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Time to start the Prep: Application Deadlines to watch out for

June 16th, 2017

The ‘new year’ for applications is round the corner. For those who have the GMAT scores ready, it is pretty likely you know which schools you can apply to with your scores; for those wh …

Divisibility Rules: Simplify GMAT Prep

May 15th, 2017

As the Quantitative part of the GMAT focuses on the basics of mathematics, it’s important to know divisibility rules. So let’s discus the divisibility rules for some numbers that you ne …

Walk the GMAT Reading Comprehension Passages with a Plan in Mind

March 4th, 2017

Unfortunately reading is not everyone’s cup of tea. And the experience gets more excruciating with every passing day because it requires of the ‘ reader’ just what all his interface w …

The Many Facets of a Polygon

December 26th, 2016

A Polygon is a plane figure formed by at least three sides and angles. The table below displays details of some of common polygons.

Name
No. of sides
No. of angles

Triangle
3
3

GMAT Probability

November 2nd, 2016

Probability is the most important and confusing topic on the quantitative section of standardized tests such as the GMAT and the GRE. Probability deals with the likelihood that some favorab …

Absolute Values and Inequalities

October 4th, 2016

Absolute values
The absolute value represents the distance from zero on a number line. Mathematically absolute of X is written as |X|. Absolute value is always positive because it disregar …

An Illusion!

July 29th, 2016

What is a Paradox? Invariably I begin teaching this Critical Reasoning Question type by posing this question to the class and am no longer surprised by the variety of definitions I receive- …

Integrated Reasoning

May 23rd, 2016

The very first reason of testing MBA aspirants on Integrated Reasoning (IR) is analysis of Data! B-schools need to know how good the applicant is in real life data analysis say with regards …

Tricky Exponents!!

April 29th, 2016

In some previous articles we have learnt about a few interesting concepts on exponents. In this piece of articulation let us enjoy some exam focused properties of the tricky exponent!
23 = …

The ‘Prime’ Importance of Prime Numbers

March 13th, 2016

In the previous article we discussed a few Data Sufficiency examples on Prime numbers. Let’s  enjoy some more.
1. A Pierpont prime is a prime number ‘t’, such that t = 2k X 3m + 1 . …