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

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 164
Verbal 167
Total Scored
331

I purchased a couple Manhattan Prep books, ETS's Official Guide, different phone apps, etc. yet I ended up using Magoosh's online application almost exclusively. I work full time and was only able to study after work and weekends. I was exhausted most nights after work before I even sat down to study... without the structure that Magoosh provides I would not have been able to be nearly as effective. I did not want to take the test more than once and my target was a 330. I scored a 331; what else can I say? Magoosh was literally a fraction of the price of the other paid resources. It has everything you need, trust me.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 167
Verbal 168
Total Scored
335

Magoosh helped keep me on track, at a much lower price point than other test prep systems. I followed the one-month plan, and was happy to do small pieces of prep each day. While I couldn't keep up the pace with a full-time job (as the guide warned me), I still believe Magoosh helped me a lot. I learned general strategies (number sense, not looking at the verbal answers without my own answer), a sense for timing, and most importantly, I always had a plan to follow so I couldn't second-guess myself.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 166
Verbal 157
Total Scored
323

The video lessons are almost comprehensive and offer useful techniques for mastering the GRE. I particularly enjoyed Chris's Verbal section videos. The practice questions Magoosh has are certainly way more challenging than the standard GRE questions, but definitely prepared me well for the Quant section. I also found the flashcards extremely helpful, particularly Chris's paper flashcards.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 168
Verbal 162
Total Scored
330

The two ebook pdf documents are amazing! And the fact that the layout of the practice tests are exactly identical to the actual test was very helpful.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 156 165 + 9
Verbal 152 155 + 3
Total 308 Scored
320

I needed something from which i could study at my own convenience. Magoosh gave me that. My high score in math is solely because of magoosh and in verbal i would have done better had i not missed some questions due to my speed.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 170 170
Verbal 155 159 + 4
Total 325 Scored
329

Math exercises helped me to be more careful and be more aware of the "traps" in the test. Besides, after dealing with so many exercises in Magoosh my speed in the verbal section has been improved a lot, and I am doing far more better in TC/SE than before.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 170
Verbal 159
Total Scored
329

It was specially useful in recognizing and solving the tricky questions in the Quantitative part of the exam. It also helped me recognizing the most common words for the Verbal part and practice with them before the exam.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 164
Verbal 160
Total Scored
324

A number of ways: suggesting where to get good articles to read, recommending reputable material, calibre of practice questions, pacing and the list goes on.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 156 161 + 5
Verbal 163 163
Total 319 Scored
324

I love that all the problems had video solutions, along with links to the relevant topics for further review.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 160 160
Verbal 159 162 + 3
Total 319 Scored
322

I enjoyed the assortment of study options and tools, and definitely appreciated the abundance of practice questions. I'm highly disappointed with my score (considering the programs I'm interested in and the amount of studying I did), but I can't say it was due to a shortcoming on Magoosh's part. I've just never been a consistently good test-taker.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 170 170
Verbal 157 160 + 3
Total 327 Scored
330

The verbal reasoning questions were really helpful. And they seems to be more difficult than the actual test.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 148
Verbal 168
Total Scored
327

Practice questions and videos are great. So are the flashcards.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 162
Verbal 160
Total Scored
322

Prepared me with exactly what I would be seeing on the test and left me with no surprises.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 169
Verbal 166
Total Scored
335

Magoosh's practice problems gave me the practice I needed to reach my target score. The level of difficulty of the problems included in the question banks prepared me well for the actual test. I also loved both the vocabulary and math flashcards and the fact that I could use them to study on the go. I found Magoosh to be a key driver behind my success on the exam.

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 158
Verbal 163
Total Scored
321

Magoosh had clearly organized material and extremely helpful video explanations for everything. The practice questions were a great way to prepare. I felt confident when taking the test and scored better than expected. Magoosh provided structure to my studying, which had originally seemed daunting.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 156
Verbal 164
Total Scored
320

Your video lessons really helped break down all the concepts required to do well on the GRE. The explanations provided were in an easy to understand format, particularly the math videos. The practice questions, while challenging at times, were clearly spot on given my score!

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 158
Verbal 168
Total Scored
326

The video lessons and practice questions were immensely helpful!

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 168
Verbal 162
Total Scored
330

Magoosh provided a simple, organized study plan, hundreds of challenging math and verbal questions.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 168
Verbal 163
Total Scored
331

Great help refreshing math skills that haven't been used in years and good strategy advice for verbal section.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 170
Verbal 170
Total Scored
340

Everything about Magoosh is top-notch. From the very basics to highly nuanced strategies for the most advanced content, all the pieces are available for those willing to put in the work. Highly recommended!

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Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 162
Verbal 162
Total Scored
324

I took the GRE in October 2015 and started studying Magoosh in early September 2015, when I had a firm grasp on the Verbal section but did not know how to factor an algebraic equation. The practice problems and teaching methods, particularly identifying formulaic components in the lessons' practice problems, were critical to my understanding of math in a way I had never previously had.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 161
Verbal 161
Total Scored
322

The instructional math videos were immensely helpful for me, as someone who hasn't taken a math class in 5+ years.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 147 159 + 12
Verbal 163 167 + 4
Total 310 Scored
326

Math review and math and verbal strategies on the test. Magoosh's score guarantee improved my incentive to study, though it turned out I didn't need it. Now my scores are in the range needed for the grad programs I want to apply for.

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 157 162 + 5
Verbal 169 170 + 1
Total 326 Scored
332

Math and essay section video contained great tips and strategies. Practice questions help me gain speed and confidence. I also liked the math and verbal flash card apps

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math I had not taken the GRE before 170
Verbal 162
Total Scored
332

good questions and explanations

Before
Magoosh
After
Magoosh
Math 165 170 + 5
Verbal 156 157 + 1
Total 321 Scored
327

It has a great many of questions with different levels and each question is followed by a very clear explanation. I can review those incorrect and flag questions easily. The video lessons are also very helpful.

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