Cracking the GRE with 4 Practice Tests, 2017 Edition (Graduate School Test Preparation) 2017 ed.th Edition
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The biggest problem that I have with this book isn't even its mediocrity... it's that it CLAIMS to be the only solution you need for your highest score. Unfortunately for you, that claim is b.s. The GRE can't be "cracked".
The Princeton Review sells books by telling you the GRE is a silly test that "just tests your ability to take the GRE". This is pandering, and if you believe it, you might not build the foundational skills you need to do well. Vocab. Writing ability. Reading ability. Math mastery. These skills can't be circumvented by tips and tricks from a test-prep book.
Though this book does have decent techniques, they're not very robust, and are often difficult to use on complex real ETS GRE questions.
What you should, in my opinion, use for your highest score is:
1. Official GRE Super Power Pack - the best practice material is always that written by the test publisher (for realism).
2. A math concept book (my favorite is CliffsNotes Math Review for Standardized Tests, 2nd Edition (CliffsTestPrep))
3. Another source of practice tests (I like Manhattan Prep's)
In my study plans, you'll find all my GRE prep recommendations.
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The book promises 4 full-length practice GRE exams (2 online and 2 in the book), the product description says this and so does the book's front and back covers. However, when I followed the instructions and registered my book online, I did not find any free online GRE exam. I have spoken to the tech support at length and they kept trying to dodge the issue of free tests being available upon registration of the book.
If you wish to access these tests you need to complete a payment of $4.99 (which will be more than 500 rupees if you are paying in INR).
The publication needs to be transparent about this fact instead of saying that the online tests are free.