Over 600 brand new practice questions with answers and detailed explanations 6 full-length realistic timed tests 20 mini-tests for the busy candidate who wants to fast track
Unbeatable preparation for success in the Graduate Management Admission Test ®
HOW TO PASS THE
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HOW TO PASS THE
Unbeatable preparation for success in the ® Graduate Management Admission Test
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Preface Acknowledgments 1 2 3 What is the GMAT CAT®? Practice makes a big difference in GMAT® scores Warm up questions for the quantitative and verbal sub-tests Warm up questions for the quantitative sub-test Problem-solving questions Data sufficiency questions Warm up questions forthe verbal sub-test Sentence correction questions Reading comprehension and critical reasoning questions Twenty mini-tests to help you get off to a flying start Six timed practice sub-tests Sub-test 1: quantitative Sub-test 2: verbal Sub-test 3: quantitative Sub-test 4: verbal Sub-test 5: quantitative Sub-test 6: verbal Answers and explanations Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5
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