Today, we’re hearing from Xizewen, who has some great tips for working on your math skills. 🙂 My approach: During my two-week preparation period of GRE, I mainly used two products of Magoosh, the GRE Vocabulary Flashcards, and the practice problems of math section. Although I didn’t have much time to prepare for the exam, the […]
Author Archive | Rachel Wisuri
Rachel helps eager students find out about Magoosh. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a super helpful double major in History and French. In her free time she can be found eating peanut butter, drinking five cups of tea per day, and playing with cats.
GRE Student Post: How to Deal with Stress
Joe’s got some great tips for us about both studying for the exam and dealing with stress. Thanks, Joe! 🙂 About me: Hello! My name is Joe, and I’m from the lovely (see: quaint) city of Omaha, Nebraska. However, I moved to Atlanta, Georgia with my family smack dab in the middle of high school. I […]
Student Referral Rewards: Refer Friends = Get Rewards.
Do you love Magoosh? If so, refer your friends and you will be handsomely rewarded. We will send you a $10 Visa gift card for each friend of yours that also buys a paid account (GRE or GMAT; Math, Verbal, Premium, or 30-day–it doesn’t matter what kind of subscription, as long as it’s a paid one!). […]
Student Post: Studying for the GRE with Kids
Squeezing in enough time to study for the GRE on a day to day basis is tough. Studying while raising 2 young kids? That must be even tougher! Today, we’re hearing from Megan, a mom of 2 who is returning to school to get a PhD in Education (great choice, Megan! :)). Megan has some […]
GRE Study Music
I don’t know about you, but I can’t study without my music. While I’m a fan of the classical (Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata will help me get through even the toughest of text completions), some of you may prefer a more upbeat tune. Enter the following sites! Below are 3 great resources to help you DJ your […]
GRE Study Tips You Don’t Hear Every Day
Learn your math formulas, memorize vocabulary, practice, practice, practice! While these are indeed effective study tips, you’re probably sick and tired of hearing them over and over again. Never fear! Here are some less-trite tips to get your mind working: 1. Write your study notes by hand on actual, physical paper. This is better for […]
Top 5 Online Grammar Resources for the GRE
A solid understanding of English grammar will help you immensely on the GRE—and in your daily life as well. 🙂 Below are my top 5 favorite online grammar resources, in no particular order: 1. The Purdue Owl– This is a great, academic resource on grammar topics such as articles, subject-verb agreement and prepositions. Very useful for […]