Let’s take on an author’s purpose question from the Official Guide to the GMAT. You can find the passage and the question in the 13th Ed. Also, if you’d like a recap of the passage and what it’s all about, you can watch this video.
Today we dive deep into a detail question in the Official Guide 13th Ed. We’ve covered the previous questions and analyzed the passage in previous videos, so head back in time if you are looking for them. Also, if you would like some review on how to tackle detail questions, I recommend watching this lesson […]
What should you use? That or which? Today we find out the difference between that and which, when you should use them, and how to use (or not use) a comma with them. If you need more detail on the topic, I recommend this excellent post from Mike McGarry. This week’s board:
We continue our series, working through the GMAT Official Guide Reading Comprehension questions. In this video, we tackle an Inference question. 😀 If you need review on how to approach inference questions in Reading Comprehension, I recommend watching this old video.
This week, I cover a very popular and common topic—Reading Comprehension strategies. The video covers 6 tips plus a bonus tip to help you on your way to dominating this question type. In the video, I refer to a lot of resources that cover these tips in much more detail. I recommend that you take […]
The next video in the series, we take on an inference question in the Official Guide to the GMAT. This is the second video in the series, breaking down how to approach reading comprehension questions associated with the passage on Winters v. United States. This week’s board: If you want more practice with inference questions […]
Following up on a previous post about staying out of the details, we take a look at the first question associated with the passage. This week’s board: If you want more practice with detail questions in the reading comprehension section, click here to watch another GMAT Tuesday video: http://magoosh.com/gmat/2014/gmat-tuesdays-with-kevin-reading-comprehension-detail-questions/
Some of the trickiest problems on sentence correction questions involve idioms. Today we look at idioms involving hope and model, and we look at the best way to talk about hypothetical situations on the GMAT. 😀 This week’s board:
We continue our series on active reading by focusing, or I should say, not focusing on the details. Make sure that when you first dive into a passage and attack it that you are not focusing on what the details are—just focus on where they are. 😀 This week’s board:
Here are five practice SC problems, exploring this particular grammatical structure. Full explanations will appear at the end of the article.