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Author Archive | Mike MᶜGarry
Absolute value inequalities is an extremely difficult question category on the GMAT. Learn how to solve them in this post!
The GMAT is scored from 200 to 800. Two-thirds of students score between 400 and 600 on the exam. According to GMAC, the mean GMAT score is 551.94. But what does that mean for you?
This mistake is astonishingly common in spoken English, even among otherwise well-spoken people. In the six Sentence Correction practice questions below, all the questions contain “due to.” Where is it used correctly and where is it wrong? 1) Elysium Field Construction planned to build a ten-story building the suburban downtown, but due to unstable bedrock […]
As you may know, GMAC, the folks who create the GMAT, recently released three volumes of The Official Guide for the GMAT 2017. I review these new editions of the Official Guide for the GMAT in this book review. The Official Guide for the GMAT 2017 The three new volumes are as follows: 1) The Official […]
What are rates and ratios? How do rate and ratios problems differ? Hint: Not that much. Original photo by Pierre Rougier In fact, rates are just ratios in disguise. Here are a four GMAT practice problems exploring rates and ratios. Remember: no calculator! Rates and Ratios Practice Problems 1) Someone on a skateboard is traveling 12 miles […]
What is number sense and how can you recognize number sense problems on the GMAT? Before we get into the details, let’s start with a few number sense practice problems. Remember, no calculator. Warm-Up Problems 1) Rank those three in order from smallest to biggest. (A) I, II, III (B) I, III, II (C) II, I, […]
Back in June 2012, the GMAT launched the Integrated Reasoning (IR) question. At the time, there was a panic among GMAT test-takers, and GMAC saw one of the largest peaks ever in number of GMATs taken, just before June, 2012—all the folks who wanted to avoid this then-brand-new question! In 2013 and 2014, adcom saw a […]
Here’s a whirlwind tour of one of the most frequently tested sets of concepts on the GMAT Quantitative section: GMAT statistics. You don’t have to be an expert on statistics: a little goes a long way. Let’s learn some basic descriptive statistics formulas and go from there. Descriptive Statistics Formulas The Mean One very important GMAT […]
What is contained in the GMAT Score Report? When do you get your hot hands on this information? That’s what we’ll discuss in this blog article. The short answer is that you get everything except the essay results as soon as you walk out of the GMAT (for more details on that “everything,” see below!) […]