# Ch 4: GMAT Quantitative Section: About the Quantitative Section

### About This Chapter

## GMAT Quantitative Section: About the Quantitative Section - Chapter Summary

Inside this chapter, you'll find straightforward and simple lessons that examine the main components of the GMAT's Quantitative section. You'll become familiar with the types of questions that appear on this section and review examples of quantitative data. Upon completion of this chapter, you should be equipped to:

- Know what the GMAT's Quantitative section will test you on
- Recognize the types of questions that appear on this section of the exam
- Define quantitative data

When you're finished with the lessons, try the accompanying self-assessment quizzes to practice answering quantitative data questions. Equipping yourself with this knowledge can help you build confidence and successfully prepare for the GMAT. Use any computer or mobile device to access the chapter material, and if you have any questions, simply submit them to our expert instructors online.

### 1. Overview of the Quantitative Section for GMAT

One of the sections of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is the quantitative section. In this lesson, you'll learn about the structure, timing, and nature of this section of the test.

### 2. GMAT Quantitative Section Question Types

This lesson will cover the Quantitative section of the GMAT and the two question types within that section: problem solving and data sufficiency. The lesson will also review overall formatting for this part of the exam.

### 3. What is Quantitative Data? - Definition & Examples

Watch this video lesson to find out the difference between saying you have seven apples and saying that those apples are delicious. You will learn about quantitative data and why it is useful.

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- Interpreting Data & Statistics
- Answering Data Sufficiency GMAT Questions
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- Test-Taking Strategies for the GMAT
- Critical Reasoning for Test-Taking
- Sentence Correction Techniques
- English Usage Conventions in Writing
- GMAT Test Flashcards