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Integrated Reasoning Section: Is it Relevant?

The Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC) had nearly 8,000 test-takers take experimental Integrated Reasoning sections at the end of the regular GMAT exam from January 3-12, 2012.  Over 1,200 of these test-takers answered a short survey about the section.  Here … Continue reading

Integrated Reasoning Section: Live Twitter Chat with Wharton and London Business School

On May 7, 2012, the Graduate Management Admissions Council organized a live Twitter chat with admissions officers at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and the London Business School.  During the chat, the two schools fielded questions about … Continue reading

Integrated Reasoning Section: Our Analysis (Part 2)

In our last analysis post, we gave you our analysis of the question types and format on the Integrated Reasoning section.  Now, we continue our analysis with information about the section format and scoring. Based on the two practice tests … Continue reading

GMAT Integrated Reasoning: Two-Part Analysis Exam Problem #1

In June of 2012, the GMAT will contain a new 12 problem Integrated Reasoning section. To help you prepare for the IR section, we are working out the problems for you! Below is a sample IR Two-Part Analysis problem from … Continue reading

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Integrated Reasoning Section: Two-Part Analysis

What The Questions Look Like: A brief paragraph with a scenario or problem. A question that asks you to make two choices based on the scenario or problem.  The choices are always connected to each other (either opposite scenarios or … Continue reading

University of Michigan: Tips from the Admissions Office

We spoke with admissions officers at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business about any advice they had for new applicants.  Here is what we found.Траверсы     Q: What makes a candidate stand out? A: “We look at … Continue reading

GMAT Integrated Reasoning: Graphics Interpretation Example Problem #1

In June of 2012, the GMAT will contain a new 12 problem Integrated Reasoning section. To help you prepare for the IR section, we are working out the problems for you! Below is a sample IR Graphics Interpretation problem from … Continue reading

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Integrated Reasoning Section: Our Analysis (Part 1)

Before you start panicking about the integrated reasoning section, remember this important  fact: the integrated reasoning section does not require you to learn any new skills.  It tests you on the same quantitative concepts covered in the math section and … Continue reading