GMAT Question of the Day (February 1)

By - Feb 1, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Two solutions of acid were mixed to obtain 10 liters of a new solution. Before they were mixed, the first solution contained 0.8 liters of acid while the second contained 0.6 liters of acid. If the percentage of acid in the first solution was twice...

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Land Your Score: Collect Verbal Reasoning Points

By - Jan 31, 08:18 AM   Comments [0]

Collect more points by focusing on more “difficult” GMAT questions. Many test takers focus on improving their math skills, which is completely logical. You have done plenty of reading and writing since high school, but your high school math skills are probably rusty. And for many...

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Land Your Score: Collect Verbal Reasoning Points

By - Jan 31, 08:18 AM   Comments [0]

Collect more points by focusing on more “difficult” GMAT questions. Many test takers focus on improving their math skills, which is completely logical. You have done plenty of reading and writing since high school, but your high school math skills are probably rusty. And for many...

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Making the Most of Team-based Discussion at Wharton or Michigan

By - Jan 31, 03:21 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! Your MBA application has been viewed positively by the admissions committee. So, now they want to see you in action via a real-time, group exercise with other applicants. This element of the admissions process is very different from a 1-on-1 interview, so planning, preparation...

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Making the Most of Team-based Discussion at Wharton or Michigan

By - Jan 31, 03:21 AM   Comments [0]

Congratulations! Your MBA application has been viewed positively by the admissions committee. So, now they want to see you in action via a real-time, group exercise with other applicants. This element of the admissions process is very different from a 1-on-1 interview, so planning, preparation...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 31)

By - Jan 31, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math In the decimal notation of number , what is the third digit to the right of the decimal point? A. 0 B. 1 C. 2 D. 4 E. 8 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal  In 1981 children in the United...

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INSEAD MBA Criterion #3: Academic Capacity

By - Jan 30, 13:43 PM   Comments [0]

This is the third post in a 4-part series that examines INSEAD MBA’s 4 admission criteria. The operative word in this criterion is capacity. This word conveys the adcom’s perspective on the academic component of the application: it’s dynamic, focusing on how you can grow...

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GMAT Question of the Day (January 30)

By - Jan 30, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If points , , and form a triangle, is angle degrees? (1) (2)   Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Verbal Originally delivered as the first...

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Are You Selling Yourself Short?

By - Jan 29, 15:26 PM   Comments [0]

“I founded a small candy company.” I could see in the faces of my fellow admissions committee members that they were not that impressed with the candidate; none of them had ever heard of “Del Sol Candy,”* and Roberto’s modest description did not make it...

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Making Friends With the GRE: How To Overcome Test Anxiety and Perform at Your Best

By - Jan 29, 13:35 PM   Comments [0]

“I can’t stop trembling….can’t eat….cry for little or no reason….I am so nervous.” All of this from Janelle, a prospective graduate student on her response to scheduling a GRE test date. I was not surprised that Janelle was nervous as almost all prospective graduate students...

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