What is on the GRE?

The GRE takes about 4 hours to complete and includes challenging Quantitative and Verbal Reasoning content and question types.

Section Questions Time Question Types
Analytical Writing 2 essays30 mins

Analysis of an Issue,

Analysis of an Argument

Quantitative Sections (2)

about 20

per section

35 mins per section

Quantitative Comparison,

Problem Solving,

Data Interpretation

Verbal Sections (2)

about 20

per section

35 mins per section

Text Completion,

Sentence Equivalence,

Reading Comprehension