GRE Question of the Day (May 12)

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Verbal A university training enables a graduate to see things as they are, to go right to the point, to disentangle a twisted ____________ of thought. (A) line (B) lack (C)mass (D) plethora (E) skein Correct Answer – E  – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation GRE Question...

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How Personal is Too Personal?

By - May 11, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

The personal statement serves as a terrific opportunity to share with admissions committees an interesting and unique aspect of your life. How much should you tell, and how much is too much? When I applied to college, I wrote a personal statement describing some challenging family...

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How Personal is Too Personal?

By - May 11, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

The personal statement serves as a terrific opportunity to share with admissions committees an interesting and unique aspect of your life. How much should you tell, and how much is too much? When I applied to college, I wrote a personal statement describing some challenging family...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 11)

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Math The selling price of a house was decreased by 12 percent to $220,000. What was the original selling price of the house? A. $193,600 B. $196,429 C. $221,200 D. $246,400 E. $250,000 Correct Answer – E  – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation GRE Question of the...

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HMX – Harvard Medical School’s Online Option for Everyone

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I was recently contacted about a fascinating new program at Harvard Medical School called HMX Fundamentals. I wanted to learn more, and I’m delighted to have AST listeners learn more along with me since I’m talking to today to Dr. Michael Parker, Harvard Medical...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 10)

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Verbal During the military takeover, the constitution was not abolished, but some of its clauses temporarily were _____________ as the armed forces took over the administration. A. suspended B. notarized C. under construction D. put in abeyance E. left undefined F. widely promulgated Correct Answer – A and D  – (click and drag your...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 9)

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Math A group of freshmen, juniors, and seniors are going on a school trip. The number of seniors is 60% of the number of juniors, which is 50% of the number of freshmen. If there are at least 150 students on the trip, then which of...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 8)

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Verbal Woolf ____________ conventional notions of truth: in her words, one cannot receive from any lecture “a nugget of pure truth” to wrap up between the pages of one’s notebook and keep on the mantelpiece forever. A. anticipates B. articulates C. makes light of D. mocks E. pays heed to F. puts...

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Obtaining Graduate Assistantships

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Assistantships are a way of funding your graduate education. They are more often awarded to PhD students than to master’s students (though a department may sometimes have funding available for exceptional master’s students). You may be awarded a Teaching Assistantship (meaning you help teach a...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 5)

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Math A container is full. After 3 liters of its contents are poured out, the container is full. How many liters would need to be poured back in to refill the container? Correct Answer – 15 – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion...

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