What is the GRE?


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Name the three sections of the GRE:

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1. On the GRE, the Quantitative Reasoning section tests…

2. How many essays will you write on the GRE?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Familiarizing yourself with the structure of the GRE is a crucial part of the test-preparation process. This quiz and worksheet combination will test you on the basic outline of the exam and other vital information.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • Where students take the test
  • What types of schools require these test scores
  • How many essays must be written during this exam
  • The three portions of the GRE

Skills Practiced

Be prepared to utilize the following study skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the GRE
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how many essays are required on this test
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the test-taking procedure

Additional Learning

Develop your understanding of the GRE by reviewing the related lesson, What is the GRE? This lesson will address the following objectives:

  • Learn about the basics of the GRE revised General Test
  • Review the test content
  • Determine what the GRE is a requirement for
  • Analyze the skills tested in the GRE