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GRE Question of the Day (December 25)

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Verbal At work, she is far less _________ than she is around her friends, but from time to time her staff sees her in a volatile state. A. pretentious B. capricious C. informal D. fickle E. direct F. explicit Correct Answer – B and D – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 24)

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Math If x > o and the quantities x√x and x√xxx are reciprocals, which of the following could be true? Indicate all choices that apply. ❑ x√x is greater than x√xxx ❑ x√x is less than x√xxx ❑ x√x is greater than x Correct Answer – A, B, and C – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation  

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GRE Question of the Day (December 21)

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Math To the nearest dollar, how much money needs to be invested in an account that earns 8 % interest, compounded quarterly, in order to have $12,000 at the end of 3 years? (A) $9,462 (B) $9,326 (C) $9,677 (D) $9,804 (E) $11,308 Correct Answer – A – (click and drag your mouse to see...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 20)

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Verbal In the year 2000, olive oils made up just 40% of the liquid oils market, with standard oils taking 52% and speciality oils accounting for the remainder. But now, fuelled by health concerns and a general move towards premium products, the tables have turned. Today,...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 19)

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Math AB = DE, BC = CD, BE is parallel to CD, and BC is parallel to DF. Quantity A Quantity B The area of triangle ABE The area of quadrilateral BCDF A) Quantity A is greater. B) Quantity B is greater. C) The two quantities are equal. D) The relationship cannot be determined...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 18)

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Verbal The unironic representation of objects from everyday life is (i) _________ serious American art of the twentieth century: “high” artists ceded the straightforward depiction of the (ii) _________ to illustrators, advertisers, and packaging designers. Blank (i) Blank (ii) (A) missing from (D) beautiful (B) valued in (E) commonplace (C) crucial to (F) complex Correct...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 17)

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Math If P > 0 and P % of 3P is P % less than P, then P equals: A. 5 B. 25 C. 40 D. 50 E. 64 Correct Answer – B – (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion & Explanation  

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Research Experience for Grad School Admissions

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Research experience can be one of the biggest boosts to your competitiveness when applying to graduate programs, but why do graduate programs value research experience so highly, and what types of research should undergraduates be pursuing to give themselves the greatest advantage? Let’s get into...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 14)

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Math Jennifer has 40% more stamps than Peter. However, if she gives 45 of her stamps to Peter, then Peter will have 10 % more stamps than Jennifer. How many stamps did Jennifer begin with? (A) 140 (B) 175 (C) 200 (D) 220 (E) 245 Correct Answer – E – (click and drag your mouse...

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GRE Question of the Day (December 13)

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Verbal The consumption of tobacco in the country has fallen drastically in the past one year. During the same period of time, the government has been running a sustained advertising campaign to educate citizens about the ill effects of chewing tobacco. Thus, the government’s advertising campaign...

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