Archive for April, 2010

Kaplan GMAT 19: Rates and Speed – Converting Rates

by Kaplan GMAT on April 30, 2010

Video 19 in a series of official excerpts from the Kaplan GMAT program. This video covers rates and speed. The instructor is Adel Hanash – [...]


MBA Interviews: Prepare for Battle

by David Ingber on April 30, 2010

Nearly every interview, whether it’s a job interview or a school admissions interview, has the following (loose) tripartite structure: Step 1. Someone says, “Hi, you must [...]


Manhattan GMAT Challenge Problem of the Week – 29 Apr 10

by Michael Dinerstein on April 29, 2010

For which of the following functions f(x) is the relation f(f(x)) = f(f(f(f(x)))) NOT true for at least some values of xnot equal to zero?


10 Weird and Wacky MBA Admissions Interview Questions

by Scott Shrum on April 29, 2010

We caused quite a stir in some quarters when we offered up our list of the Ten Weirdest MBA Admissions Interview Questions. While it was [...]


Kaplan GMAT 18: Verb Tenses

by Kaplan GMAT on April 29, 2010

Video 18 in a series of official excerpts from the Kaplan GMAT program. This video covers the basics of verb tenses. The instructor is Jenny [...]


Veritas Prep Complete Course Live Online Debrief 1 – Ajith

by Guest Author on April 28, 2010

The following is a guest post by Ajith, one of the five Giant GMAT Giveaway winners for Beat The GMAT.  For his prize, Ajith chose [...]


Knewton Brutal Math Challenge – Week 6

by John Davies on April 28, 2010

For those who like their math served brutally. Playing again for the shirt. Show your work. The “u-number” of a number x is defined as the [...]


The Revised GRE, Part VI: The Calculator

by Guest Author on April 28, 2010

by Bob Verini, 30-year Kaplan veteran teacher, trainer, and curriculum developer Of all of the changes to the GRE, the one that excites most students is [...]


Retaking Your GMAT After You Get In

by Chase Cairncross on April 28, 2010

It sounds crazy at first, but I came across multiple people who retook their GMATs after they were not only accepted to school but were [...]


MBA Reapplicant Advice: Take Advantage of Feedback Sessions

by Linda Abraham on April 27, 2010

Dinged at your top choice MBA program? Considering reapplying next year? If your target schools offer feedback sessions, then you should definitely take the opportunity [...]


Kaplan GMAT 17: The Structure of Sentence Correction Questions

by Kaplan GMAT on April 27, 2010

Video 17 in a series of official excerpts from the Kaplan GMAT program. This video covers the structure of Sentence Correction questions. The instructor is [...]


GMAT Insider: A Blueprint for Reading Comprehension Success

by Brian Galvin on April 27, 2010

Admit it: you’ve reached that point during a practice test or study session at which the Reading Comprehension passage in front of you might as [...]


Clear Admit Admissions Tip: Extracurricular Activities

by Clear Admit on April 26, 2010

Because it’s the time of year when applicants aiming for Fall 2010 intake are beginning to think about the admissions process, we wanted to focus [...]


Kaplan GMAT 16: Reading Strategically

by Kaplan GMAT on April 26, 2010

Video 16 in a series of official excerpts from the Kaplan GMAT program. This video gives a short passage to practice reading strategically. The instructor [...]