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# GMAT Prep Software Analysis and What If Scenarios

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31 Jan 2013, 12:46
Updated the Verbal post with Quant Guessing Strategy.

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01 Feb 2013, 00:58
Thanks Brunnel.. its an amazing post..
what would the result be for 3-4 questions wrong per every 10 questions ?

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02 Feb 2013, 13:18
BB i posted here the same link the previous page

Me too I do not believe what GMAC $$AND$$ other prep companies lately say (blog, posts and so on)
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03 Feb 2013, 12:34
Hi Bunnel,

I also tested the gmat prep software and got 15 incorrect and just scored Q32.

I got 4 incorrect in the first 10, 3 incorrect between 10 and 15, 5 between 20 and 30 and 3 in the last 7 questions.

I do not understand this algorithm, once I made more then 20 mistakes and still scored 41, but this time its only 15 incorrect but the variation in the score is a lot.

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04 Feb 2013, 05:12
My gmat prep result was :-

Q1 wrong then 7,8,9 wrong then rest all right.
then few question wrong between 21-30 and then later from 35 to 41 all questions wrong.
and my verbal score was V 18.
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11 Feb 2013, 03:05
Updated the Verbal Testing Scenarios (Second Post) with results from two scenarios

9 i) All Sc Questions incorrect -- Test 1
9 ii) All Sc Questions incorrect -- Test 2

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11 Feb 2013, 09:08
Hi
I have been following this thread long...but i was bit skeptical, whether GMAT prep software has the same algorithm as actual gmat has.....
Can we follow the scenarios, if we get into any such scenario on actual test, for i have heard that first 10 questions are not that important.

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11 Feb 2013, 11:26
Amazing thread, definitely some good stuff here to think about
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11 Feb 2013, 11:53
Thanks Vercules, One of the swiftest replies to my all queries on this forum.
Lets see , i am planning to pay primary attention on first 10 and skip 2 in 11 to 20 series one in 20 to 30 series......
Thanks once again

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12 Feb 2013, 07:09
Updated the Verbal Testing Scenarios (Second Post) with results from two scenarios

10 i) All RC Questions incorrect -- Test 1
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Also updated quant guessing strategies with new results

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12 Feb 2013, 10:54
In my GMAt prep 2 , i encountered a very strange scenario, for me it was strange. I encountered first two RC back to back from 9 to 17th, First one was Russian women emancipation and second dealt with Law suites (ruling of court). Christ!!!, I pray pls help me from such scenarios. Last two RC's back to back in 30th series i.e. 31 to 37 again one 60 liner and other literature.......hell!!!!!!I think nothing can be worse than this!!!!

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12 Feb 2013, 11:29
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In my GMAt prep 2 , i encountered a very strange scenario, for me it was strange. I encountered first two RC back to back from 9 to 17th, First one was Russian women emancipation and second dealt with Law suites (ruling of court). Christ!!!, I pray pls help me from such scenarios. Last two RC's back to back in 30th series i.e. 31 to 37 again one 60 liner and other literature.......hell!!!!!!I think nothing can be worse than this!!!!

Well, this is odd. But on a positive note, you have tasted the bitter part, everything will look good in the next tests because it is really rare to see 2 RCs back to back and that too two times in the same test.

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12 Feb 2013, 11:36
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In my GMAt prep 2 , i encountered a very strange scenario, for me it was strange. I encountered first two RC back to back from 9 to 17th, First one was Russian women emancipation and second dealt with Law suites (ruling of court). Christ!!!, I pray pls help me from such scenarios. Last two RC's back to back in 30th series i.e. 31 to 37 again one 60 liner and other literature.......hell!!!!!!I think nothing can be worse than this!!!!

Well, this is odd. But on a positive note, you have tasted the bitter part, everything will look good in the next tests because it is really rare to see 2 RCs back to back and that too two times in the same test.

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Moreover at two crucial junctures of the tests.....4th question was first in the lot 9th was last in the array. Than 31st to 37th...I mean i was so frustrated, its not that i have not practiced such sets earlier...i have practiced back to back 3 rc's but when the test presented the law suit rc, everything went for a toss.By the end i gave up and guessed the last rc saving time for last few cr's and sc.

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12 Feb 2013, 11:42
Archit143 wrote:
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Archit143 wrote:
In my GMAt prep 2 , i encountered a very strange scenario, for me it was strange. I encountered first two RC back to back from 9 to 17th, First one was Russian women emancipation and second dealt with Law suites (ruling of court). Christ!!!, I pray pls help me from such scenarios. Last two RC's back to back in 30th series i.e. 31 to 37 again one 60 liner and other literature.......hell!!!!!!I think nothing can be worse than this!!!!

Well, this is odd. But on a positive note, you have tasted the bitter part, everything will look good in the next tests because it is really rare to see 2 RCs back to back and that too two times in the same test.

Vercules

Moreover at two crucial junctures of the tests.....4th question was first in the lot 9th was last in the array. Than 31st to 37th...I mean i was so frustrated, its not that i have not practiced such sets earlier...i have practiced back to back 3 rc's but when the test presented the law suit rc, everything went for a toss.By the end i gave up and guessed the last rc saving time for last few cr's and sc.

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Hey archit, do you mind posting the RC link in my pm. I would love to try it out.

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12 Feb 2013, 12:06
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Questions might seem easy if you are practicing them singly , but in test scenario......I cannot explain, that too 7 questions of your first 10......

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Questions might seem easy if you are practicing them singly , but in test scenario......I cannot explain, that too 7 questions of your first 10......

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I hear ya man.
For a long time I was having a hard time figuring out what the heck lone wolf is!
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Questions might seem easy if you are practicing them singly , but in test scenario......I cannot explain, that too 7 questions of your first 10......

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I hear ya man.
For a long time I was having a hard time figuring out what the heck lone wolf is!

Its the bloody only wolf in the jungle!!!!! hahahahhah

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what are you talking about ?? If I can

Hi Carcass...
took time to understand what are you referring to ....i checked few of my earlier..than figured out......i was referring to the links of rc passages which i got in my gmat prep.....
Actually i cannot recall.....what were the last two passages..

Hope its clear now....

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what are you talking about ?? If I can

Hi Carcass...
took time to understand what are you referring to ....i checked few of my earlier..than figured out......i was referring to the links of rc passages which i got in my gmat prep.....
Actually i cannot recall.....what were the last two passages..

Hope its clear now....

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ohhhhhh I see

Not really tough passages...........but under pressure is different. for this reason this exam is particular
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12 Feb 2013, 14:49
True not tough but i got those one after the other.....thats the twist...in first 10 itself.

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