To earn a good score in Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), you need thorough preparation with the help of the most recommended books. Here are some suggestions for top GRE study materials that you can consider for your preparation.
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List of important books for GRE preparation
Top scores in GRE will help you get admission to the best graduate school for a master’s or PhD program. The books mentioned below are considered the best GRE study materials.
Official GRE Super Power Pack, Second Edition
Publisher: Mcgraw Hill
Price: INR 2,870
Author: Educational Testing Service
The three-book series comprises “The Official Guide to the GRE General Test, Third Edition”, “Official GRE Quantitative Reasoning Practice Questions, Volume 1, Second Edition,” and “Official GRE Verbal Reasoning Practice Questions Volume 1, Second Edition”. Students will get four GRE tests and additional GRE practice questions in these books. The practice questions you find here come with explanations.
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GRE Complete 2021
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
Price: INR 5,299 (approximately)
Author: Kaplan Test Prep
If you are going to make a master study plan, this bundle is for you. You will get a total of three books, namely “GRE Prep Plus 2021”, “GRE Math Workbook” and “GRE Verbal Workbook”. You will get test-day strategies and tips for scoring well on your first attempt. With the help of this guide, access to the online practice material is also provided.
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Princeton Review GRE Premium Prep, 2021
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Price: INR 1,050
Author: Princeton Review
The book contains four computer-based practice tests for a real-time assessment. Techniques for success and a thorough content review are also included.
Manhattan Prep GRE Strategy Guides
Publisher: Manhattan Prep Publishing
Price: INR 13,155
Author: Manhattan Prep
A total of eight books or guides come with strategies that will help you score high in your exam. These books are:
- The Algebra GRE Strategy Guide
- The Number Properties GRE Strategy Guide
- The Fractions, Decimals, & Percents GRE Strategy Guide
- The Text Completion & Sentence Equivalence GRE Strategy Guide
- The Geometry GRE Strategy Guide
- The Word Problems GRE Strategy Guide
- The Reading Comprehension & Essays GRE Strategy Guide
- The Quantitative Comparisons & Data Interpretation GRE Strategy Guide
The purchase of this set allows one year of access to six Manhattan GRE’s practice sets online.
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Manhattan Prep 5 lb. Series, Third Edition
Publisher: Manhattan Prep
Price: INR 1,008
Author: Manhattan Prep
It is one of the best GRE study materials and contains more than 1,800 practice problems. With the help of this book, you can prepare for each section of the GRE. The book has up-to-date test content along with online resources.
Mometrix GRE Prep 2021 and 2022, Fifth Edition
Publisher: Mometrix Test Preparation
Price: INR 1,489
Author: Mometrix Test Preparation
You will get over 650 practice questions along with their explanations in this book. You can also find chapters that are dedicated to every type of GRE question. You can also personalize your study plan with an individual performance summary that you find in this book.
1,027 GRE Practice Questions, Fifth Edition: GRE Prep for an Excellent Score
Publisher: Princeton Review
Price: INR 1,891
Author: Princeton Review
With several practice questions, you will get familiar with each GRE section before the exam. You will get a full-length practice exam in the book to understand the extent of your preparation. The other content of the book includes 73 extra verbal, math, and essay questions.
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Essential Words for the GRE, Fourth Edition
Publisher: New Age International
Price: INR 968
Author: Philip Geer
If you want to improve your vocabulary and definitions of 800 graduate-level words, this is the right book for you. At the beginning of the book, you will find a pre-test, and, in conclusion, there is a post-test. These will help you have a better understanding of where you are in your preparation.
GRE Analytical Writing: Solutions to Real Essay Topics Book by Vibrant
Publisher: Vibrant Publishers
Price: INR 2,690
Author: Vibrant Publishers
It is one of the best books for essay writing practice. You can find 145 samples of essays in this book. You can also find detailed guidelines on essay writing. You can train yourself using this book to avoid mistakes during the test.
GRE Prep, 2021 and 2022: GRE Study Book 2021 and 2022 with Practice Test Questions for the Graduate Record Examination [10th Edition]
Publisher: TPB Publishing
Price: INR 1,627
Author: TPB Publishing
In this book, you will find practice test questions, expert test-taking strategies, and explanations of answers in detail. The book helps students brush up on several types of questions, from data analysis and arithmetic to reading comprehension and verbal reasoning.
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GRE Prep by Magoosh
Publisher: RTC Publishing
Price: INR 1,415
Author: Magoosh, Chris Lele, Mike McGarry
It is a prep book with 130 practice questions, tips on each GRE section, and a complete practice test. The book also has video explanations.
The above-mentioned GRE study materials are helpful if you are engaged in self-study or coaching to crack the test. With their help, taking the test will feel less stressful, and you can easily tackle the GRE questions and achieve your study abroad goal with ease.