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   GRE Prep Guide for the Math and Verbal Sections

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The 800score Reading Comprehension 5-Step Method

1. Classify the Passage
Is this a persuasive essay or a desc one? Is it science or humanities?
2. Break down each paragraph
Look for main idea, tone and transitions.
3. See the Organization
Make a mental road map of the essay and/or draw out a map structure on your dry erase scratch paper.

Find the Big Idea

Look for unusual language that makes an important point.
Pay special attention to the first and last paragraphs.
5. Diagnose the author's purpose
Look for intention in the essay.
Identify Trick Questions.
Take hundreds of sample questions to directly reinforce our techniques to beat the GRE's most challenging questions.
Get Strategized
Learn dozens of test-taking strategies sorted online for easy use and browsing. Course includes specific strategies for non-native English speakers and students aiming for a 600+ score.
Built-in Forum and Tutor Support
See an example of a forum thread linked from our test. Discuss your point of view on a question. Or, use the free 24-hour tutor support if you have any problems or questions.

   GRE Prep Guide Table of Contents

Chapter 1: GRE Introduction (Free)
1. What is the GRE and what does it test?
2. GRE scoring and graduate schools
3. How the GRE CAT works
4. General strategies for the CAT

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  GRE Verbal Prep Guide

Chapter 2: Text Completion

Chapter 3: Sentence Equivalence

Chapter 4: Reading Comprehension

Chapter 5: Essay

 GRE Quantitative Prep Guide

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Chapter 2. Reading Comprehension
  • How to actively read texts
  • How to analyze essay structure
  • 7 Principles of reading comprehension
  • The major question types
    A. Recall questions
    B. Synthesis
    C. Comprehension
  • How to identify trick questions
  • Additional practice questions

Chapter 3. Mathematics
  • Comprehensive Math review of all subjects on the GRE
  • Basic Math
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Probability
  • Additional practice questions

Chapter 4. Math Word Problems
  • How to read math questions
    A. Percentages
    B. Interest, Discount, and Markups
    C. Progressions
    D. Uniform Motion
    E. Ratio and Proportion
    F. Ratio and Proportion
    G. Grouping and Counting
    H. Data Interpretation
    I. Symbols
    J. Progressions
  • 4-Step technique to Word Problems
  • Math review
  • Standard Deviation (NEW)
    On recent GRE tests, advanced students can expect at least one standard deviation question.
  • Additional practice questions

Chapter 5- 7. Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Completion
  • Choose Sentences

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