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GMAT Reading Comprehension

Instructions:
  • Answer 43 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. 'Distinguish red ... green' 'distinguish .... red ... green






2. 'Not only' is always followed by






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






4. 'Like' or 'unlike' triggers






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






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






7. Preposition after 'to be considered'






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






9. Argument Essay Paragraph 2






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






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






12. Strategy for Sentence Correction






13. Limiting Words






14. What is the evidence in Critical Reasoning questions?






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






16. Reading Comprehension Inference questions






17. Argument Essay Para 4






18. Strategy for Critical Reasoning questions






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






20. Preposition after 'to be modelled'






21. Causation/correlation






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






23. Typical pronouns that cause trouble






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






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






26. Recoil






27. Appeal to authority






28. Strategy for Reading Comprehension






29. Disconnect






30. Answer choices with word 'being'...






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






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






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






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






35. Confusion of absolute numbers and percentages






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






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






38. Typical wrong answers in Critical Reasoning






39. Preposition after verb 'to credit'






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






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






42. Argument Essay Para 3






43. Argument Essay Paragraph 1