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Hi Pushkal,

Congrats man... Join the 700 club!!

by gmatmachoman

Wed Sep 28, 2011 5:42 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 710; bblast signing off- Thank you all
Replies: 74
Views: 30928

wow..wow.wow.. 50 in verbal is the greatest score I have ever seen !!

Great Man...ur hardwork has paid off!!


All the best..

Plz write a very detailed debrief for Verbal prep..

by gmatmachoman

Wed Jun 15, 2011 6:50 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: My GMAT Story --- 780 --- 49Q, 50V
Replies: 6
Views: 4254

Scoring in verbal part follows many "patterns". Commonly known trends are 1. Number of question u made the mistakes ( u got wrong) 2. Degree of difficulty of Questions u got correct 3.Degree of difficulty of the questions u got wrong 4. Is there any "consecutive" mistakes? 5. Whether the mistakes ar...

by gmatmachoman

Fri Jun 10, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Got beaten by the GMAT!
Replies: 3
Views: 1593

That is a well-researched very thorough posting that indicates that time would be better spent learning the concepts and practicing the questions rather than trying to reverse engineer the system. Great stuff!! @ David & @ Ian, Thanks for the inputs. This study has given us a lot of inputs. But bas...

by gmatmachoman

Tue May 31, 2011 3:57 am
Forum: GMAT Strategy
Topic: R&D on GMAT prep
Replies: 90
Views: 44427

score is ok . But if u r dreaming for biggies, IMO u need bit more. I can't say that since becox i didn't get admitted in top B schools ( Ivy League),u may not get them. One of my friend got 770 but didn't get admit in biggies but got in to another decent school with a full scholarship. So it depend...

by gmatmachoman

Tue May 31, 2011 3:46 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: 710 (Q49,V38) 92nd percentile - Did I beat the GMAT?
Replies: 5
Views: 3309

{90 * 80 + 81 *100} / (90 +100)

= 85

by gmatmachoman

Sun May 29, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Percentile
Replies: 2
Views: 763

Source : Grockit.com The new law stipulates that an apartment rental company disclose to their tenants how far in advance they will require notice of an intent to vacate the property . A) that an apartment rental company disclose to their tenants how far in advance they will require notice of an in...

by gmatmachoman

Thu May 12, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: SC: Pronoun agreement
Replies: 6
Views: 1146

How come WHO modify United states?????? Who will modify a noun immediate to it.....How come E be correct...Can any one explain? Relative pronoun " who" modifies the Noun immediate to it. But you should always check that the Noun is NOT in a Prepositional phrase like this one. Moreover, always look ...

by gmatmachoman

Sun May 08, 2011 1:44 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: GMATPrep-Participles consideration + Parallelism + logic
Replies: 10
Views: 1584

@Cyrus, I guess your r violating/breaking the "confidentiality" clause u agreed to GMAC. i.e. One more I can remember is if x=10^100, and x^x=10^y. What is the value of y? Small clue (x^Y)^z = (x) ^( y*z). Plz edit those questions u posted!! Becox I have heard few cases where GMAC "cancels " the sco...

by gmatmachoman

Sun Apr 17, 2011 1:36 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: Took the GMAT today and got killed.
Replies: 8
Views: 3144

Guys, I got a "warning" message from RadiumBall that I will be banned for using Abusive language. Now I am wondering who the hell is he to threaten me??By the way where did i use "abusive language"? I have been a longstanding contributor to BTG . Hope u guys acknowledge!! Seems NR posts has triggere...

by gmatmachoman

Tue Apr 12, 2011 3:30 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: I screwed up my verbal with 16 again!
Replies: 74
Views: 12906

I have few concerns here.Purposefully I am asking u in a harsh way as I can't take it anymore You are the funny(may be stupid also) guy who blame it on GMAT exam in every possible way.But one thing you created an example for future test takers who can blame it simply on GMAT exam when they score lo...

by gmatmachoman

Tue Apr 12, 2011 1:43 am
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: I screwed up my verbal with 16 again!
Replies: 74
Views: 12906

You are the funny(may be stupid also) guy who blame it on GMAT exam in every possible way.But one thing you created an example for future test takers who can blame it simply on GMAT exam when they score low. NR's convincing stories for his debacle is something like : This is like a saying in telugu...

by gmatmachoman

Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:51 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: I screwed up my verbal with 16 again!
Replies: 74
Views: 12906

@vineeshp, what's wrong? I said it is rather beneficial experience to prep for GMAT without even succeeding in exam. So many GMAT related aspects are praised by me. Why should I have passed any fear? Am I that guy who scored 16 in verbal and could not read between the lines, or something wrong with...

by gmatmachoman

Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: I just Beat The GMAT!
Topic: I screwed up my verbal with 16 again!
Replies: 74
Views: 12906

Retail sales rose 0.8 of 1 percent in august, intensifying expectations that personal spending in the July-September quarter more than doubled that of the 1.4 percent growth rate in personal spending for the previous quarter. (A) that personal spending in the July-September quarter more than double...

by gmatmachoman

Mon Apr 11, 2011 11:21 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Retail Sales uppppp
Replies: 8
Views: 1190