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GMAT For Dummies 2021

Book + 7 Practice Tests Online + Flashcards

Hatch, Lisa Zimmer / Hatch, Scott A.

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9. Edition February 2021
448 Pages, Softcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-119-71193-3
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Gain confidence to crack the GMAT

You have your heart set on getting into a particular MBA program, but you're required to submit your GMAT score as part of the application process. Ack! If you dread the idea of taking a standardized test, you've come to the right place. GMAT For Dummies 2021 with Online Practice gets you ready for test day with helpful reviews and smart advice. To make the chore of studying a bit more bearable, the four parts of the test are broken down into sections so you can focus on exactly what you need.

If you need a refresher on grammar and reading comprehension, it's here. Is math your nemesis? Overcome the challenge with reviews of algebra, geometry, and statistics. And the exasperating but essential topics of essay writing and integrated reasoning are covered too. In addition, you get insights into how to avoid GMAT pitfalls and make the most of time-management tactics during the exam.
* Take a pre-assessment test to identify the subject areas you need to brush up on
* Access 7 practice tests and 500 flashcards online
* Hone your analytical and reasoning skills
* Create a targeted study plan

If you want to conquer the GMAT and stand out from other MBA program applicants, you'll find everything you need here for a stellar score!

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting Started with the GMAT 5

Chapter 1: The Lowdown on the GMAT 7

Chapter 2: Maximizing Your Score on the GMAT 17

Chapter 3: Mastering Business School Admissions 27

Part 2: Creating a GMAT Study Plan 33

Chapter 4: Planning Your Approach 35

Chapter 5: GMAT Practice Assessment 39

Chapter 6: Scoring and Interpreting the Practice Assessment 53

Part 3: Vanquishing the Verbal Section 69

Chapter 7: Applying What You Learned (We Hope) in Grammar Class: Sentence Correction 71

Chapter 8: Not as Enticing as a Bestseller: Reading Comprehension 93

Chapter 9: Thinking This through Logically: Critical Reasoning 115

Chapter 10: Bringing It Together: A Mini Practice Verbal Section 139

Part 4: Acing the Analytical Writing Section 155

Chapter 11: Analyze This: What to Expect from the Analytical Writing Assessment 157

Chapter 12: Present Perfect Paragraphs: How to Write a GMAT Essay 161

Chapter 13: Deconstructing Sample GMAT Essays 169

Chapter 14: Sampling a Series of Writing Prompts 177

Part 5: Conquering the Quantitative Section 185

Chapter 15: Getting Back to Basics: Numbers and Operations 187

Chapter 16: Considering All the Variables: Algebra 209

Chapter 17: Getting the Angle on Geometry: Planes and Solids 233

Chapter 18: Keeping in Step: Coordinate Geometry 253

Chapter 19: Manipulating Numbers: Statistics and Sets 267

Chapter 20: It's All in the Presentation: GMAT Quantitative Question Types 283

Chapter 21: All Together Now: A Mini Practice Quantitative Section 301

Part 6: Excelling on the Integrated Reasoning Section 319

Chapter 22: Best of Both Worlds: The Integrated Reasoning Section 321

Chapter 23: Deciphering Data in Charts and Graphs 337

Part 7: Practice Makes Perfect 349

Chapter 24: GMAT Practice Test 351

Chapter 25: Practice Test Answers and Explanations 377

Part 8: The Part of Tens 405

Chapter 26: Ten Question Types You've Got a Good Shot At 407

Chapter 27: Ten Writing Errors to Avoid 411

Chapter 28: Ten Ways to Increase Your Chances of Getting into Business School 415

Index 419
Lisa Zimmer Hatch, MA, has created and administered standardized test preparation and legal career courses for more than 300 universities. Scott A. Hatch, JD, has been helping students prepare for standardized tests and legal careers since 1980. He develops courses for a variety of careers.