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GMAT Critical Reasoning – How Did You Reach That Conclusion?

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Following the post on assumptions, there is another aspect of the critical reasoning portion of the GMAT I will discuss today: Conclusions. What is a conclusion? The dictionary says that a conclusion is a proposition concluded or inferred from the premises of an argument. So that doesn’t tell us anything at all, but basically what it means is that a …

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GMAT Critical Reasoning – Read Through The BS

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Assumptions are one of the most important parts of the critical reasoning section on the GMAT. But what really are assumptions? In a nutshell, assumptions are things taken for granted. We take many things for granted in life, more than we realize. For example: Anish says there are 25 girls at the bar in Buenos Aires. By believing him, I …