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GMAT Reading Comprehension

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1. Bolded statement questions commonly ask to choose the answer that...

2. Appeal to authority

3. A statistical syllogism (proportional syllogism or direct inference)

4. Argument Essay Para 4

5. Classic flaws in Critical Reasoning 'Flaw Questions' stem

6. 'Better than at any time' or 'better than at any OTHER time'?

7. Argument Essay Paragraph 1

8. Items being compared must be both ... and ... comparable

9. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages

10. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers

11. Strategy for Sentence Correction

12. A person is 'a native of' / 'native to' the UK?

13. Reading Comprehension Inference questions

14. 'Distinguish red ... green' 'distinguish .... red ... green

15. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions

16. When there is a modifying phrase at the beginning of the sentence -

17. A llama is 'a native of' / 'native to' Peru

18. What is the conclusion in Critical Reasoning questions? How do you find it.

19. Answer choices with word 'being'...

20. Strategy for Reading Comprehension

21. Recoil

22. Typical pronouns that cause trouble

23. Argument Essay Paragraph 2

24. Causation/correlation

25. In Critical Reasoning Inference questions - an inference may follow from a single...

26. Preposition after 'to be considered'

27. Answer choices with 'There is/are/has/have'...

28. Preposition after 'to be modelled'

29. 'Less' and 'amount' refer to ...and answer the question...

30. 'Not only' is always followed by

31. Limiting Words

32. 'There is' 'There are'. where is the subject

33. Analogies - metaphors and other comparisons all require...

34. 'With total employment at less than 68000 people...' what should change?

35. Argument Essay Para 3

36. Various subjects enumerated with an 'OR' indicates singular or plural for verb conjugation?

37. Disconnect

38. To be regarded 'as' or not 'as'

39. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?

40. Preposition after verb 'to credit'

41. To+verb: verb can be in which tense?

42. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning

43. 'Fewer' and 'number' refer to ...and answer the question...