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Where Billionaires Went to School

By - May 21, 11:42 AM   Comments [0]

Billionaires—love them, hate them, or love to hate them—run our world. The top one percent controls 45% of all wealth according to Credit Suisse, a number which doesn’t even try to take into account the $32 trillion hidden in tax havens (about half of planetary...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 21)

By - May 21, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Verbal Carol is shorter than Juan, but she is taller than Ed. Sandra is shorter than Juan, and she is shorter than Ed. Wallie is taller than Sandra, but shorter than Juan. If the statements above are true, one can validly conclude that Bill is shorter than...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 20)

By - May 20, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math \({t}\) is a positive integer. \({\frac{{4}}{{7}} = \frac{{t}}{{s}}}\) Quantity A Quantity B ss 77 A) Quantity A is greater. B) Quantity B is greater. C) The two quantities are equal. D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given. Correct Answer - D - (click and drag your mouse to...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 17)

By - May 17, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math To reproduce an old photograph, a photographer charges x dollars to make a negative, \({\frac{{3x}}{{5}}}\) dollars for each of the first 10 prints, and \({\frac{{x}}{{5}}}\) dollars for each print in excess of 10 prints. If $45 is the total charge to make a negative...

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Tips for Your Stanford Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program Application

By - May 16, 09:01 AM   Comments [0]

Do you aim to improve the world? Would you like to earn your graduate degree at Stanford — tuition free? Then you may be an ideal candidate for Stanford University’s Knight-Hennessy Scholars program, a program that will cover 100 Stanford graduate students’ tuition for up...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 16)

By - May 16, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Verbal It is (i) ______ that the short story, regardless of its acclaim amongst certain members of the literati, has (ii) ______ amongst the public— all the more so because the novel, in some ways an inherently more demanding form, continues to be popular amongst lay...

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Applying to Mechanical Engineering Programs: Graduate School Admissions Overview

By - May 15, 09:30 AM   Comments [0]

Mechanical Engineering has been labeled as the liberal arts of engineering because it is such a broad field that can result in a wealth of career paths. A few examples of areas entered by program graduates include product design, or structural engineering, construction management, clean...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 15)

By - May 15, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math The circumference of circle C is 18π18π Quantity A Quantity B The diameter of circle C 9 A) Quantity A is greater. B) Quantity B is greater. C) The two quantities are equal. D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given. Correct Answer - A - (click and drag your mouse to...

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Admissionado Quick Q&A: Does Harvard make successful professionals, or do remarkable students make Harvard?

By - May 14, 06:35 AM   Comments [0]

*This response was originally posted on Quora. Follow our founder, Raj Patil, there for more Not sure how you’re defining “successful professionals,” (there could be a tasty sidebar conversation about what success is or isn’t), but I also don’t think it matters for the question...

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GRE Question of the Day (May 14)

By - May 14, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Verbal As official___________ from Japan to this country, he was called upon to an­swer questions about the Japanese government's position on various issues.A. envoyB. tyroC. emissaryD. neophyteE. asceticF. libertine Correct Answer - A and C - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) Question Discussion &...

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