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## Two great guides on counting methods and probability

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### Two great guides on counting methods and probability

by beatthegmat » Sat Apr 15, 2006 1:38 pm
Here are some nice guides on counting methods and probability. If these concepts seem difficult for you, I wouldn't worry about it too much. Many people put too much emphasis on these types of math questions, but in reality they appear on the actual GMAT infrequently. Just make sure you have a basic understanding of counting methods/probability/permutations/combinations and you will be sufficiently prepared. Do not go crazy studying these "advanced" GMAT math topics.
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Counting Methods Guide.pdf
probability review.doc
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by gmat2007 » Wed Jul 12, 2006 1:14 pm
HI
I am not able to download the counting method guide. Is it still available?

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by shanb » Mon Oct 09, 2006 3:26 am
Hi I am also unable to download the counting methods guide. can anyone please send it across. Thanks

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by rajs.kumar » Mon Oct 23, 2006 7:57 am
I found this site very helpful for counting problems. This one has an intutive approach.

https://www.mansw.nsw.edu.au/members/ref ... no4yen.htm

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by shaily » Tue Dec 19, 2006 4:47 pm
hi thanks

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### Re: Two great guides on counting methods and probability

by first » Fri Aug 14, 2009 6:44 am
beatthegmat wrote:Here are some nice guides on counting methods and probability. If these concepts seem difficult for you, I wouldn't worry about it too much. Many people put too much emphasis on these types of math questions, but in reality they appear on the actual GMAT infrequently. Just make sure you have a basic understanding of counting methods/probability/permutations/combinations and you will be sufficiently prepared. Do not go crazy studying these "advanced" GMAT math topics.

i was a bit rusty with probability problems after all these years.....a big thanks for this guide will cleared a few cobwebs...
exams. are they really a fair judge?

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by nikit » Mon Sep 05, 2011 10:26 am
A very concise presentation of the concepts, indeed.

Thanks a lot.

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