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new gre general test in 2006?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Brad Barker, Jul 24, 2005.


  1. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    you may have heard that the SAT that we all knew and loved ( :eyebrow: -- actually, i kinda liked it :( ) changed earlier this year. no more quantitative comparisons, no more analogies, more reading, a new writing section, etc.

    well, it looks like the college board and ets want to make similar changes to the gre:

    http://www.gre.org/grechanges.html

    there goes my strategy of getting it out of the way in my second year... :meh:

    i guess it's a welcome change, since those words in the friggin' analogies section are re-damn-diculous. :mad:

    (for instance, looking at around 10 practice questions each in analogies, antonyms, and sentence completion, i got 45% correct on anologies, 92% on antonyms, and 100% on sentence completion. things that make ya go " :confused: ")

    anyway, just givin' ya the heads up now. :hyper: