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# GMAT Score 730 (Quant: 49 , Verbal: 40) Overall percentile

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29 Jan 2006, 23:13
the forum really helped guys. Especially the quant. Willing to offer any advice if needed.

Thanks

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30 Jan 2006, 00:25
Wow, that's very good score

Do share your preparation strategy, plan etc.
Did you take any practice tests?

CONGRATULATIONS!!! & good luck with the apps!
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30 Jan 2006, 01:43
Congratulations buddy! That's a great score.

mbadownunder, your score makes me wonder, how you prepared for the test

Could you share your prep and practice test details..?

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30 Jan 2006, 06:09
Cool Score.
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30 Jan 2006, 06:31
Congratulation!
Can you share the difficulty level of the questions in GMAT as compare to the prep material (OG/Kaplan/PR etc)
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30 Jan 2006, 08:07
great score. Congratulations.
Good luck with you apps.
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30 Jan 2006, 13:19
awesome score buddy..
U killed the beast...
Too good.
Am really very happy for u..
Change ur id now from MBAdownUNDER to MBAConQUERED:)
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30 Jan 2006, 20:08
Thanks a lot for all your wishes guys. Really appreciate it. And now that I am done with it, I realise that the questions on the forum were a lot better and accurate of the GMAT level as compared with KAPLAN or Princeton.

I was doing really really well on the KAPLAN Quant. Luckily as I got closer to the exam date, I started solving question on this forum and that really helped me especially in DS. DS on the actual GMAT was hard. Loads of inequalities, exponents and modulus stuff. Especially if you do well right up front then it really throws some tough ones at you on DS. But one strategy that definitely worked for me was to not let your ego get in the way. I always kept a close watch on time. I ws cruising most of the way but when I had 14 questions left I had only 18 minutes on hand and then a really long DS problem came up. I could have struggled with it and not get the better of me but it would easily taken more than 4-5 minutes (no kidding). So I decided to make an educated guess in about a minute so that I can focus more on PS which I feel more confident about.

Verbal, really wasnt very hard. RC and CR were easy. SC was a little harder than I expected but nothing that cant be managed.

As for prep material I did Kaplan, Princeton and GMAT club (:-))
I bought the 1000 verbal question series and the Quant stuff on GMATclub.com which I thought was extremely extremly useful. Indicative of the level of toughness on the actual GMAT.

I have already written enough, but if I can help in any other way please let me know.

Once again a big thank you to everyone. Where else in the world can you get a response to a problem in about 1 minute. I plan to stay on the site for as long as I can. Might still give Quant some cracks.
Thanks Guys   [#permalink] 30 Jan 2006, 20:08
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