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Calling on RC gurus

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Calling on RC gurus

Post Wed Jul 03, 2013 10:06 am
Hi,
Please shed some light on things one should be sure of before answering the questions and after reading the passage ?

Here are things that i would list , ( let me know if they makes sense)

1) Main idea whole passage.
2) Main idea per paragraph.
3) Direction changes/ mood swings.

Is there anything else which is helpful ?

thanks,

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Post Thu Jul 04, 2013 7:21 am
To your third point (direction changes/ mood swings), I might add "opposing points of views"
These are very common on the GMAT.
Examples:
- In the past we did X, but now we do Y
- Some scientists believe X but I believe Y
- Some workers do X, but others do Y
etc.

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