Uh-Oh, I Don’t Know This GMAT Question…What Now?

- Jul 23, 13:42 PM   Comments [0]

Picture this: It’s the day of your GMAT. You’re cruising through the Quant section, you’re feeling pretty good about things...and then up pops a doozy of a GMAT math question. It catches you off guard and you’re not quite sure what to do. You start...

Low GMAT Score? Don’t Panic…Yet.

- May 17, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

A low GMAT score or a low GPA is not necessarily an MBA deal breaker. No adcom is going to admit or dismiss a candidate based solely on one semester’s poor GPA or a low verbal GMAT score without also reflecting on other numbers as...

Permissible vs. Sufficient: Picking Numbers on Yes/No Data Sufficiency Questions

- Nov 26, 08:00 AM   Comments [0]

One of the hallmark points of confusion on the GMAT is the dreaded Yes/No Data Sufficiency question. In a Value question, such as “What is the value of ?” the question of sufficiency is a familiar one: if you can solve for , you...

First steps in prepping for GMAT Quant: Practice your Math Foundations

- Nov 2, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Basic math content knowledge, such as the formula for the area of a triangle or the equation for calculating an average, is often the wolf in sheep’s clothing on the GMAT – test takers who lack proficiency in the basics find it very challenging to...

“Two Trains leave the station…” (Dealing with multiple rates questions)

- Oct 30, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

Before students begin studying for the GMAT - before they even know anything about it beyond that it tests math and verbal - one question type worries students more than any other: a question about two trains traveling on parallel tracks. Every time I start to...

Data Sufficiency 101

- Oct 9, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

In every class I teach, the reaction students have when they first encounter a data sufficiency problem is always the same. They are unsure of the correct approach, but feel they could do much better on such a problem if they had a firm...

Daily GMAT Questions

- Dec 24, 12:49 PM   Comments [0]

2 Daily GMAT Questions from GMAT Club, including hard gmatclub test questions! Interested in receiving daily GMAT Questions in your mail box? Subscribe to free daily GMAT Questions from GMAT CLub: Email with daily GMAT questions RSS Feed with daily GMAT questions (get it in your favorite RSS...

The Official Guide for GMAT Review 12th Edition Update – 30% Are New Questions

- Mar 20, 11:28 AM   Comments [0]

The first reports about the The Official Guide for GMAT Review 12th ed are coming in: The book is said to have about 30% new questions, including some bold CR's. Overall the format remained the same and some of the older questions have been replaced with...