Manhattan 5 LB Book of GRE Practice Problems Review (Video)

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Just before I left my home to the Airport to board the flight to India, UPS delivered this 5 lb Book of GRE Practice Problems book.

Watch the following video for 5 lb. Book of GRE Practice Problems Review. I had literally 2 minutes to record this video, edit and publish it to youtube.


5 lb Book of GRE Practice Problems is really is heavy and had several thousand GRE practice problems.

My guess is that you would need just this book for GRE practice problems.

Ranked #3 in Best GRE Books Tracker

About : 5 lb Book of GRE Practice Problems

Developed for students taking the Revised GRE General Test, the 5 lb. Book of GRE Practice Problems provides over 1,800 practice questions (more than any other book!) that include everything from beginner-level problems to over 200 of the toughest problems available anywhere.

Manhattan Prep’s 5 lb. Book of GRE Practice Problems is an essential resource for students of any level who are preparing for the Revised GRE General Exam. With 33 chapters and over 1,800 practice problems, students can build fundamental skills in math and verbal through targeted practice.

Plus, with easy-to-follow explanations and step-by-step applications, each question will help students cement their understanding of those concepts tested on the GRE.

Purchase of this book includes access to an online video introduction and to the Manhattan Prep Challenge Problem Archive.

Manhattan GRE 5lb book Review

One of the biggest challenge for GRE test takers is access to test prep materials to take practice tests.

This book provides 1,800 questions to practice.

This gives ample questions types to learn the strategies from Manhattan GRE Strategy Guides and apply them in the practice questions.

Level of questions would challenge to learn new concepts and how to solve them in short time during the actual GRE test.

Contents : 5 lb Book of GRE Practice Problems

  1. Verbal Diagnostic Test
  2. Math Diagnostic Test
  3. Text Completions
  4. Sentence Equivalence
  5. Reading Comprehension
  6. Logic-Based Reading Comprehension
  7. Arithmetic
  8. Algebra
  9. Inequalities and Absolute Values
  10. Functions, Formulas, and Sequences
  11. Fractions and Decimals
  12. Percents
  13. Divisibility and Primes
  14. Exponents and Roots
  15. Number Properties
  16. Word Problems
  17. Two-Variable Word Problems
  18. Rates and Work
  19. Variables-in-the-Choices Problems
  20. Ratios
  21. Averages, Weighted Averages, Median, and Mode
  22. Standard Deviation and Normal Distribution
  23. Probability, Combinatorics, and Overlapping Sets
  24. Data Interpretation
  25. Polygons and Rectangular Solids
  26. Circles and Cylinders
  27. Triangles
  28. Coordinate Geometry
  29. Mixed Geometry
  30. Advanced Quant
  31. Essays
  32. Verbal Practice Sections
  33. Math Practice Sections
  34. Appendix A: Vocabulary List

Pros and Cons of 5 lb GRE book


  • Large collection of GRE Practice Problems
  • Challenging questions


  • No full length practice tests
  • Online access to same questions

Overall Rating:

  • 8/10
  • Ranked #3 (below Official GRE guide and Manhattan GRE Strategy Guide)

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