Use of approximation in GMAT quant We often talk about using approximate calculations in the GMAT Quantitative Reasoning section. What better way to illustrate this than by using some examples (questions sourced from the GMAT Club)? Question 1 Which of the following is closest in value to √(7.5 ∗ 32 ∗ 3125)? Link hereA. 75B. 85C. 750D. 850E. 7500 The […]
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GMAT – how important is it?
How important is the GMAT? Well, many schools nowadays are test-optional. If that were the case, why do you even need to prepare for and write the test? Couldn’t the time and effort and cost spent in preparing for the test be spent more effectively elsewhere? Let us look at some of the advantages that […]
GMAT and GRE – a comparison
GMAT and GRE – a comparison How does the GMAT compare to the GRE? Some pointers are mentioned below. GMAT & GRE – Comparison of the exam formats, focus areas, scores and fees Let us first focus on the test formats. Focus Areas Let us take a look at the test contents and the corresponding […]
Does CAT have a pattern?
Does CAT have a pattern? Trying to predict the CAT One of the first thing that strikes someone preparing for the CAT is which IIM will conduct the test and how difficult will it be? In this article, I have listed down the pattern for the past few CATs and tried to see whether we […]
GMAT quant – all you need to know
GMAT Quant – All you need to know The GMAT Quant section might seem overwhelming at first.; however, it is not necessarily so. This article decodes the Quantitative section and discusses the different types of quant questions you can expect on the exam. The Quant section is one of the four sections of the GMAT: Quantitative […]
GMAT – TIPS TO NAIL YOUR DREAM SCORE
GMAT – Tips to nail your Dream score To ace the GMAT, one of the most coveted examinations, you should, not only know the concepts and the application of those concepts well, but should also know how to structure your preparation. But, before we discuss the preparation tips for you to ace the GMAT, let’s […]