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GMAT 101: The Definitive Guide

By - Oct 4, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ve made the announcement that you’re applying to business school only to have friends and family wince and ask if you “have to” take the GMAT test, it can be a little scary…to say the least. If you don’t know much about the GMAT...

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How to Calculate GMAT Scores

By - Sep 27, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Photo by Kelly Sikkema Need to calculate a potential GMAT score from a practice test? Are you looking to retake the GMAT and wondering what score to aspire to? When you take the official GMAT, you’ll see your sectional and overall scores immediately. But what should...

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How to Understand Your GMAT Percentiles

By - Sep 9, 09:26 AM   Comments [0]

This post has been updated to include GMAC’s most recently published GMAT score percentiles, which represent a sample of more than 700,000 students who took the GMAT from 2014-2017. How do you figure out what your GMAT percentiles are? After all, there’s a lot to take...

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How to Understand Your GMAT Score Percentiles

By - Sep 9, 09:26 AM   Comments [0]

This post has been updated to include GMAC’s most recently published GMAT score percentiles, which represent a sample of more than 700,000 students who took the GMAT from 2014-2017. How do you figure out what your GMAT percentiles are? After all, there’s a lot to take...

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How Long Should You Study for the GMAT? (Take the Quiz!)

By - Aug 16, 00:00 AM   Comments [0]

How long should you study for the GMAT? Effective GMAT prep takes a lot of time, regardless of your skill level. Average GMAT students can expect to spend 100-170 hours studying, over the course of 2-3 months. The very top scorers on the GMAT often...

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The Official Guide for the GMAT Review 2019: Should You Buy It?

By - Jun 7, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

What is the Official Guide for GMAT Review? The Official Guide for GMAT review is a book, or rather a three-book set: a main GMAT Official Guide book , and two smaller books, one focusing on Quantitative and the other focusing on Verbal. These books are available...

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GMAT Accommodations: GMAT Extended Time and More

By - Jun 1, 21:24 PM   Comments [0]

GMAT accommodations are available for test-takers with disabilities. GMAT extended time is one of the most common offerings, but other assistance is available too. Read on to learn more about GMAT accommodations. How many different GMAT accommodations are there? Can I get a complete list? There’s more...

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What’s the Difference Between the Executive Assessment and the GMAT?

By - Feb 5, 14:09 PM   Comments [0]

Are you an experienced manager who is considering entering an MBA program? You may be able to take the Executive Assessment (EA) rather than the GMAT. But how is the EA different from the GMAT? And how can you make sure it’s the right exam...

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What Kind of Math is on the GMAT? Breakdown of Quant Concepts by Frequency

By - Jan 8, 11:23 AM   Comments [0]

The biggest secret to GMAT Quant success is a simple one: identify and study the correct Quant concepts. But what are the GMAT math topics? And which ones are the most important? To answer all of these questions, I looked at official GMATPrep tests 3...

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How Important Is It to Buy the Most Recent GMAT Books?

By - Oct 20, 17:29 PM   Comments [0]

When I was in college I hated buying textbooks. Balancing my limited student budget in the first place felt pretty miraculous, and then classes would start and BAM there went another $100, $200, even $300, just to buy the books I needed to take the...

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