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Video: Two Ways to Strengthen a Critical Reasoning Argument

Posted in Test Prep on February 25, 2011 by


In this video, Dave and Jen provide an introduction to “strengthen” questions on the GMAT Critical Reasoning section. As Dave and Jen explain, there are two main ways for an answer choice to strengthen an argument presented in a CR question stem:

  • Validate an assumption on which the conclusion depends
  • Provide an additional piece of evidence that supports the conclusion

Be sure to check out the earlier segments of this Critical Reasoning lesson, part of our GMAT On Demand course, and stay turned for future installments!