GMAT Verbal Articles

  • Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 4

    Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 4

    by on October 13th, 2014

    We’re almost done with our full review of a GMATPrep® RC passage and all of its associated questions! In Part 1, we deconstructed the entire passage and answered an Author’s Purpose, or Why, question. In part 2, we … Read More

  • Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 3

    Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 3

    by on October 12th, 2014

    We’re continuing on with our full review of a GMATPrep® RC passage and all of its associated questions! In Part 1, we deconstructed the entire passage and answered an Author’s Purpose, or Why, question. In part 2, … Read More

  • Top 5 Secrets of Earning a High GMAT Score

    Top 5 Secrets of Earning a High GMAT Score

    by on October 10th, 2014

    Hoping to unlock the good life by going to business school? It starts with a high GMAT score. It takes serious drive and dedication to become a skilled test taker. The five tips below will help you on the path to … Read More

  • GMAT Avengers Study Group: SC Style & Concision

    GMAT Avengers Study Group: SC Style & Concision

    by on October 8th, 2014

    You might think SC questions are all about grammar; however, meaning and style play important roles in evaluating a SC question. In some questions, the grammar may be generally correct, but used incorrectly and … Read More

  • Identifying the Conclusion in GMAT CR Questions

    Identifying the Conclusion in GMAT CR Questions

    by on October 6th, 2014

    Today we will focus on how to identify a conclusion in an argument. A conclusion is a position, opinion or judgment reached after consideration of evidence or facts. Example: If John beats Jane at a single chess game, … Read More

  • Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 2

    Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 2

    by on October 4th, 2014

    We’re continuing on with our full review of a GMATPrep® RC passage and all of its associated questions! (Click here to read part 1.) Last time, we deconstructed the entire passage and answered an Author’s Purpose, … Read More

  • Deciding Between 2 Remaining Answer Choices on the GMAT

    Deciding Between 2 Remaining Answer Choices on the GMAT

    by on October 1st, 2014

    There is one feeling that hampers momentum and takes all the wind out of your sails on the GMAT. That feeling is the thrill of quickly eliminating three incorrect answer choices on a question, followed by complete … Read More

  • 4 GMAT Sentence Correction Skills to Master

    4 GMAT Sentence Correction Skills to Master

    by on September 27th, 2014

    In a previous blog post, we outlined the skills that you must hone to master the GMAT’s Sentence Correction section. Today we will review four of these skills. Learn them to conquer Sentence Correction problems! Here … Read More

  • Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 1

    Get Ready to Rumble: GMAT RC Start to Finish – Part 1

    by on September 26th, 2014

    We’ve done a lot of RC over the years, but a passage contains so much text that I rarely do a full passage with all of its questions. We’re going to remedy that, starting today! First, we’ll talk about the passage … Read More

  • GMAT Avengers Study Group: CR Evaluate the Argument

    GMAT Avengers Study Group: CR Evaluate the Argument

    by on September 15th, 2014

    To correctly evaluate an argument, we must first know what an argument is in a GMAT CR question. Let’s start the week learning the anatomy of a CR argument! The Anatomy of a Critical Reasoning Argument by Magoosh … Read More

  • Mimic the Reasoning GMAT Questions

    Mimic the Reasoning GMAT Questions

    by on August 28th, 2014

    The GMAT is known to be a demanding exam. Most students recognize that a lot of preparation is required in order to get the best score possible. Most students undertaking the GMAT are also used to studying for tests and … Read More

  • GMAT Avengers Study Group: SC Subject-Verb Agreement

    GMAT Avengers Study Group: SC Subject-Verb Agreement

    by on August 26th, 2014

    In Sentence Correction, GMAT makers usually use long sentences with multiple adjectives and descriptive phrases to distract test takers. The first step when approaching an SC question should be identifying the subject, … Read More

  • Reading Comprehension and the GMAT

    Reading Comprehension and the GMAT

    by on August 26th, 2014

    The GMAT’s Reading Comprehension (RC) section, with its 350 word passages, can be a tricky puzzle for anyone. But by practicing active reading, you will be in a better position to master the RC section. Reading for … Read More

  • GMAT Sentence Correction: Where Do I Start? – Part 3

    GMAT Sentence Correction: Where Do I Start? – Part 3

    by on August 24th, 2014

    Welcome to the third part of our series focusing on the First Glance in Sentence Correction. If you haven’t read the previous installments yet, you can start with how to find a starting point on a Sentence Correction … Read More