Articles by Stacey Koprince

  • GMAT Problem Solving Strategy: Test Cases

    GMAT Problem Solving Strategy: Test Cases

    by on March 17th, 2015

    If you’re going to do a great job on the GMAT, then you’ve got to know how to Test Cases. This strategy will help you on countless quant problems. This technique is especially useful for Data Sufficiency problems, … Read More

  • How to Switch from the GRE to the GMAT

    How to Switch from the GRE to the GMAT

    by on March 9th, 2015

    Lately, we’ve been talking about how to decide which test to take, as well as what to do if you decide to stick with the GMAT. What if you decide to switch from the GRE to the GMAT? That’s what we’ll tackle today! … Read More

  • How to Switch from the GMAT to the GRE

    How to Switch from the GMAT to the GRE

    by on March 8th, 2015

    Lately, we’ve been talking about how to decide which test to take, as well as what to do if you decide to stick with the GMAT. What if you decide to switch from the GMAT to the GRE? That’s what we’ll tackle today! … Read More

  • Should I Re-Take the GMAT? If So, How?

    Should I Re-Take the GMAT? If So, How?

    by on February 28th, 2015

    So you’ve taken the test and you aren’t entirely happy with your score. How do you decide whether to re-take the test? It might be the case that your score is close to what you wanted, but not quite all the way … Read More

  • Should I Take the GMAT or the GRE?

    Should I Take the GMAT or the GRE?

    by on February 20th, 2015

    Most business schools now accept both the GMAT and the GRE, so which one should you take? I’ve written on the topic before but it’s been nearly a year and I’ve got some updates. The conventional wisdom has been … Read More

  • How to Infer on the GMAT

    How to Infer on the GMAT

    by on February 12th, 2015

    We’re going to kill two birds with one stone in this week’s article. Inference questions pop up on both Critical Reasoning (CR) and Reading Comprehension (RC), so you definitely want to master these. Good news: the … Read More

  • The GMAT Is Now Offering an Enhanced Score Report

    The GMAT Is Now Offering an Enhanced Score Report

    by on February 4th, 2015

    Big news from GMAC, the makers of the GMAT! Starting January 29th, you can order an Enhanced Score Report (ESR) that will contain all kinds of nifty data from your official GMAT CAT. I’ve got all of the details below, … Read More

  • Want a Better GMAT Score? Go to Sleep!

    Want a Better GMAT Score? Go to Sleep!

    by on January 27th, 2015

    This is going to be a short post. It will also possibly have the biggest impact on your study of anything you do all day (or all month!). When people ramp up to study for the GMAT, they typically find the time to study … Read More

  • Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 3

    Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 3

    by on January 19th, 2015

    Welcome to our third and final installment dedicated to those pesky maximize/minimize quant problems. If you haven’t yet reviewed the earlier installments, start with part 1 and work your way back up to this post. … Read More

  • Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 2

    Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 2

    by on January 18th, 2015

    Last time, we discussed two GMATPrep® problems that simultaneously tested statistics and the concept of maximizing or minimizing a value. The GMAT could ask you to maximize or minimize just about anything, so the latter … Read More

  • Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 1

    Tackling Max/Min Statistics on the GMAT – Part 1

    by on January 10th, 2015

    Blast from the past! I first discussed the problems in this series way back in 2009. I’m reviving the series now because too many people just aren’t comfortable handling the weird maximize/minimize problem variations … Read More

  • GMAT Sentence Correction: How To Find the Core Sentence – Part 4

    GMAT Sentence Correction: How To Find the Core Sentence – Part 4

    by on January 2nd, 2015

    It’s here at last: the fourth and final installment of our series on core sentence structure! I recommend reading all of the installments in order, part 1, part2, respectively part 3. Try out this GMATPrep® problem … Read More

  • GMAT Sentence Correction: How to Find the Core Sentence – Part 3

    GMAT Sentence Correction: How to Find the Core Sentence – Part 3

    by on December 25th, 2014

    Welcome to the third installment of our Core Sentence series. In part 1, we began learning how to strip an SC sentence (or any sentence!) down to the core sentence structure. In part 2, we took a look at a compound … Read More

  • GMAT Sentence Correction: How to Find the Core Sentence – Part 2

    GMAT Sentence Correction: How to Find the Core Sentence – Part 2

    by on December 17th, 2014

    Welcome to the second installment of our Core Sentence series; if you haven’t yet read Part 1, do so now before continuing with this segment. How has your practice been going? It’s hard to develop the ability to … Read More