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POWERPREP® Practice Tests: Preparation for the Computer-delivered GRE® General Test

Use the POWERPREP® practice tests to help you prepare for the computer-delivered GRE® General Test. The practice tests are designed to help you:

  • Understand what's being tested
  • Gain familiarity with the various question types
  • Become familiar with the testing tools, including the on-screen calculator
  • Practice your test-taking strategies, such as time management, by taking a test under timed conditions
  • Understand scoring

Three powerful tools to meet your preparation needs. Use one or all three!

  • POWERPREP Test Preview Tool
    • Contains information to help familiarize you with the question types, test features and help tools that are available during the actual GRE General Test. This free tool can be found in the “My Test Preparation and Services” section of your ETS Account. Log in to Your ETS Account to preview the test

  • POWERPREP Online
    • Two free practice tests that simulate the actual test and include the test-taker friendly design features you’ll encounter on test day, like moving back and forth between questions, changing answers within a section and the on-screen calculator. POWERPREP Online also provides the following accommodations: extended time, extra breaks, screen magnification, selectable colors, and screen reader and refreshable braille compatibility.

      Learn more about the accommodations offered in the POWERPREP practice tests or access POWERPREP® Online now

    • Two official practice tests (sold separately), each containing a different set of never-before-published real test questions, simulate the computer-delivered test experience and provide scores within minutes for all three measures, explanations for correct answers, a score report that summarizes your performance, and more! POWERPREP PLUS Online also provides the following accommodations: extended time, extra breaks, screen magnification and selectable colors.

      Learn more about the accommodations offered in the POWERPREP practice tests or Purchase POWERPREP PLUS® Online now

Use the table below to determine which product is best for you:

FeaturesPOWERPREP® Test Preview ToolPOWERPREP® OnlinePOWERPREP PLUS® Online
  • Two Analytical Writing tasks
  • Seven Verbal Reasoning questions
  • 11 Quantitative Reasoning questions
  • Two full-length timed tests
  • Option to take Practice Test 1 under untimed conditions¹
Two never-before-published full-length timed practice tests (each sold separately)
Scores   Scores on the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning measures Scores within minutes on all three measures of the test: Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning and Analytical Writing
Score report  
Correct answers Answer key for Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning questions only.
Explanations for correct answers    
Scored sample Analytical Writing responses and reader commentary  
Difficulty level for each question    
Problem-solving strategies used to determine correct answers in Quantitative Reasoning measure    

1 Users taking POWERPREP Online Practice Test 1 under untimed conditions will not receive scores on the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning measures.

System Requirements

To successfully launch the POWERPREP practice tests, your device must meet the specified System Requirements.

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