Ace the GMAT

Overview

Ace the GMAT offers a distillation of the experiences of a veteran test-prep instructor, MBA Admissions coach, author and education raconteur, which helps students pass this often challenging test first time.

  • Offers a philosophy built on two simple but powerful propositions:
  • Identify the principles behind classic problem types
  • Succeed ...
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Overview

Ace the GMAT offers a distillation of the experiences of a veteran test-prep instructor, MBA Admissions coach, author and education raconteur, which helps students pass this often challenging test first time.

  • Offers a philosophy built on two simple but powerful propositions:
  • Identify the principles behind classic problem types
  • Succeed first by not getting the easy questions wrong and then go on to get the difficult questions right
  • Contains two of the author’s own inventions: The Big Seven Number Cracker for open-ended variable problems in Data Sufficiency, and the Four-Corner Question Cracker for Reading Comprehension questions
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405163118
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/28/2007
  • Edition description: Revised, 2nd Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 448
  • Sales rank: 1,244,993
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Brandon Royal graduated with an MBA from the University of Chicago and is a Certified Public Accountant. In addition to his work as an independent author, education consultant and corporate trainer in Hong Kong, his work as a GMAT test-prep instructor and admissions coach has helped hundreds of applicants achieve acceptance at one or more of the world’s leading business programmes.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Strategy.

Part I: Quantitative:.

Tricky Arithmetic.

Number properties.

Word Problems.

Geometry.

Probability.

Statistics.

Data Sufficiency.

Part II: Verbal:.

Sentence correction.

Critical Reasoning.

Reading Comprhension.

Analytical Writing.

Appendices

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