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Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Key To Sucess
The General Test measures verbal, quantitative, and analytical skills that been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. The verbal measures tests your ability to analyze and evaluate written material and synthesize information obtained from it, analyze relationships among component parts of sentences, and recognize relationships between words and concepts. The quantitative measures tests your basic mathematical skills and your understanding of elementary mathematical concepts, as well as your ability to reason quantitative setting. The analytical measure tests your ability to understand structured sets of relationships, deduce new information from sets of relationships, analyze and evaluate arguments, identify central issues and hypotheses, draw sound inferences, and identify plausible causal explanations.
Since students have wide-ranging backgrounds, interests, and skills, the verbal sections of the General Test use questions from diverse areas of experience. the areas tested range from the activities of daily life to broad categories of academic interest, such as the science, social studies, and the humanities. The content areas included in the quantitative sections of the test are arithmetic, algebra geometry, and data analysis. These are content areas usually studied in high school. Questions in the analytical sections measures reasoning skills developed in virtually all fields of study. No formal training in logic or methods of analysis is needed to do well in these sections.
Preparing for the General Test:
GRE General Test questions are designed to measure skills and knowledge gained over a long period of time. Although you might increase your scores to some extent by preparing for a few weeks or months before the test, last minute cramming is unlikely to help. the following information will help guide you if you decide to devote some time to prepare for the test.