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GMAT Reading Comprehension Questions Types

To crack GMAT Reading comprehension questions you have to understand the important Reading comprehension question types that would be tested.There are 6 important question types for Reading Comprehension.

1. Main Idea

"Which of the following best states the central idea of the passage?"
 "Which of the following most accurately states the main idea of the passage?"
 "Which of the following is the principal topic of the passage?"
 "The main topic of the passage is...."

2. Primary Purpose

 "The primary purpose of this passage is to..."
 "The primary purpose of the passage as a whole is to..."
 "The primary focus of this passage is on which of the following?"
 "The main concern of the passage is to..."
 "In the passage, the author is primarily interested in...."
 "The passage is chiefly concerned with..."

3.Title Questions

"Which of the following titles best summarizes the passage as a whole?"

4. Specific Detail or Target questions


"According to the passage,...."
"The passage states that ...."

5. Inference or Assumption Questions

 "It can be inferred that the author makes which of the following assumptions?"
 "Which is an assumption underlying the last sentence of the passage?"
 "Which of the following, if true, would most strengthen the hypothesis mentioned in lines 17-19?"
"With which of the following statements regarding chaos theory would the author be most likely to agree?"

6. Attitude or Tone Questions

"The author's attitude towards Morgan's theory could best be described as one of ..."

7. Organization of the passage questions

"Which of the following best describes the organization of the passage?"
 "Which of the following best describes the organization of the first paragraph of       the passage?"
"One function of the third paragraph is to...."

Recommended Books

1)
The Official Guide for GMAT Review, 12th Edition

2) Reading Comprehension GMAT Strategy Guide 7, Fourth Edition (Manhattan GMAT the new standard)

3) Kaplan GMAT Verbal Workbook

Essential GMAT Reading Comprehension Guide (2019 Edition)


Chapters

Collecting and Interpreting Facts: GMAT Reading Comprehension    
Effective Note-taking for GMAT Reading Comprehension    
5 Questions to Speed up Summary Creation    
Mastering GMAT Reading Comprehension: 3 Best Practices    
How to Remember Information    
How to improve comprehension by Questioning the Author    
How to Read Faster    
How to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Title question
How to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Main Idea Question    
How to Answer GMAT Reading comprehension inference question    
How to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Purpose Question    
How to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Detail Question    
How to Answer the GMAT organization of passage Question    
How to Improve GMAT Reading Comprehension Score?    
Question #1: Protein-Rich Diet    
Question #2: Pregnant Women and Stress Management    
Question #3: F Losing Momentum    
Question #4: Conservatives and Automation    
Question #5: Collaboration, Team size and Performance    
Question #6: Effective Altruism    
Question #7: Loneliness Epidemic    
Question #8: Space Exploration    
Question #9: Lab-Grown Meat    
Question #10: Minimum Wage in the US    
Question #11: AI and Creativity    
Question #12: Bias Against Healthcare in Developing Economies    
Question #13: Legacy Admissions    
Question #14: Plastic Ban and alternatives    
Question #15: Underestimating Homo Sapiens    
Question #16: Conspiracy Theories    
Question #17: Relative Poverty    
Question #18: Why Paintings are expensive    
Question #19: US Obesity Epidemics    
Question #20: The Future of Advertising    
Question #21: Breaking Large Companies    
Question #22: Helicopter Parenting    
Question #23: Future of Democracy    
Question #24: Technology and Global Citizenship    

Question #25: Morality and Investment   

Answers: 157 to 294

Pages: 295

Questions: 100+


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Essential GMAT Reading Comprehension Guide


After reading F1GMAT’s Essential GMAT Reading Comprehension Guide, you will:

1. Complete GMAT RC Questions in less than 1 minute and 50 seconds
2. Read Faster
3. Take Notes Effectively
4. Collect and Interpret Facts
5. Speed up Summary Creation
6. Remember Information
7. Question the Author   
8. Learn to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Title question   
9. Learn to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Main Idea Question   

10.Learn to Answer GMAT Reading comprehension Inference question

11. Learn to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Detail Question   

12. Learn to Answer GMAT Reading Comprehension Purpose Question
12. Learn to Answer GMAT organization of passage Question
13. Learn to identify the style/tone or attitude of the author

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Mastering GMAT Critical Reasoning



After you read F1GMAT’s Mastering GMAT Critical Reasoning Guide, you will learn:

How to overcome flawed thinking in GMAT Critical Reasoning?  


How to spot Inconsistencies in Arguments  

How to eliminate out of scope answer choices using Necessary and Sufficient Conditions  

How to Paraphrase GMAT Critical Reasoning Question  

How to Answer Assumption Question Type  

How to Answer Conclusion Question Type  

How to Answer Inference Question Type  

How to Answer Strengthen Question Type  

How to Answer Weaken Question Type  

How to Answer bold-faced and Summary Question Types  

How to Answer Parallel Reasoning Questions  

How to Answer the Fill in the Blanks Question


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