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Typical Flaws in AWA Prompts

Get to know the common flaws, so you recognize them quickly on test day!       The AWA prompt will typically be a weak argument.  Part of analyzing it will necessarily involve discussing its flaws.  One of the biggest and most common flaws is a faulty assumption, discussed in greater detail here: https://magoosh.com/gmat/2012/arguments-and-assumptions-on-the-gmat/ .  Here is […]

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“New” AWA on the GMAT

As of June 5, 2012, the GMAT will have one AWA question, an Analysis of an Argument essay.  For years before 6/5/12, the GMAT had a second essay, the Analysis of an Issue essay, that will eliminated to make room for the IR section, so we don’t need to worry about this one.   What […]

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