It is currently 18 Nov 2017, 15:02

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

640 Q38 V40

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

1 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 29 Mar 2010
Posts: 19

Kudos [?]: 2 [1], given: 0

640 Q38 V40 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 08 Nov 2010, 18:34
1
This post received
KUDOS
I took the gmat today for the first time and scored 640. Q38 V40. My goal was 700 but I am pleased to have a 640 on my first try. My quant score had been in the 42-45 range on MGMAT and GMAT Prep CAT's. However, I was very nervous and completely lost my focus. I know for a fact I guessed on about 7 in a row and just never recovered. It was a disaster. I spent a good 5 minutes or so on the first question and it took me off my game. After taking the Quant section I left for my 8 minute break and collected myself. I wasn't nervous anymore because I felt like I had already blown it anyway. I went into the verbal with no pressure at all after the quant disaster. I must say, the V40 was higher than any of the CATs I took. Most had been in the 36 area.

I've been studying off and on since March. I think I peaked a few months ago though but never got the courage to take it. I'm thinking of taking a course to help me get the extra 60 points needed for a 700. It will be a heavy lift but I'm willing to work at it.

Kudos [?]: 2 [1], given: 0

Intern
Intern
User avatar
Joined: 20 Jul 2010
Posts: 49

Kudos [?]: 70 [0], given: 51

Re: 640 Q38 V40 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 08 Nov 2010, 23:20
All the best. I think, you need to spend more time on Quant.

Kudos [?]: 70 [0], given: 51

Re: 640 Q38 V40   [#permalink] 08 Nov 2010, 23:20
Display posts from previous: Sort by

640 Q38 V40

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Moderators: EMPOWERgmatRichC, ydmuley, bb

HOT DEALS FOR NOVEMBER
Economist GMAT - Free Free 1-week trial + Free Test
Kaplan Courses - Save $475 $225 Discount + $250 Bonus
Target Test Prep - $800 $50 Discount + $750 Bonus [GMAT Club
Tests and Premium MBA Bundle]
EMPOWERgmat - $99/mo GMAT Club tests included 2nd month
GMAT Club Tests - Free Included with every course purchase
of $149 or more - Full List is here


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.