Gruber's Complete GRE Guide 2012

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Sourcebooks, Inc., Jun 1, 2011 - Study Aids - 723 pages
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THE BEST PRACTICE PLUS COMPREHENSIVE STRATEGIES FOR HIGHER SCORES ON THE GRE

For more than 30 years, the Gruber Method has helped millions of students raise their standardized test scores on major tests like the SAT, ACT, and the PSAT/NMSQT. Now Dr. Gruber brings his critical analysis and innovative test preparation strategies to the GRE, the #1 test for graduate school admission.

After a recent major overhaul of the GRE test, you need the most up-to-date information from a trusted source. Gruber's Complete GRE Guide combines powerful study tools with 4 adaptive practice tests to help you prepare for the real thing.

EFFECTIVE STUDY TOOLS FROM THE TEST-TAKING EXPERT
-Includes 3 full-length practice tests
-Inside info on how GRE questions are created
-Strategies that will save you study time by pointing you directly to the answer

GET THE SKILLS THAT UNLOCK THE ANSWERS
With the explanation to a question, you can answer that one question. With the Gruber strategies, you
can answer thousands of questions! These strategies show you how to think about problems instead of
trying to solve each one individually, and they can be used consistently on every GRE test.

WHAT THE MEDIA IS SAYING
"Dr. Gary Gruber has developed a method that will raise students' test scores by sharpening their thinking skills." –Boston Globe
"His methods make the questions seem amazingly simple to solve." –Library Journal
"Gruber can ring the bell on any number of standardized exams." –Eric Zorn, Chicago Tribune

  

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Good for obtaining strategies, becoming familiar with the GRE test, but it's obvious they did not check their work. I've run into quite a few errors in the math sections and typos throughout the book. Nonetheless, I would recommend it overall since it is a solid study guide.

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User Review  - Ashley Cox - Goodreads

Needs some major editing, but that aside, it was a very helpful tool in studying for the revised GRE. Read full review

Contents

Strategy Diagnostic Test for the GRE
1
The Shortest GRE Test20 Questions to Approximate Your GRE Score
25
The 101 Most Important Math Questions You Need to Know How to Solve
37
Strategy Section
65
MiniMath Refresher
175
Complete GRE Math Refresher
185
Vocabulary Building That is Guaranteed to Raise Your GRE Score
361
Analytical Writing Section
473
A Brief Review of English Grammar
505
3 GRE Practice Tests
513
Hot Prefixes and Roots
716
Words Commonly Mistaken for Each Other
721
Back Cover
724
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Gary R. Gruber, PhD, is nationally recognized as the leading expert on the SAT, test-taking methods, and critical thinking skills. His books on test taking and critical thinking skills have sold more than seven million copies. He lives in California. Dr. Gary Gruber is nationally recognized as the leading expert on the SAT, ACT, test-taking methods, and critical thinking skills. His methods have been used by PBS, Sylvan Learning Centers, and school districts, as part of MyMaxScore's online SAT and ACT prep, and as the central college prep products in the testing area of College Countdown. His books on test taking, test preparation, and critical thinking skills have sold more than seven million copies. Dr. Gruber's strategies have helped provide measurably improved results in test prep for the SAT, ACT, PSAT/NMSQT, and GRE tests, among many other standardized tests across all age ranges.

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