A reliable indicator of candidate proficiency
in critical thinking and analytical writing
Graduate schools are now able to receive valuable information that can
be factored into admissions decisions: applicants’ scores on the
GRE Writing Assessment. Since October 1999, examinees have had
the opportunity to demonstrate, in a controlled testing situation, the
kinds of high-level thinking and writing skills generally recognized
as essential for success in many graduate programs.
The “Present Your Perspective on an Issue” section of the test assesses your ability to think critically
about a topic of general interest and to clearly express your thoughts about it in writing. Each topic,
presented in quotation marks, makes a claim about an issue that test takers can discuss from various
perspectives and apply to many different situations or conditions. Your task is to present a compelling
case for your own position on the issue. The best approach to this task is read the topic carefully.
The analytical writing section is a new section of the GRE General Test introduced beginning in Octorber 2002 that tests your critical thinking and analytical writing skills. It assesses your ability to articulate and support complex ideas, analyze an argument, and sustain a focused and coherent discussion...
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GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is a test and evaluation to help universities, organizations sponsoring scholarships properly assess the capacity of the candidates when applying for graduate study in America. GRE test candidates on three basic capabilities as the language (Verbal), mathematics (Math) and writing (Analytical Writing).
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