McGraw-Hill’s Conquering the New GRE Math offers you intensive review for every kind of GRE math question. Within each topic, solved problems of gradually increasing difficulty help you build your problem-solving skills. Exercises show how each math concept is tested on the GRE. Full-length GRE math sections provide practice with questions just like those on the real test.
Topics include: The GRE Quantitative Reasoning Section; The Math You Need to Review; How the Questions Are Asked; GRE Quantitative Comparison; GRE Problem-solving (Multiple-choice); GRE Data Interpretation; GRE Numeric Entry Questions; GRE Mathematics Review; Number Properties; Arithmetic Computation; Algebra; Geometry; GRE Math Practice Tests; GRE Math Practice Test 1; GRE Math Practice Test 2; GRE Math Practice Test 3
Robert E. Moyer, Ph.D., is currently an associate professor of mathematics at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minnesota. The coauthor of four bestselling Schaum's Outlines in mathematics, he has also written math questions for the GED and the ASVAB. From 1978 to 1990 he worked with the Georgia Assessment Program that administered the K-12 testing program in Georgia and the Georgia Teacher Certification program, writing test questions and conducting workshops for teachers who needed help passing the mathematics test for high school teachers or the mathematics portions of the elementary and middle grades teacher tests.
We want you to succeed on the Math section of the GRE test. That's why we've selected these 500 questions to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. These questions are similar to the ones you'll find on the GRE test, so you will know what to expect on test day. Each question includes a concise, easy-to-follow explanation in the answer key for your full understanding of the concepts. Whether you have been studying all year or are doing a last-minute review, McGraw-Hill Education: 500 Math Questions for the GRE Test will help you achieve the high score you desire.
Sharpen your subject knowledge, strengthen your thinking skills, and build your test-taking confidence with:500 GRE test math questions Full explanations for each question in the answer key A format parallel to that of the GRE test
We've put all of our proven expertise into McGraw- Hill's GRE to make sure you're ready for this difficult exam. This book will give you the essential skillbuilding techniques and strategies developed by a team of renowned test-prep tutors. You'll get all the facts about the exam, hundreds of practice questions, model GRE essays, and eight full-length practice tests. With McGraw-Hill's GRE, we'll guide you step by step through your preparation program--and give you the tools you need to succeed.
Be prepared for the GRE with:8 practice tests: 4 in the book, 2 on CD-ROM, and 2 interactive tests online New free customized Test Planner app available for download (See inside front cover for details) Coaching videos demonstrating GRE problem-solving strategies available free online Proven strategies for answering every question type Advice for international test takers
About the Book
McGraw-Hill's GRE--specially created by nationally renowned test-prep experts--offers test-takers these valuable features:
FeaturesIn the book:
Market / Audience
In August 2011 a dramatically new format was introduced for the GRE. McGraw-Hill's GRE was one of the first guides to provide complete coverage of the new test features. The revised test is partially computer-adaptive (the old one had no computer-adaptive functions), and it has several all-new question types.
Thousands of graduate programs require the GRE for admission. In addition, more than 500 business schools worldwide now also accept GRE scores for admission to MBA programs. The list includes many top-ranked schools such as Harvard, IE, INSEAD, MIT Sloan and Stanford.
In 2010, the GRE General Test was taken by about 675,000 candidates. Test volume outside the United States increased 13% in 2010.
The number of GRE takers outside the US in 2008 was approximately 172,000, with the largest numbers in China (52,000) and India (55,000).
About the Author
Steven W. Dulan (East Lansing, MI) is the founder and president of Advantage Education, Inc., which offers live test-prep classes at high schools and colleges throughout Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Colorado, as well as distance-learning programs over the Internet.
McGraw-Hill Education: Preparation for the GRE Test provides up-to-date information on the format of the section-adaptive GRE, including a review of each section, the types of questions asked, and common tricks and traps found on the test. Written by an educator who achieved a perfect score on the GRE, the book introduces a specific approach for each section of the exam and emphasizes the reasoning and analytical skills necessary to succeed on the test.
