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By - Nov 27, 09:28 AM   Comments [0]

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GMAT Reading Comprehension Practice Series: Sample Questions

By - Nov 27, 07:00 AM   Comments [4]

You've analyzed a GMAT Reading Comprehension passage, and now you can use that analysis to efficiently work through GMAT questions and gain points more quickly and reliably. Again, here's the passage with topic, scope, purpose, and passage map: The 1950s saw the emergence of the theory...

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Traversing Averages

By - Nov 27, 06:24 AM   Comments [0]

Today’s post will discuss a tip for calculating averages on the GMAT. The average of a list of consecutive integers is the average of any equidistant pair of integers around the median.

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Strong Employment Rates Reported for 2013 MBA Grads

By - Nov 27, 05:09 AM   Comments [1]

In a September poll of the job market conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council, 90% of the MBA Class of 2013 indicated they were employed. GMAC reports this figure is six percentage points above the 2009 employment rate, but down a tick from the...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 27): Arithmetic and Sentence Correction

By - Nov 27, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) How many integers are divisible by 3 between and inclusive? (A) 6 (B) 7 (C) 8 (D) 9 (E) 10 (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - GMAT Daily Deals Over 4 M students achieved educational & career goals thanks to...

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CMU Tepper Receives $67 Million Gift

By - Nov 26, 13:56 PM   Comments [1]

According to a Carnegie Mellon University press release last week, benefactor and class of 1982 alumnus, David A. Tepper, donated an additional $67 million to CMU “to create a major new academic hub that will further strengthen collaboration among CMU’s schools and colleges.” The hub...

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Oxford Said 2014 MBA Essay Tips & Deadlines

By - Nov 26, 13:52 PM   Comments [0]

This program packs a lot into its one year, including a lot of team and group work. Therefore, it needs students who can quickly connect and form working relationships (and hopefully personal relationships). Also, its short duration means there is not time for creative soul...

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GMAT Verbal: Some Big Ideas, pt.1

By - Nov 26, 07:00 AM   Comments [1]

In my experience as a Kaplan GMAT instructor, I find that most GMAT challengers are primarily concerned with the Quantitative section of the exam. If a test taker is a native English speaker, then it is extremely rare for such an individual to imagine spending...

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UT McCombs Offers MBA Admissions Interview Tips

By - Nov 26, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

A recent post on the Texas MBA Insider blog has five important tips for conquering the MBA admissions interview. Julia Campbell, associate director of admissions at UT McCombs School of Business, understands why some applicants may feel nervous about this step of the admissions process,...

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GMAT Question of the Day (Nov 26): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - Nov 26, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) If and , is ? 1. 2. \sqrt{y} < x[/latex] (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - A - GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT: 99 percentile teachers and superior curriculum at a...

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