Barron's GRE: Graduate Record ExaminationThe 18th edition of "Barron's GRE " test preparation manual offers prospective graduate students intensive preparation for the Graduate Record Exam, as it is currently administered. Although question types on the GRE are scheduled to change substantially beginning August 1, 2011, students who opt to take the test before August 1, will find the help they're looking for in this edition. They will want to use "Barron's GRE, " 18th edition, as their test prep tool. Opening chapters of the 18th edition provide a perspective on the current exam with a GRE overview, advice on effective testtaking tactics, and a diagnostic test to help students pinpoint their strengths and weaknesses. Subsequent chapters review all GRE test areas and include practice exercises for the following topics: antonym, analogy, and sentencecompletion questions, reading comprehension, vocabulary, analytical writing, discrete quantitative questions, quantitative comparison questions, data interpretation questions, and math. The math review includes questions in arithmetic, algebra, and geometry. The manual's concluding section presents five fulllength model exams that reflect recent GREs in length, question types, and degree of difficulty. All questions are answered and explained. For students who plan to take the GRE after July 31, 2011, the new 19th edition of "Barron's GRE" (9780764146169) will be available in bookstores everywhere in June 2011. 
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Review: Barron's GRE 2008 (Barron's How to Prepare for the Gre: Graduate Record Examination (Book Only))
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Contents
INTRODUCTION DIAGNOSTIC TEST  1 
What You Need to Know About the GRE  3 
TestTaking Tactics for the ComputerBased GRE  19 
A Diagnostic Test  29 
VERBAL AHILITY TACTICS REVIEW AND PRACTICE  53 
Antonym Questions  55 
Analogy Questions  69 
Sentence Completion Questions  91 
ANALYTICAL WRITING TACTICS STRATEGIES AND PRACTICE  279 
Analytical Writing  281 
QUANTITATIVE ABILITY TACTICS STRATEGIES PRACTICE AND REVIEW  303 
General Math Strategies  305 
Discrete Quantitative Questions  325 
Quantitative Comparison Questions  339 
Data Interpretation Questions  361 
Mathematic Review  441 
Common terms and phrases
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