# Simple Quantitative Strategies for the GMAT

Before you review all that algebra and geometry you’ve forgotten over the years, and before you practice with an endless sequence of practice problems, you should learn a few simple tips that well help you immensely on test day. Learn these early, and reinforce them during practice. These strategies are here to remind you that there is just a bit more to studying than simply cramming math material. Yes, learning the processes is more than half the battle, but outsmarting the test-writers is very important too.

These two strategies may appear simple, but they can mean big points in a pressured testing environment. So, when you practice, think about these techniques! They will keep you from making careless mistakes on easy to intermediate problems, which can end up making a huge difference on a computer adaptive test.