More than 500,000 students sit for the GRE every year. With this book they will find:6 full-length sample GRE tests with answer explanations, including on the mobile app A diagnostic test to help test-takers assess their strengths and weaknesses Specific guidance for responding to both Analytical Writing tasks (Analyzing an Issue and Analyzing an Argument) Detailed description of all question types found throughout the Quantitative and Verbal portions of the exam An explanation on the section-adaptive format of the latest GRE The Premium Practice Test App, which allows students to take full practice tests on their tablets and/or smartphones (This new edition contains 20 instructional videos that show students how to solve key problems) Access to the McGraw-Hill Test Planner App – a tool that helps students organize their time and set their own study schedules Answer keys that provide comprehensive explanations and identify and explain common errors
If you’re one of the more than half a million people who take the GRE every year and want to boost your math score, than this is the ideal study resource for you!
McGraw-Hill Education’s Conquering GRE Math, Second Edition is unique in that the problems increase in difficulty as you progress through the book. This will help you develop problem-solving skills as you prepare for the exam. The author is a math teacher who specializes in helping students enhance their GRE related math skills.
Scoring raising features include:
• 3 Full-length GRE math sections provide practice with questions just like those on the real test
• Complete review of GRE math topics including: number properties, arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and word problems
• Strategies for answering every GRE math question type: quantitative comparison, multiple choice, numeric entry, and data analysis
• Information on the GRE math item formats that reflects the latest test
• Hundreds of questions for test-takers who want to maximize their score on the math section
McGraw-Hill’s Conquering GRE Verbal and Writing offers you intensive review for every kind of verbal question on the GRE, a well as in-depth essay-writing guidance for the Analytical Writing section. It is packed with examples, drills, and two complete sample GRE Verbal sections for practice. Also included is a comprehensive GRE vocabulary review, along with tips and strategies for sharpening reading skills.
Features:A complete review of GRE vocabulary Sample GRE verbal and analytical writing questions to build your test-taking confidence The knowledge of GRE experts and textbook writers who have written or revised several major test-prep guides
Topics include: The GRE Verbal Reasoning Section; How Verbal Reasoning Is Scored; Action Plans; Vocabulary; Reading Comprehension; Sentence Structure Skills; GRE Verbal and Writing Question Formats; GRE Analogies; GRE Antonyms; GRE Sentence Completions; GRE Reading Comprehension; GRE Text Completions; The GRE Analytical Writing Assessment; GRE Verbal Reasoning Practice Tests; GRE Verbal Practice Test 1; GRE Verbal Practice Test 2
Fortunately, there's Schaum's. This all-in-one-package includes more than 1,900 fully solved problems, examples, and practice exercises to sharpen your problem-solving skills. Plus, you will have access to 30 detailed videos featuring Math instructors who explain how to solve the most commonly tested problems--it's just like having your own virtual tutor! You'll find everything you need to build confidence, skills, and knowledge for the highest score possible.
More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. Helpful tables and illustrations increase your understanding of the subject at hand.
This Schaum's Outline gives you1,940 fully solved problems Hundreds of additional practice problems with answers Coverage of all course concepts
Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time--and get your best test scores!
Schaum's Outlines--Problem Solved.
Comprehensive Prep for the New GRE Math.
Fully revised for the new test.
Every year, students pay $1,000 and more to test prep companies to prepare for the math section of the GRE. Now you can get the same preparation in a book.
Although the GRE math section is difficult, it is very learnable. GRE Math Prep Course presents a thorough analysis of GRE math and introduces numerous analytic techniques that will help you immensely, not only on the GRE but in graduate school as well.
* Comprehensive Review: Twenty-three chapters provide complete review of GRE math.
* Practice: Includes 164 examples and more than 600 exercises! Arranged from easy to medium to hard to very hard.
* Diagnostic Test: The diagnostic test measures your strengths and weaknesses and directs you to areas you need to study more.
* Duals: These are pairs of similar problems in which only one property is different. They illustrate the process of creating GRE questions.
* If your target is a 700+ score, this is the book!