Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases

It is currently 24 Mar 2017, 03:40


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.

for You

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

Your Progress

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


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.


Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Hit rate on LSAT CR?

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

Hide Tags

User avatar
Joined: 28 Dec 2005
Posts: 755
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 15 [0], given: 0

Hit rate on LSAT CR? [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 06 Aug 2006, 21:59



Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics


I've taken 2 of the CR sections, and my scores so far are as follows:-

Test 1: first section 17/25 = 68%
Test 2: 4th section 21/25 = 82%

Between the 2, I stopped to revise some CR will take a few more tests to get through.

Im spending about 40 minutes on each 25 question set.

Any feedback, comment?
Request Expert Reply
If you have any questions
you can ask an expert
User avatar
Joined: 31 Jul 2006
Posts: 2304
Schools: Darden
Followers: 44

Kudos [?]: 475 [0], given: 0


Show Tags

New post 07 Aug 2006, 00:16
Well, from what I can recall of the LSAT the CR sections are tougher than the CR sections on the GMAT. Also, just based on my memory, you are only alloted 35 minutes per section on the LSAT. The LSAT is designed in a way that many people are not able to complete all sections comfortably (another way it is difficult). The LSAT rewards fast readers far more than the GMAT does. Of course, that makes sense because as one of my law school professors told me, "the study of law is the study of language". GMAT definitely has a larger math/quantitative component to it.

Again, just going by what I recall, if you perform equally well on all sections of the test, you can miss about 2 per section to make the 99%, or about 4-5 per section to make the 90%.

Your improvement between the 2 sections should be encouraging. It's probably showing that your review helped, and that you are adapting to the style of questions on the LSAT. If the trend continued to be positive, I think that it will benefit you on the GMAT.

I can tell you from my own background that I missed, on average, 1-3 in CR sections on the LSAT (there are 2 per exam); and on average I miss 0-1 CR in the verbal section of the GMATprep & paper tests. On the GMATprep I'm missing on average 4-5 in the verbal sections, with most of the misses coming in SC. The LSAT is a great way to hone your skill in RC and CR for the GMAT.
  [#permalink] 07 Aug 2006, 00:16
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
3 LSAT CR monirjewel 4 10 Nov 2013, 06:34
LSAT 28 CR(3) tejal777 5 02 Sep 2009, 04:39
LSAT CR puma 1 01 Apr 2008, 12:22
CR 1000 (LSAT questions) enthu4mba 7 27 May 2007, 16:32
LSAT CR: Intelligent life aurobindo 4 12 Apr 2007, 07:01
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Hit rate on LSAT CR?

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

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

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

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®.