GRE For Dummies

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Wiley, Nov 29, 2011 - Study Aids - 384 pages
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Sharpen your GRE test-taking skills with this updated and expanded premier guide with CD

Are you anxious about taking the GRE yet eager to get into the graduate school of your dreams? GRE For Dummies, Premier Edition with CD is a hands-on guide that gives you everything you need to excel in every area of the exam -- verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing. With clear, straight-forward advice, this test guide includes five tests that model real GRE questions, updated information that reflects the latest exam, plus 400 interactive vocabulary flashcards on the CD. GRE For Dummies, Premier Edition with CD gives you the edge you need to get your best possible GRE score and get into the graduate school of your choice!

Wield words like a samurai -- find out how to tackle Text Completion and Sentence Equivalence questions, improve your reading comprehension, and expand your grammar

Count on mastering math -- discover strategies for scoring high on the quantitative reasoning section -- from basic math and geometry to algebra, charts and graphs, quantitative comparison, and word problems

Get the "write" stuff -- learn an easy, step-by-step process for writing killer essays that meet the evaluators' requirements with minimal effort

Practice makes perfect -- test your skills using the timed or untimed feature of the CD's five full-length practice exams

Open the book and find:

An updated test prep guide to the GRE

A checklist of everything you need to prepare for test day

Strategies for all question types

Two fully revised practice tests and three brand-new practice tests

Detailed explanations for all practice problems

400 vocabulary terms most likely to appear on the test

Essential information to help you sign up to take the test

Learn to:

Score higher on the GRE and get into the graduate school of your choice

Master verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing

Prepare for the big day with expert strategies for improving reading comprehension, grammar, and math skills

Premier Edition features 5 practice tests and 400 interactive vocabulary flashcards

Take 5 simulated GRE tests on the companion CD

CD Includes

All three practice tests from the book plus two additional tests, 400 interactive vocabulary flashcards, and insight on how the GRE is scored

See the CD appendix for details and complete system requirements.

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GRE for Dummies

User Review  - mylapat5 - Overstock.com

I bought this for our son to have help in reviewing for his GRE's. He laughed, and that told me it all! He was familiar with the easy style of these books. Now I hope he uses it and sends it on to another! ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carolyn - Goodreads

I added this to my read list because I did, in fact, read every word inside it and it should therefore count for my reading challenge for the year. I'm not taking the GRE until the end of September ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

Ron Woldoff is the founder of National Test Prep, where he helps students prepare for the GMAT, GRE, and SAT. He also teaches at Northern Arizona University and the American Graduate School of International Management.

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