The Complete Idiot's Guide to Acing The GRE, 1st Edition

  • Henry George Stratakis-Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1436294088
  • ISBN-13: 9781436294089
  • DDC: 378.1
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 368 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released January 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Making the grade for post-graduate studies. The Graduate Record Exam is a must for anyone who aspires to post-graduate study, and it creates more general anxiety than anything since the SAT. This guide is the answer to every test- taker's prayers, providing all the tricks (and a sample exam) necessary for you to score big.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
1: Taking Control.
2: Taking the GRE Apart.
3: You are in Control.
4: The Graduate Admissions Process.
5: Verbal: Smorgasbord of Standardized Testing.
6: Analogies.
7: Antonyms.
8: Sentence Completions.
9: More Sentence Completions.
10: Long Critical Reading Passages.
11: Short Critical Reading Passages.
12: Short Logic Passages.
13: Putting It All Together: Verbal Practice Set 1.
14: Putting It All Together: Verbal Practice Set 2.
15: Math: All Bark, No Bite.
16: Arithmetic: Yes, This was Easier in Middle School.
17: Algebra.
18: Geometry: The Closest Thing to Cheating.
19: Quantitative Comparisons.
20: More Charts, Tables, and Data (Oh, My)!.
21: Random Math You Last Saw in Eleventh Grade.
22: Math Practice Sets.
23: Analytical Writing: First Impressions are Everything.
24: Analytical Writing: An Overview.
25: The Foolproof Way to Sound Intelligent.
26: Sample Analytical Essays.
27: GRE Vocabulary.
28: Vocabulary: The Necessary Evil.
Appendix A: A Review of Grammar.
Appendix B: Graduate School Admissions Details.
Appendix C: Help! The 24-Hour Guide.
Appendix D: The CIG Practice GRE.