What is the last digit of ? (A) 1 (B) 3 (C) 6 (D) 7 (E) 9 OA and Explanation Verbal (SC) Standard police procedure requires that an officer interview witnesses separately rather than together. (A) Standard police procedure requires that an officer interview witnesses separately rather than together (B) A requirement, according...

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