It is currently 12 Dec 2017, 23:19

### 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

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

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Senior Manager
Joined: 19 Apr 2008
Posts: 313

Kudos [?]: 99 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

19 May 2008, 20:19
I am thinking of buying 5 tests from 800score.com . have people benefited from that, and how accurately do these test simulate real GMAT tests?

I am mainly concerned about verbal part of it .

Thanks all!

Kudos [?]: 99 [0], given: 0

Director
Joined: 10 Sep 2007
Posts: 933

Kudos [?]: 361 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

19 May 2008, 21:04
Manhattan people themselves say that if you need more FLT then go for 800Score tests.

Kudos [?]: 361 [0], given: 0

Manager
Joined: 07 Apr 2008
Posts: 77

Kudos [?]: 18 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

20 May 2008, 02:05
I would not recommend the 800score tests for the verbal. I bought the 5 tests and found them tough in math (granted math is what i have more trouble with). But I was systematically scoring about 90% on the verbal part of the 800score (and English is not my mother tongue). I took the actual GMAT 10 days ago and only scored 35 (75%) on the verbal. I am taking the exam again in a month and also need to improve my verbal. I would not recommend the 800score for this purpose... but I did find the math part to be of interest (a bit tougher than the actual test) and practicing always helps, especially in terms of stamina and timing...

Hope this helps!!

Kudos [?]: 18 [0], given: 0

SVP
Joined: 04 Dec 2007
Posts: 1689

Kudos [?]: 204 [0], given: 31

Schools: Kellogg '11

### Show Tags

20 May 2008, 19:30
I got their tests as part of the Veritas package - helpful for the quant but the verbal was waay too easy! I don't think I would buy them - I'd get the MGMAT material instead!!

Kudos [?]: 204 [0], given: 31

Senior Manager
Joined: 07 Jan 2008
Posts: 318

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Schools: Ross Class of 2011

### Show Tags

20 May 2008, 20:06
Buy the MGMAT SC Book and you'll get the MGMAT test first. If you need more help I'd get the PR Tests. If after 6 MGMAT and 5 PR Test and the free Kaplan test you can get + 2 GMATPreps (+ I'd do 2 repeats) and after all 16 test if you need a little bit more work just in the quant side I'd say it's ok to buy the 800score test.

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Joined: 24 Feb 2008
Posts: 349

Kudos [?]: 3670 [0], given: 2

Schools: UCSD (\$) , UCLA, USC (\$), Stanford

### Show Tags

20 May 2008, 20:52
I've only done the free Quant section from 800score and I do not think it is harder than the real GMAT, nor it is a good representative. The real GMAT focuses on number properties and exponents mostly.
The only harder Quant out there that I know of is MGMAT and the challenges. Everything else, including GMATPrep needs to be updated to catch up with the real thing.
_________________

Best AWA guide here: http://gmatclub.com/forum/how-to-get-6-0-awa-my-guide-64327.html

Kudos [?]: 3670 [0], given: 2

Senior Manager
Joined: 07 Jan 2008
Posts: 318

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Schools: Ross Class of 2011

### Show Tags

21 May 2008, 12:32
I find 800score test really hard I got between 49-51 on MGMAT quant but never over a 41 on 800. On the real thing I pulled a 49 so I'd say that MGMAT quant takes more time than most real gmat questions but the scoring is easier (you can miss more).

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Display posts from previous: Sort by