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Graduate Records Examination


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The most widely used psychometric test for selecting entrants into graduate schools in the United States. It comprises subtests designed to measure verbal, mathematical, and analytical aptitudes and an advanced test of knowledge in the particular academic field to be studied. Results are reported as a single standardized score with a mean of 500 and a standard deviation of 100. Compare Miller Analogies Test, Scholastic Assessment Test. GRE abbrev.

Subjects: Psychology.


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