Best guide for Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

You must be thinking, what is GRE? GRE is the commonly used abbreviation for Graduate Record Exam, which is competitive examination for getting admission to most of the US, Canadian and UK graduate institutes.
Graduate Record Exam consists of three parts, which are:
-Verbal reasoning
-Quantitative reasoning
-Analytical writing
Now, let us take a brief look about all the three parts of the GRE preparation. Verbal reasoning consists of the interrelated relationship between words and concepts. This part of the exam basically tests the vocabulary of the candidate as the questions in this section are to be answered on the basis of comprehensive passages so that your vocabulary can be evaluated.

Quantitative reasoning consists of the basics of the mathematics such as; algebra, arithmetic, geometry and data analysis. Problem solving ability of the candidate is measured in this section of GRE exam.

Analytical writing comprises of two distinct essays; first is an issue task and second is an argument task. In issue task candidate have to choose between two topics to write an essay and in argument task, an argument is provided to the candidate on which he has to write an essay that evaluates the argument. Therefore, GRE preparation should be done carefully as you should be able to write an impressive article with coding relevant reasons and examples.

You should know some important facts about GRE preparation; firstly all the questions are of same points no matter whether the question is difficult or easy. Second thing which should be consider that, except verbal reasoning section the questions in quantitative and analytical section goes from easy to difficult. Therefore, it is advised that you should not spend too much time in solving starting questions as later ones will be more time consuming. Third and the most important thing which should not be neglected is, do not leave any question as there is no negative marking for wrong questions in GRE exam.

Important thing which should be considered about GRE exam is that, this exam is completely unbiased and doesn’t recognize candidates on the basis of their socioeconomic background. GRE scores are accepted by all the graduate colleges and hence, this test provides equal opportunity to all the students for getting admission to graduate level courses. GRE exam is standardized examination which provides common platform to the candidates coming from different backgrounds.

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