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# My GMAT experience - 750 (Q51, V40)

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22 Aug 2007, 15:50
Hey guys,

it's my first post in this forum. I took the GMAT earlier this week and since I learned here a lot, I want to share my experience with you.

I prepared with GMATprep and the book of McGraw-Hill. I purchased the latter mainly because it comes with 12 practice tests. However, I had not enough time to take all of them and was a little disappointed. If you aim to score high, you schould probably buy another book. McGraw-Hill has many errors in the quantitative section. I encountered explanations that did not really fit to the question, e.g. a '< 0' in the stem suddenly became a '<= 0' or a '< 1' in the answer. Further they consider 1 a prime number...

Now the real test: I expected a score > 730. In most of the practice tests I had around 720, but I always took them late at night and was very exhausted from work. Therefore I hoped for a better score in the actual GMAT.

Finally: 750 with Q51 and V40 .

At the very end of the test I thought I did pretty well in both parts and expect > 42 in verbal. Unfortunately I was wrong. Anyway, the result is quite OK and I am happy that I do not have to take it a second time.

- Ljubl
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22 Aug 2007, 15:52
CONGRATS Ljub! We got almost the same score!

Will you be participating with our discussions in the "B-school Application" area now?
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22 Aug 2007, 16:09
Oh yes, there is life after the GMAT, I forgot...

You are right, it's time to think about the rest of the application. But with TOEFL and GMAT done, I feel like halfway in business school.

See you in the BS-App area!
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22 Aug 2007, 16:11
haha, do take the rest of the week off to party... because the next step makes the GMAT look like childsplay
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22 Aug 2007, 16:58
Congratulations mate, hope to see ya in the B-school app forums soon.
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22 Aug 2007, 19:44
ljubljana wrote:
But with TOEFL and GMAT done, I feel like halfway in business school.

I thought so too. Ignorance is bliss sometimes

But the good news is that preparing for the other parts of the application will perhaps help you evolve more than this.
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22 Aug 2007, 22:03
the other parts of the application are a lot more fun, I give you that
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23 Aug 2007, 02:36
congratulations........you're done with the easier part right now
23 Aug 2007, 02:36
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