The fine folks who produce the GMAT exam aren’t usually known for their sense of humor, but they decided to release a series of “test tips” on their official GMAT facebook page. And one of their GMAT test tips ended up being pretty funny… though perhaps not intentionally.
An astute member of the GMAT Club forum managed to post a screenshot of the flawed “test tip” before it was removed from the official GMAT facebook page. Thanks to his quick internet trigger finger, we’re blessed with the following (slightly goofy) GMAT test-taking advice:
GMAT Test Tips: Reading Comprehension
Agreement is Key.
Subject-verb, verb tense, and pronoun to noun/pronoun agreement are essential to a proper sentence.
Yes, you definitely need to pay very close attention to “pronoun to noun/pronoun agreement” on… GMAT reading comprehension??
But that’s not the funny part. Check out the original GMAT Club post for a portrait of the banana-munching scholar who might have written this text.