Bobby Umar, MBA and Carl S. Pyrdum III, Ph.D. - All books by this author
This all-new test preparation guide is a shorter version of the brand-new Barron’s GMAT manual. Barron’s Pass Key to the GMAT gives an overview and explanation of all four GMAT test sections, including Analytical Writing Assessment; Integrated Reasoning; Quantitative; and Verbal. It also offers intensive practice and review in all four test areas, presenting many test-like questions designed to help students assess their strengths and weaknesses. All questions come with answers and explanations. Reflecting the most recent changes in the GMAT format, this book gives special emphasis to practice and review for the Integrated Reasoning section, and includes questions that are similar to the ones on the actual GMAT.
Table of Contents:
2 The Analytical Writing Assignment
3 Integrated Reasoning
4 Quantitative Section: An Introduction
9 Data Sufficiency
10 Problem Solving
12 Permutations and Combinations
13 Introduction to the Verbal Section
14 Critical Reasoning
15 Sentence Correction
16 Reading Comprehension
Sample Test with Answers and Analysis
About The Authors:
Bobby Umar, MBA is a highly sought after GMAT instructor in North America. For almost 15 years, he has taught GMAT prep courses for Veritas Prep and Kaplan, global test prep companies, and his own company, Raeallan. In 2009-2010, he was awarded the “Worldwide Instructor of the Year” for Veritas out of 500+ instructors from 130 countries. During his MBA studies at Degroote School of Business in Hamilton, Ontario, Bobby was President of the MBA Association, received awards in case competitions, academics, and leadership, and graduated at the top of his class as co-valedictorian. With a background in brand marketing, engineering, and the performing arts, he also draws on his diverse career to lead Raeallan, a transformational training and speaking company (www.raeallan.com). A four-time TEDx speaker, Bobby speaks about leadership, personal branding, networking, and social media. With his expertise about the GMAT, he has helped thousands of young leaders get into the best business schools. You can connect with Bobby via Twitter, Linkedin or www.GMATBobby.com
Carl Pyrdum is a long-time GMAT tutor, who opened his own tutoring company, Ivory Tower Tutoring in Atlanta, Georgia. He has worked as a teacher, tutor, and content developer for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT, and ACT for Barron’s as well as for Kaplan. He has helped more than a thousand students improve their test scores and reach their undergraduate, graduate, and professional school goals.
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Paperback / 432 Pages / 6 x 9 / 2016