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New post 09 Jul 2010, 21:37
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I am just writing to vent at RC.....I hate you RC ...I hate you...I find you to be the most boring and frustrating section in GMAT...why are you in GMAT...please get out of GMAT...I don't like you.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :x :x :x :x :x :x :x :x :x :x :x

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New post 10 Jul 2010, 02:21
Lol, I feel your pain :D

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New post 10 Jul 2010, 08:02
even am,not because of RC but because of my verbal skills... i misinterpret english sentences.
its becoming costly since my verbal scores are in the low 30s.. and quant scores around 50 :cry:
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I also feel your pain dude. Especially the really long RC texts are really a pain in the....yeah you know what I'm talking about. :cry:

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i hate RC!!!!!! is the most boring thing of GMAT it takes me a lot of time to answer ONE SIMPLE QUESTION!! anyone recommends a good strategy??

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New post 01 Aug 2011, 22:45
Have you guys checked out the free videos on GMAT Pill site ? Thats a good place to look. Two RC passages are dissected and multiple type of questions addressed.

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New post 02 Aug 2011, 12:58
Also, check out "Thursday with Ron" videos on MGMAT site. Those are also good for RC strategy.
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New post 12 Aug 2011, 08:49
Thanks for the mention, crick20002002

gmat0510, I would suggest you check out the Reading Comprehension Pill I released this year. RC is a big pain in the butt for many ppl. An answer that seems right just somehow is never right. And I show you exactly how but communicating my thought process.

Nobody teaches reading comprehension strategy - in particular how you should read the passage. And what your brain should be thinking about. No amount of text reading, referring to the question and back at the passage and correct the subtle nuances that you need to be able to answer RC questions correctly on your own. You can do tons and tons of practice questions but never change your way of thinking. Your RC accuracy will never improve. It requires a change at the "Inception" level - yes, it's a reference to the hit movie last year. But don't take my word for it, check out the videos and see if they make sense for you. Two are free on this page below.

http://www.gmatpill.com/practice-questi ... -guide-rc/

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New post 13 Aug 2011, 09:57
Check this thread - how-to-improve-my-rc-accuracy-117195.html
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practice ..practice...analyze..analyze.. :)

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