### How to Create Fantastic GRE Quant Flashcards

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A great flashcard is more than just a memory tool. It can also help you overcome that “not sure what to do next” feeling on test day. Here’s how to get the most out of every flashcard you create.

You don’t need to memorize that many facts to conquer GRE Quant. You should know the basic geometry facts and formulas, the definitions of math terms such as *integer* and *quartile*, and the first few primes and perfect squares. GRE Quant flashcards are a great way to drill yourself on those facts! But you can also use them for much more than just facts. Read more

### GRE Math for People Who Hate Math: Right Triangles

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Geometry is one of the most polarizing topics on the GRE. If you think it’s great, this article isn’t for you! This set of tips and tricks is for those of us who would rather have a root canal than calculate the length of a hypotenuse.

Check out this Quantitative Comparison problem: Read more

### Hack GRE Vocab: Use Spaced Repetition to Get Maximum Results with Minimum Time Investment

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Your time is a limited commodity. Studying GRE vocab can be tedious and time-consuming, and worst of all…inefficient. Read more

### GRE Percentage Problems – Part 2: Percent Increase and Percent Decrease

If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ve probably read our article on how to handle GRE percentage problems. That article teaches you an ultra-simple approach for “percent of” Quant problems — that is, problems like the following:

*xy* is 20% of *z*. In terms of *y*, what **percent of** *x* is *z*? Read more

### GRE Math for People Who Hate Math: Data Interpretation

Math is unavoidable on the Quantitative sections of the GRE. But it isn’t *all *about math. By leveraging your strengths — and learning just a couple of ultra-simple math rules — you can gain the advantage over certain Quant problem types, even if you’re more of a Verbal person. Here’s how to apply that idea to Data Interpretation. Read more

### Answer Any Weighted Average Problem in One Minute or Less

**A group consists of both men and women. The average (arithmetic mean) height of the women is 66 inches, and the average (arithmetic mean) height of the men is 72 inches. If the average (arithmetic mean) height of all the people in the group is 70 inches, what is the ratio of women to men in the group?** Read more