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# GMAT Algebraic Translations

## Lesson Overview

Having trouble with GMAT word problems? In this video, we’ll cover powerful techniques to successfully tackle GMAT questions. We’ll provide you with a step-by-step method for turning wordy questions into algebra, and we’ll cover common mistakes students make when tackling word problems. We’ll cover how to identify unknowns, how to assign variables, and, importantly, how to find words and phrases in the question that lend themselves to creating an algebraic equation.

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