CAIRO BOOKS's Description
The 18th edition of Barron's GRE test preparation manual offers prospective
graduate students intensive preparation for the Graduate Record Exam, as it is
currently administered. Although question types on the GRE are scheduled to
change substantially beginning August 1, 2011, students who opt to take the
test before August 1, will find the help they're looking for in this edition.
They will want to use Barron's GRE with CD-ROM, 18th edition, as their test
Opening chapters of the 18th edition provide a perspective on the current
exam with a GRE overview, advice on effective test-taking tactics, and a
diagnostic test to help students pinpoint their strengths and weaknesses.
Subsequent chapters review all GRE test areas and include practice exercises
for the following topics: antonym, analogy, and sentence-completion questions,
reading comprehension, vocabulary, analytical writing, discrete quantitative
questions, quantitative comparison questions, data interpretation questions,
and math. The math review includes questions in arithmetic, algebra, and
geometry. The manual's concluding section presents five full-length model exams
that reflect recent GREs in length, question types, and degree of difficulty.
All questions are answered and explained. The book comes with an enclosed
CD-ROM that presents two brand-new computer-adaptive model GREs. The
computer-adaptive tests (or CATs) simulate actual test-taking conditions, and
provide automatic scoring, as well as answers and explanations for all
For students who plan to take the GRE after July 31, 2011, the new 19th
edition of Barron's GRE with CD-ROM (978-1-4380-7078-0) will be available in
bookstores everywhere in June 2011.