# Quantitative Section

#### The Quantitative section measures your ability to analyze data and draw conclusions using reasoning skills. The mathematics needed to understand and solve the questions in this section of the GMAT exam is no greater than what is generally taught in secondary school classes.

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### Don't Fear the Quantitative Section

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### Sample Problem Solving Question

Problem solving questions measure your ability to solve numerical problems, interpret graphical data, and evaluate information.

### Sample Data Sufficiency Question

Data sufficiency questions measure your ability to analyze a problem, recognize relevant information, and decide if you have enough information to solve the problem.

### No Need to Fear the Quant Section

The math skills required to answer the questions in the Quantitative section are no greater than what is generally taught in secondary school classes.

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If you plan to take the GMAT exam again to improve your score, use your knowledge and experience from the previous attempt to focus your attention on the areas that need the most improvement.

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Data sufficiency questions measure your ability to analyze a problem, recognize relevant information, and decide if you have enough information to solve the problem.

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