## Insights

No matter what test you’re preparing for, the first step in any successful prep program is understanding the rules of the game. Or, as a wise man once said, “Know your enemy.”

Fortunately, we’ve been doing this for a while now, so we know a few things—almost 40 years’ worth of things, in fact. So if you have questions about the test, from scoring to accommodations to fundamental strategies, you can find the answers here. And if you don’t see the information you’re looking for, let us know at [email protected] and we’ll fill in the gap just as soon as we can.

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### GMAT 2021-2022: What the Heck is a Computer Adaptive Test?

As you’re planning for business school and investigating the GMAT, you’re likely to come across the term "computer adaptive". What does that really mean?

### The GRE vs the GMAT: Which Test is Right for You?

If you are planning to apply to a graduate business program, which test is right for you? Learn what differentiates the GRE from the GMAT.
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### GMAT Test Prep: Best Study Materials

When it comes to selecting materials to help you prepare for the GMAT, the number of options can be overwhelming. One could easily list 25 different publications and online resources that are of at least reasonable quality. How do you …

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### GMAT Online Exam: Changes For 2021 And Onward

As of early 2021, the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC), the makers of the GMAT exam, has introduced bold new changes to the GMAT Online exam, that version of the GMAT designed for students to take at home rather …

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### GMAT Reading Comprehension: Tips and Strategies

For many students burrowing down the GMAT preparation rabbit hole, the most daunting component is that part of the exam that has been a staple of our standardized testing career—reading comprehension. Though we’ve been taught many differing strategies to tackle …

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### GMAT Critical Reasoning: Tips and Strategies

The GMAT Critical Reasoning questions comprise approximately 1/3 of the 36 questions (thus about 11 or 12) that make up the overall Verbal section of the test. Each one consists of a short paragraph (called the stem or stimulus) …

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### GMAT Time Management: Tips and Strategies

Most students embarking on their GMAT preparation journey are under the mistaken impression that their biggest challenge will be mastering the content of the exam. They fret about having to return to the material covered in their high school …

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### The Executive Assessment vs. the GMAT: What is the EA?

We have been fielding many inquiries about the new abridged version of the GMAT that has burst on to the standardized testing scene. It’s called the Executive Assessment, and it has actually been on the scene for about four years. …

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### GMAT Verbal Section: Sentence Correction Tips

If you have decided on the GMAT for your business school admissions journey, and you’ve put the GMAT vs. GRE issues aside, then you’d better get used to the GMAT sentence correction question, which comprises about 35-40% of the questions …