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Grammar Crammer – Pronoun Case

When studying for standardized exams that test standard English, we tend to become increasingly self-conscious of our own use of grammar in our everyday speech and correspondence (if tweets and facebook posts count as correspondence). Sometimes, we might even go … Continue reading

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GMAT Math – Fun with Averages!

Studying for the GMAT can be tough. In the mean time, let’s make sure your math score is above average by reviewing averages! Consider the following problem: The average (arithmetic mean) of six numbers is 14. After one of the numbers … Continue reading

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Univ. Illinois: What is a good GMAT score to get into the College of Business at the University of Illinois?

College of Business at the University of Illinois “Why Illinois? Because our MBA program offers not only what you need, but also what you want.” Quick facts: Location:  Champaign, Illinois Size: 226 enrolled Average age of new entrants: 27 Tuition: … Continue reading

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My Personal Statement & Me – What is a Personal Statement & How do I get Started?

Writing a personal statement is an integral part of the business school application process; however, many applicants are not exactly sure as to what a personal statement is (or should be) or how to get started on their personal statement. … Continue reading

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GMAT Study Tips: Make Your Study Sessions More Effective!

There are a number of ways you can make your study sessions more effective. The first step is to make sure you are not studying in an environment that is easily distracting. Avoid study habits that might lead to casual … Continue reading

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GMAT Quantitative Reasoning Example Problem

  “The GMAT Project” intends to ensure its readers are well prepared for all aspects of the GMAT. If you follow our weekly postings of example problems and solutions, we expect you to be more prepared than ever to not only succeed on … Continue reading

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Grammar Crammer: Sequence of Tenses

You may not realize how important the sequence of tenses is. Tenses help us differentiate when and how things happen. Has something already happened, is it currently happening, or will it happen in the future? Will it happen before a … Continue reading

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GMAT Quantitave Reasoning: Data Sufficiency Example Problem #3

“The GMAT Project” intends to ensure its readers are well prepared for all aspects of the GMAT. If you follow our weekly postings of example problems and solutions, we expect you to be more prepared than ever to not only succeed on the … Continue reading

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Top 5 Masters programs: Business Administration

The flexibility of a Masters in Business Administration is astonishing; the most impressive aspect of this graduate program is the versatility it gives recent graduates. With a MBA you can go to work in almost any field. If you prefer … Continue reading

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Sample Problem Solving Problem: Wildebeests

A heard of wildebeests decided that, since they were in Africa anyway, they might as well go see Victoria Falls. It took them two days to get there, during which they spent 21 hours traveling and covered a total of … Continue reading

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