Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases https://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 30 May 2017, 04:25

### 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

# Events & Promotions

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

# Play games to improve Quant speed!

 new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics
Author Message
Manager
Joined: 10 Jul 2010
Posts: 195
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 20 [0], given: 12

Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

31 Jan 2012, 21:25
If you have a smart phone (specifically android phone), there's an app called "Math Workout" and it let's you choose timed set of 10, 20, or 50 problems. There are games where you have to race against the clock and there's the old math blaster game.

I don't make the app, so I'm not really promoting this particular one, but as I was experimenting, my quant speed has gone up dramatically after playing for a couple of days (nerded out on it though).

I'm not the biggest math buff so sometimes when I'm solving GMAT problems I'll get stuck on an easy problem such as 23-7=???. That's not the kind of problem you want to spend 30 seconds on writing out.

If you have a smart phone, just type in "math" to the marketplace or app store and you will probably find something similar. I play this at work, when I'm waiting at offices bored, and sometimes I'll get in a few sessions before lunch. It's purely a supplemental tool that's FUN. Because we all know studying multiplication tables is awfully boring.

Try it out and let me know if it helps
Manager
Joined: 26 May 2011
Posts: 102
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 10 [0], given: 0

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

01 Feb 2012, 10:38
Interesting, I'll have to check this one out.
Founder
Joined: 04 Dec 2002
Posts: 14970
Location: United States (WA)
GMAT 1: 750 Q49 V42
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 3964

Kudos [?]: 25225 [0], given: 4767

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

01 Feb 2012, 11:57
There is of course our own GMAT Prep Game

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/prepgame ... 79041?mt=8

It is also a part of the GMAT ToolKit app
_________________

Founder of GMAT Club

US News Rankings progression - last 10 years in a snapshot - New!
Just starting out with GMAT? Start here...
Need GMAT Book Recommendations? Best GMAT Books

Co-author of the GMAT Club tests

Manager
Joined: 01 Dec 2011
Posts: 68
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 43 [0], given: 12

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

02 Feb 2012, 05:22
Once I have a smartphone, I will try it.
_________________

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kudos

Manager
Joined: 10 Jan 2010
Posts: 186
Location: Germany
Concentration: Strategy, General Management
Schools: IE '15 (M)
GPA: 3
WE: Consulting (Telecommunications)
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 30 [0], given: 7

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

02 Feb 2012, 05:32
Thank to you both, i have the GMATClub App, but have not tried the Prep Game...
Manager
Joined: 06 Oct 2011
Posts: 165
Schools: Wharton '15, CBS '15
GMAT Date: 06-30-2012
GPA: 3.7
WE: Accounting (Insurance)
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 62 [0], given: 10

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed! [#permalink]

### Show Tags

02 Feb 2012, 07:54
BB I have had that game on my ipod for a long while... didnt realize it was GMAT club game! Now I will definitely try using it
_________________

Reward wisdom with kudos

Re: Play games to improve Quant speed!   [#permalink] 02 Feb 2012, 07:54
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
3 Poor speed(performance) in Quant !! 8 13 Sep 2016, 22:24
5 Improve Quant 12 07 Mar 2015, 16:59
3 Looking for suggestions to improve quant speed/score 8 02 Feb 2011, 07:41
Best way to improve speed 1 20 Jul 2009, 02:41
Improve speed 1 18 Dec 2008, 20:59
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# Play games to improve Quant speed!

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

Moderator: HiLine

 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®.