GRE Question of the Day (August 18)

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Verbal In The Simple Soybean, the author is much less restrained in his enthusiasm for the bean’s medical efficacy than he is in his technical writings, but he still cautions against treating soy as a __________ . A) staple B) supplement C) herald D) panacea E) cure-all F) harbinger Correct Answer – D and...

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The Art of Interviewing—Are You a “Can” or a “Cannot”?

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“I am doomed…. This is a disaster….I really never expected this… What am I going to do?” This from Daniel, a prospective PH.D student.  I couldn’t imagine what had happened to cause such a negative response, especially as Daniel is a very strong candidate with...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 17)

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Math The function f has the property that f(x) = f(x + 1) for all numbers x. If f (4) = 17, what is the value of f(8) ? Correct Answer – 17  – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation GRE Question of the Day...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 16)

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Verbal Parkin’s characterization of the movement as neoscholastic is too __________ to be accepted without further investigation. A. cursory B. detailed C. perfunctory D. biased E. self-evident F. complete Correct Answer – A and C – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation GRE Question of the Day – Click to...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 15)

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Math In the figure above, if  what is the value of r ?   Correct Answer – 112.5 – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation GRE Question of the Day – Click to Subscribe via email

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GRE Question of the Day (August 14)

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Verbal The gaps in existing accounts of the playwright’s life are not (i) _________, since much of the documentary evidence on which historians have relied is (ii) ________. Blank i Blank ii a) trifling d) credible b) obvious e) extant c) implicit f) incomplete Correct Answer – A and F – (click and drag your mouse to...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 11)

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Math The quadrants of the xy-plane are shown in the figure above. In the xy-plane, line m (not shown) has a positive slope and a positive x-intercept. Line m intersects which of the quadrants? Indicate all such quadrants. A. Quadrant I B. Quadrant II C. Quadrant III D. Quadrant IV Correct Answer –...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 10)

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Verbal Researchers have observed chimpanzees feigning injury in order to influence other members of the group, thus showing that the capacity to _________ is not uniquely human. Blank i a) cooperate b) instruct c) conspire d) dissemble e) dominate   Correct Answer – D – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer)   Question Discussion &...

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GRE Question of the Day (August 9)

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Math A flat, rectangular flower bed with an area of 2,400 square feet is bordered by a fence on three sides and by a walkway on the fourth side. If the entire length of the fence is 140 feet, which of the following could be the...

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Can You Get Accepted After Doing Something Stupid?

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The point of this article is not to tell you that you shouldn’t engage in disorderly conduct, petty theft, or other minor (or major) infractions (though you really shouldn’t…); what we want to discuss here is how you should overcome the obstacle of a criminal...

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