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These are survey responses from actual Magoosh students after they took the GRE.

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Oct 14, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 320
What was your math score? 162
What was your verbal score? 158
How did Magoosh help you?
Video explanations for everything! Loved it. Lots of practice problems and timed tests with different setting options.
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Oct 13, 2015

Score Improvement: +9 points
What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 326
What was your math score? 167
What was your verbal score? 159
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 164
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 153
How did Magoosh help you?
Magoosh really prepared me for the real test! Magoosh rocks!
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Oct 13, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 332
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 162
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 330
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 164
How did Magoosh help you?
Videos and practice sets were well designed. Very effective and I found actual GRE questions much easier than those of magoosh!
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Oct 13, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 328
What was your math score? 162
What was your verbal score? 166
How did Magoosh help you?
Gave me extra practice, helped me focus on my weaker areas
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Oct 13, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 337
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 167
How did Magoosh help you?
I used the flashcard apps extensively, practiced almost exclusively using your practice questions, and eventually got a great score!
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Oct 13, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 335
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 165
How did Magoosh help you?
Vocabulary, especially sentence completion.
I think Magoosh questions in Verbal sections are harder than in the actual test. So when I become pretty comfortable answering your questions, I feel much more confident when I'm taking the actual test.
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Oct 13, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 329
What was your math score? 169
What was your verbal score? 160
How did Magoosh help you?
I believe using magoosh has improved my score by 10 points each on both the sections. Magoosh has all the material required for a solid gre prep. and their study plans help a lot too. Most important- give as many tests as possible..my quant score increase by atleast 5 by giving lots of mock tests.

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Oct 12, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 321
What was your math score? 155
What was your verbal score? 165
How did Magoosh help you?
The Magoosh prep program was clear, concise and complete. I work full time so don't have a lot of time to set aside for in-person coursework. Happily, the Magoosh materials enabled me to easily fit studying into my work breaks and evenings. It provides a manageable way to study for someone who is really busy. The materials were also more difficult than the actual GRE, which made taking the test a pleasant surprise. I ended up scoring higher than I did on any practice test, and this was despite multiple interruptions and loud noises during the exam. I'm so happy I chose Magoosh instead of the overpriced in-person courses.
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Oct 12, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 324
What was your math score? 167
What was your verbal score? 157
How did Magoosh help you?
In all aspects
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Oct 12, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 320
What was your math score? 165
What was your verbal score? 155
How did Magoosh help you?
It helped me a lot. Without preparation I had given an official GRE mock in which I scored 308. In one and half month preparation, I touched 325 in the official GRE mock. I did some silly things (time management) and dropped to 320 in the actual GRE. But still I'm sure I could not get past 325 considering how tricky I felt the exam was. Thank you Magoosh for this quick preparation.
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Oct 11, 2015

Score Improvement: +11 points
What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 320
What was your math score? 155
What was your verbal score? 165
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 151
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 158
How did Magoosh help you?
Magoosh helped me see the logic behind the GRE questions. I felt much more confident answering both verbal and quantitative questions because I had a better sense of how to problem solve creatively. I truly struggle with math so the video tutorials, tips, and tricks helped me immensely.
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Oct 11, 2015

Score Improvement: +6 points
What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 321
What was your math score? 156
What was your verbal score? 165
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 154
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 161
How did Magoosh help you?
I mostly used the math tutorials and questions. I found mike's videos extremely helpful and found that he explained things very well and in a way that I understood. Magoosh helped me a lot with developing number sense.
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Oct 11, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 320
What was your math score? 163
What was your verbal score? 157
How did Magoosh help you?
very thorough
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Oct 11, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 324
What was your math score? 167
What was your verbal score? 157
How did Magoosh help you?
Very interesting way of teaching math and great insights were provided in verbal lectures.

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Oct 11, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 322
What was your math score? 157
What was your verbal score? 165
How did Magoosh help you?
Magoosh was incredibly helpful! The video tutorials were fantastic, and it was easy to be able to work at my own pace. Definitely the best test prep experience I have had. Thank you to the Magoosh team!
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Oct 11, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 330
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 160
How did Magoosh help you?
My actual score matched my target score, and it is only because I have studied the flash cards and taken practice quizzes on Magoosh. Thank you so much!
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Oct 11, 2015

Score Improvement: +7 points
What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 330
What was your math score? 164
What was your verbal score? 166
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 158/158
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 165/167
How did Magoosh help you?
The timed math practice problems made a huge difference for me. I had taken the GRE twice before with considerable practice in between, and my math score didn't change. Before my third test, I did as many of the Magoosh math practice problems I had time to do. After doing that many difficult timed problems and watching videos for any consistent issues I was having, during the test I approached the quant problems a lot more calmly and quickly than I had on previous tests. I was elated when I saw my quant score increased 6 points!
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Oct 11, 2015

Score Improvement: +4 points
What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 324
What was your math score? 154
What was your verbal score? 170
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 155
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 165
How did Magoosh help you?
GRE practice questions helped me get a feel for the exam so I was fully prepared on the day
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Oct 10, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 331
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 161
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous math score? 319
If you took the GRE before, what was your previous verbal score? 159
How did Magoosh help you?
Magoosh was the most user-friendly material that I used in preparing for the GRE. I loved the flexibility of creating my own practices, read or listen to explanation of questions, etc.
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Oct 10, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 326
What was your math score? 160
What was your verbal score? 166
How did Magoosh help you?
It helped me refresh concepts from high school math that I had not used for a long time and organized them in a logical way.
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Oct 10, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 321
What was your math score? 166
What was your verbal score? 155
How did Magoosh help you?
Magoosh helped me improve my score by an overall of 6-7 marks.

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Oct 10, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 320
What was your math score? 162
What was your verbal score? 158
How did Magoosh help you?
Strategies. Knowing how the test is constructed and what each section is trying to test you on.
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Oct 9, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 330
What was your math score? 170
What was your verbal score? 160
How did Magoosh help you?
The vocabulary list and the practice questions are all very helpful!
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Oct 9, 2015

What was your overall score on the actual GRE? 321
What was your math score? 164
What was your verbal score? 157
How did Magoosh help you?
I used only Magoosh to prepare, and admit that I was not very regular; though did most of the questions. Having something online, all the time was really helpful. Thanks Magoosh!!