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Well, I studied for about a week and did three practice test and scored 560, 570, and 550 on the practice tests. I got a 600 today on the actual test with a 35 in Quantitative 41 Percentile(horrible I know I probably should have looked over some math stuff) and 38 in Verbal 83 Percentile. Maybe if I was a little more serious about it, I would have gotten a 700 Lol.

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by dmateer25 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 3:29 pm
Congrats on getting the score you needed!

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by Tidus808 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 4:06 pm
Thanks!

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by vivecan2005 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:04 pm
Tidus808 wrote:Well, I studied for about a week and did three practice test and scored 560, 570, and 550 on the practice tests. I got a 600 today on the actual test with a 35 in Quantitative 41 Percentile(horrible I know I probably should have looked over some math stuff) and 38 in Verbal 83 Percentile. Maybe if I was a little more serious about it, I would have gotten a 700 Lol.
Which university was admitting on 450 GMAT? Or they just needed a presence in GMAT?

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by Tidus808 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:28 pm
It is Tennessee Technological University. They require at least 450 GMAT and a 2.5 GPA. Which are really low standards. I know.

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by vivecan2005 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:47 pm
Tidus808 wrote:It is Tennessee Technological University. They require at least 450 GMAT and a 2.5 GPA. Which are really low standards. I know.
Glad to know that there is a university which is away from this GMAT score hipe.

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by Tidus808 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 7:25 pm
Taking one standardized test shouldn't determine your future in my opinion.

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by vivecan2005 » Fri Mar 12, 2010 9:44 pm
There should be certain kind of regulation or ban to control these things like GMAT etc which unncessary creates a billion-dollar-industry and has nothing or very little to do with Enterpreurial talent of Managerial Skills.

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by KingTmo » Sun Mar 14, 2010 4:37 pm
Tidus808 wrote:Well, I studied for about a week and did three practice test and scored 560, 570, and 550 on the practice tests. I got a 600 today on the actual test with a 35 in Quantitative 41 Percentile(horrible I know I probably should have looked over some math stuff) and 38 in Verbal 83 Percentile. Maybe if I was a little more serious about it, I would have gotten a 700 Lol.
First, let me say "Congrats" on reaching your goal. Which practice test did you use, and did you have the GMAT question to be easier?

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by Tidus808 » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:24 pm
I used the stuff that came in the mail from the GMAT peeps and that is all. I didn't need a real high score so I didn't try that hard. The GMAT quantitative seemed a lot harder(lack of preparation was my main problem), but the verbal was about the same.

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by akahuja143 » Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:31 pm
Congrats for getting required score!!