Got My AWA Scores Today

I received an email with my official score report and my AWA score: I got a 6.0.  Not a shock or anything, as I know I wrote some pretty solid essays.  It only took me 6 days after the big test day to get my scores, even though the testing documentation said it would take … Read more

GMAT Tip: Americans Protest Iran Nuclear Testing

No, this isn’t a political post, as this isn’t a world affairs blog.  It’s just a mnemonic device to memorize the compound interest formula.  One of my friends told me this is how he remembered it for the GMAT.  You can just memorize this one, as replacing “1” for the “n” value (number of periods) will give you … Read more

More GMAT Memorization: Factorials

I’ve posted before about memorizing prime numbers, squares & cubes, and fraction, decimal, and percent conversions.  Here’s one more thing you need to memorize for the GMAT test: Factorials. Factorials will show up in number properties and combinatorics questions. The first time during my GMAT study I came across a number with an exclamation point … Read more

GMAT Study Update: The MGMAT OG Tracker is Awesome!

Even though I’m already in my third week of study for my Manhattan GMAT online course, I still haven’t explored all the resources available to me on the Manhattan website.  Last night I signed up for office hours with one of the Manhattan GMAT instructors and she informed about Manhattan’s Official Guide Tracker.  I downloaded the file … Read more