GRE New Test 2011 Sample questions, Powerprep II, Practice Book, Test
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ETS released more material for preparing for New GRE Revised General Test 2011. The new pattern is much different from the current GRE pattern. For side by side comparison, check GRE Old vs New 2011 Comparison. ETS has also put in significant advertisement efforts for the 50% discount of GRE test if taken between Aug 1 and Sep 30, 2011. Here is a brief summary of the GRE preparation Material released.
Download New Material Released by ETS for GRE Revised General Test 2011 :
ETS says, they are providing all the test taking material and revised GRE general test taking experience software one year in advance so that students can prepare well and be geared up for the new test.
Powerprep II for GRE 2011:
New PowerPrep Software called “Powerprep II” is released by ETS to practice the new GRE revised 2011 test pattern. The software is available from their site and here is a direct link below. It is an exe file and just Click and install version for windows. The Powerprep II file is around 48.5 MB, so be prepared if you have slow internet connection.
You can also check out the Frequently asked questions about Poweprep II
Practice Book for the Paper-Based GRE Revised General Test 2011
If you plan to take the paper based test, they have also given a sample practice book. The practice book is 112 page document and has a sample exam with solutions and guide to scores with old and new pattern ranges. It also has guidelines to prepare for the test and sample questions. It is highly recommended to print out the document and prepare even if you are taking computer based test. The information is available from ETS site and below is a direct link. The file is about 2.5 MB and be prepared if you have slow internet speed.
You may also check out the article : 10 things about New GRE 2011
GRE 2011 Pattern Math Review & Conventions :
ETS also released material for Quantitative reasoning section with Mathematical skills and concepts required to take the test. The file is 1MB and 102 Pages. It has concepts of Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry and Data Analysis. You can download from ETS site using the direct links below.
Also, ETS have published Math Conventions mathematical that are used in the new pattern. It includes the notations and terminology used in the New Quantitative reasoning. It is a 11 page file and 150 Kb file.
Reference : All the information is summarized from ETS GRE website