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Intro to Reading Comprehension

The essence of GMAT reading comprehension lessons is to equip test-takers with the ability to discern the structure, intent, and critical elements of passages, rather than attempting to memorize all details.
  • Understanding the structure and organization of GMAT passages is crucial for identifying important information and theories presented.
  • GMAT passages often feature multiple theories or viewpoints, supported by evidence, to explore a topic or issue.
  • Identifying the primary purpose of a passage and understanding the author's intention are key strategies for effective comprehension.
  • Structure words within the passages signal relationships between sentences and paragraphs, aiding in the understanding of the passage's flow and direction.
  • The ability to categorize information intelligently and recognize patterns within passages is essential for answering questions accurately.
Introduction to GMAT Passages
Understanding Passage Complexity
Key Ingredients of GMAT Passages
The Role of Structure Words