GRE Answers to the Real Essay Questions

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Peterson's, 2009 - Study Aids - 329 pages
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With just a few minutes to analyze, organize, outline, and compose your essay responses, you need all the preparation you can get before test day. GRE Answers to the Real Essay Questions provides sample responses from more than 200 actual GRE essay questions, along with a comprehensive review of what test graders expect from your writing.
 

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Contents

The Argument Writing Task
19
DOsand DONTs for Writing Style
35
Evaluating Your Practice Essays
43
Making the Most of the Time You Have to Prepare for the GRE Essays
59
Answers That Express Qualified Agreement with an Issue Statement
71
Answers That Express a Balanced Perspective on the Issue
92
Answers That Apply an Issue Statement Separately to Two
105
Answers That Respond Convincingly to Counterarguments
123
Answers That Reject an Issue Statement Because It Defies Sense or Logic
188
ANsWERs TO ThE REAl GRE ARGumENT QuEsTiONs
197
Answers to Arguments That Rely on Doubtful CauseandEffect Relationships
212
Answers to Arguments That Assume All Group Members Share
228
Answers to Arguments Based On Dubious Statistical Reports or Surveys
244
Answers to Arguments That Ignore Possible Changes Over Time
259
Answers to Arguments That Propose Unnecessary or Insufficient Preconditions
273
Answers to Arguments That Demonstrate Other Reasoning Problems
289

Answers to Issue Statements That Make Sense Only to a Limited Extent
141
Answers to Issue Statements That Contain Dual Claims or Raise More
162
Answers to Issue Statements That Can Be Interpreted in More Than One Way
177
About the Author
329
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About the author (2009)

Mark Alan Stewart is an attorney and a preeminent authority and top-selling author on the subject of graduate-level entrance exams. Mr. Stewart served as consultant to schools in the University of California and California State University systems in graduate-level entrance exam programs. His books on LSAT, GRE and GMAT preparation continue to be top sellers among aspiring law, business, and graduate students. His other Peterson’s titles for graduate-level admission include30 Days to the GMAT; GRE-LSAT Logic Workbook; GMAT Answers to the Real Essay Questions; GRE-LSAT-GMAT-MCAT Reading Comprehension Workbook; Words for Smart Test Takers; Math for Smart Test Takers;andPerfect Personal Statements—Law, Business, Medical, Graduate School.

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