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New post 08 Oct 2017, 19:31
Hi Guys,

My GMAT exam is in 3 weeks and I am really struggling with the CR part. My accuracy in OG questions is 50%. I am doing problems from OG13 in sets of 10 and every time I eliminate 3 easily but I choose the wrong answer from the two options that are left. Sometimes I just can't understand the paragraph at all. I am non native speaker and I hope I can find a strategy to improve my CR skills.
Currently I just read the question, then read the paragraph, then go over the options and try to eliminate the ones that are 100% wrong.
Is there a better way to deal with CR questions ?

Thank you !

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New post 08 Oct 2017, 19:41
Hello!

Although it would be difficult for me now to give a full CR lesson, two books I have seen highly recommended are the CR Bible by Powerscore and Manhattan Prep's CR. There are many other great guides available online, but these physical texts are quite popular.

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New post 08 Oct 2017, 19:48
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Hi Guys,

My GMAT exam is in 3 weeks and I am really struggling with the CR part. My accuracy in OG questions is 50%. I am doing problems from OG13 in sets of 10 and every time I eliminate 3 easily but I choose the wrong answer from the two options that are left. Sometimes I just can't understand the paragraph at all. I am non native speaker and I hope I can find a strategy to improve my CR skills.
Currently I just read the question, then read the paragraph, then go over the options and try to eliminate the ones that are 100% wrong.
Is there a better way to deal with CR questions ?

Thank you !


Hope you have gone thorough Manhattan for CR, i would recommend that one needs to go through first two chapters of CR from manhattan for sure to get a good grip on basics.
Secondly also make sectionals in wiley and solve them as verbal sections

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Hi MBADREAM1987,

While you've self-identified CR as an area that you need to work on, it's possible there are other areas that might also requirement some work. Before I can offer you the specific advice that you’re looking for, it would help if you could provide a bit more information on how you've been studying and your goals:

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3) How have you scored on each of your CATs (including the Quant and Verbal Scaled Scores for each)?

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