Gmat is changing on 5th june 2012… Are you ready?

Today’s business world is rich in data and information. To succeed in business, one needs to analyze information from a variety of resources, and develop strategies and make decision based on that information. It is Integrated Reasoning and it’s very important to learn for a business executive.

Beginning from June 5, 2012, the GMAT exam will measure student’s ability to solve problems of Integrated Reasoning.

The new Integrated Reasoning section of the GMAT exam will contain 12 questions.

Section Format

This section will be multiple choice section.
The 30-minute Integrated Reasoning section will consist of 12 questions in four new formats.

4 types of questions will be part of integrated reasoning.

Graphics Interpretation: Interpret the graph or graphical image and select the option from a drop-down list to make the answer statements accurate.Need to analyze graphs.

Two-Part Analysis: Select one answer from each column to solve a problem with a two-part solution. Possible answers will be presented in a table with a column for each part.

Table Analysis: Sort the table to organize the data so you can determine whether certain conditions are met. Each question will have statements with opposing answers (e.g., yes/no, true/false, inferable/not inferable); select one answer for each statement.

Multi-Source Reasoning: Click on the page to reveal different data and discern which data you need to answer the question.

 

New GMAT FORMAT

GMAT exam will be of same time as 3 hours 30 Minutes as past.

Just analytical reasoning section will be now only 30 minutes which was of 60 minutes in past.

New integrated reasoning section will take 30 minutes of analytical reasoning section.

 

 

One thought on “Gmat is changing on 5th june 2012… Are you ready?”

  1. The Graduate Management Admission Test is a Standardized test that measures verbal, mathematical and analytical writing skills. It is intended to help the graduate schools of business assess the potential of applicants for advanced study in business and management.

    Nearly 900 management institutes all over the world (almost all of them in the US) require GMAT scores from each applicant. The GMAT tests the fundamental skills – Reasoning and Comprehension included – and does not require any subject-specific theoretical study.

    The test is designed in such a way that it would be unlike any other test you would have taken at school or college. First, the test has no question paper or answer sheets, nor does it have the same set of questions for all the examinees. Further, it does not give you the option of not answering a question (unless, of course, you run out of time at the end). All this because the GMAT is now an entirely Computer based test – the keyboard and mouse do the work of a pen or pencil. The test is scored out of 800 (in multiples of 10), and most scores fall in the range of 500-600. However, a score of even 800 is not unheard of!

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