The GRE math section evaluates your skills in understanding the basic concepts of arithmetic,
algebra and geometry. You will also be tested for your ability to reason quantitatively and to
solve problems related to quantitative analysis. All the questions asked in the GRE math section
are based on multiple-choice answers. The GRE math section consists of three main types of
questions. These are the quantitative comparisons, problem solving questions, and data
interpretation questions.
Preparing for the GRE Math Section
Most of the students taking the GRE develop cold feet at the mention of the GRE math section.
The reason behind this is lack of confidence in the knowledge of the fundamentals of math. The
GRE math section can be tackled easily if one is aware of the exact format of the questions that
will be asked. The key to succeeding in the GRE math section is loads and loads of practice in
solving problems specific to the GRE math section.
You can prepare yourself for the GRE math section by carrying out extensive review of the
content tested by the GRE math section in addition to thorough practice and utilization of
strategies and tactics for solving the problems. You will find numerous websites and study books
that offer you a variety of sample questions aimed at providing you practice in solving problems
specific to the GRE math section. The official website of GRE,
contains a number
of free sample questions as well as a wide variety of prep material that is available for a nominal
cost. Include a number of practice tests in your GRE preparation schedule. The more practice
problems you solve, the more comfortable you will be at the time of taking the actual test.

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The application procedure to be followed when applying to Universities
in the US involves a number of steps. Listed below are some of the
most important things you need to be aware of when applying for
University study.
1. Passport
: A valid passport serves as a primary means of identification to gain admission
to your test centre. If you don't have a passport then apply for one as soon as possible, as
you cannot appear for the GRE without it.
2. GRE Registration
: Register for the GRE at least three months in advance to be assured
of obtaining your preferred testing date.
3. TOEFL Registration
: International students who haven't studied in a country where
English is the primary language, have to appear for the Test Of English as a Foreign
Language (TOEFL) in addition to the GRE. Find out about the TOEFL by visiting
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4. Preparation
: Preparation for the GRE should begin at least six months
before you plan to appear for the exam. Check out what study material is
available to help you prepare for the GRE by visiting the
Books & Software
section.
5. GRE
: You are expected to arrive at your test centre at least 30 minutes before the
scheduled start of your exam. You are expected to bring the following items with you to the
test centre :
Acceptable Identification (Passport + Driving License/College Id Card)
Names of 4 Colleges to which you want ETS to send your scores

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- Fall '15
- Dr.SMajumdar
- Graduate Record Examination, GRE General Test, gre math section