Prepare for the GRE® revised General Test

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Samples Questions, Tips and More

View general advice, sample questions with rationales, scoring guides and tips for answering question types to become familiar with each of the test sections:

POWERPREP® II, Version 2.2 Software: Preparation for the Computer-delivered GRE revised General Test

In addition to the sample questions, strategies and tips available here on this site, this free software also includes two full-length practice tests. These timed tests simulate the test taking experience, including the test-taker friendly design features like moving back and forth and changing answers within a section, as well as the on-screen calculator. POWERPREP II, version 2.2 is Mac® and PC-compatible.
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Practice Book for the Paper-based GRE® revised General Test, Second Edition

Download this publication for a simulated test-taking experience of the paper-delivered GRE revised General Test. You'll get the following: one full-length paper-delivered test, test-taking strategies, sample Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning questions with explanations, sample Analytical Writing topics, scored Analytical Writing responses and reader commentary and information on how the test is scored.
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Math Review

A great refresher on your basic math skills, this free 100-page review covers the concepts you may see when you take the GRE revised General Test. Math Review includes definitions, properties, examples and a set of exercises with answers at the end of each section. This material is also available in the POWERPREP II, Version 2.2 software.
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Math Conventions

Learn more about mathematical assumptions particular to the GRE revised General Test. Includes notation and terminology as well as guidelines for interpreting and using information given in test questions. This material is also available in the POWERPREP II, Version 2.2 software.
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GRE® Success Starter Video Series

Doing your best on the GRE revised General Test is easier with these expert overviews designed to jumpstart your test prep. These short videos give you a solid review of the three test measures, a helpful tour of the test-taker friendly design features, valuable test-taking tips and strategies and so much more.
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The Official Guide to the GRE® revised General Test, Second Edition

From the maker of the GRE revised General Test, the second edition of our official test prep book — which includes a copy of the POWERPREP II, Version 2.2 Software CD — includes four complete practice tests (two in the book and two on CD), hundreds of authentic test questions, explanations for many answers, test-taking strategies, sample essay responses with reader commentary and more. Available in print or eBook versions. POWERPREP II, version 2.2 is Mac- and PC-compatible.
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Mobile App! Official GRE® Guide

The Official GRE® Guide app is the only GRE app direct from the test maker. Featuring the authentic test questions with answers and explanations plus more from The Official Guide to the GRE revised General Test, Second Edition, this app lets you bring the test experts with you wherever you go!
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NEW! Official GRE® Verbal Reasoning Practice Questions, Volume One

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NEW! Official GRE® Quantitative Reasoning Practice Questions, Volume One

Get ready with 150 REAL GRE® Quantitative Reasoning questions — direct from the test maker! This guide provides 150 never-before-published quantitative reasoning questions with complete explanations and valuable hints and tips. It also includes a review of the math topics likely to appear on the test.
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