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GMAT eBook

Magoosh's Complete Guide to the GMAT eBook

This eBook is a compilation of the best of the Magoosh GMAT blog, and we’re happy to be able to share it with you for free, via PDF! It includes:

  • An introduction to the format of the GMAT
  • General exam strategies (CAT, skipping, guessing, study strategies)
  • Overviews of each section (AWA, IR, Quant, Verbal)
  • Recommended strategies and practice questions
  • Links to all of our study plans
  • 100+ pages!

We hope you like it! Print it out, share it with friends, and use it as an introduction to the GMAT as you’re starting out, or reference it throughout your GMAT journey.

If you have any suggestions or feedback, let us know in the comments!

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23 Responses to GMAT eBook

  1. Linh Nguyen January 17, 2016 at 11:58 pm #

    Other than a few minor typos here and there, this is a great intro guide! It provides very detailed insights to each part of the GMAT and offers practical tips plus cool life lessons! Thank Magoosh! :)

  2. Joel January 5, 2016 at 8:30 pm #

    Hi,

    You probably already know, but I just wanted to point out that at the last sentence of page 87, there is a small error: words that simply are “two” extreme for the tenor of GMAT RC.

    Regards,

    Joel

    • Dani Lichliter
      Dani Lichliter January 13, 2016 at 10:55 am #

      Hi Joel,
      Thanks for catching that! :) I’ll pass along a note to our content team about this.
      Best,
      Dani

  3. Alexis October 9, 2014 at 7:50 am #

    I’m loving this GMAT eBook, especially since it’s kind of like listening to a friend tell you about the test and it’s very easy to understand. However, I don’t know if other people have the same issue, but I think some of the symbols are missing. For example, on page 66, the formula for the number of combinations has no symbols (for me). It’s just a series of boxes.

    But like I said, I’m not sure if anyone else is having this problem.

    Otherwise, this book is great! Thank you so much for posting it!

    • Rachel Wisuri
      Rachel October 9, 2014 at 11:46 am #

      Hey Alexis,

      You’re right — we’ll go ahead and fix this. Thanks for pointing it out!

      Best,
      Rachel

  4. Solomo June 7, 2014 at 2:42 am #

    Neatly Done….loved it.

  5. Chulo December 9, 2013 at 11:04 am #

    Thank you. your book really rocks!!!

  6. ABDUL MUQEET November 25, 2013 at 10:38 am #

    It is an important book for me to prepare for the GMAT :-) thanks

  7. Sarika August 7, 2013 at 4:28 pm #

    CR practice question in ebook is not available. If we click on the question link, it says ‘We could not find the question you are looking for’. Could you please provide the correct link?

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette August 21, 2013 at 11:53 am #

      Hi, Sarika

      Sorry about that, and thanks for letting us know! We will be fixing the question link in the eBook shortly :).

      Best,
      Margarette

  8. amit raj gupta January 27, 2013 at 12:25 pm #

    Book is awesome! can you help me out in preparation for verbal and essay-writing?? i will be really thankful if u can teach me some lessons online….

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette January 27, 2013 at 12:44 pm #

      Hi, Amit

      We’re glad you like the eBook! We have a lot of great Verbal and Writing lesson videos that you have access to through your free trial, so I’d definitely recommend watching those :).

      Best,
      Margarette

      • amit raj gupta January 27, 2013 at 3:00 pm #

        thank you! but i want some live classes for that. if you take live classes then please let me know.

  9. Piyush Jain January 17, 2013 at 3:11 am #

    The end bit is very enlightening. Thank you for including it.

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette January 17, 2013 at 12:23 pm #

      You’re very welcome! :)

  10. Prem Kumar December 21, 2012 at 12:24 am #

    I am loving this book and it is an important asset for me to prepare for the GMAT.

    Thanks alot.

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette December 21, 2012 at 10:46 am #

      You’re very welcome, we’re glad you’ve been finding it helpful! :)

  11. siddarth malik September 20, 2012 at 6:03 am #

    Hi Margaratte,

    I tried to download this ebook but somehow cannot. Could you please lemme know how to download the free ebook. Also pls advise me about other sources for the preparation of IR section and GMAT as a whole.
    Thanks

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette September 20, 2012 at 12:58 pm #

      Hi, Siddarth

      You can click on the “Download the eBook link” or the purple cover on the right– I would recommend using Google Chrome as your browser, and making sure that your Adobe software (or similar program) is updated as well.

      Does that work? Let me know!

      As for more GMAT/IR help, I’d recommend our IR eBook (http://magoosh.com/gmat/2012/gmat-integrated-reasoning-ebook/) and signing up for Magoosh.

      I hope that helps! :)

      Best,
      Margarette

  12. Avinash D'Souza August 1, 2012 at 10:43 pm #

    This is the 2nd ebook I’m downloading from Magoosh. Probably as good as the one on IR!!

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette August 2, 2012 at 10:52 am #

      We hope so too! :)

  13. domenico July 25, 2012 at 5:09 pm #

    as usual………….one of the lead resource for gmat and how to beat it……….Magoosh blog.

    Thank you guys :)

    • Margarette Jung
      Margarette July 25, 2012 at 5:25 pm #

      Thanks, Domenico! We’re glad you found it helpful! :)


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