Guide To Analytical Section Of GRE

Analytical Writing

The Analytical Writing measure tests your critical thinking and analytical writing skills. It assesses your ability to articulate and support complex ideas, construct and evaluate arguments, and sustain a focused and coherent discussion. It does not assess specific content knowledge. The Analytical Writing measure consists of two separately timed analytical writing tasks: a 30-minute “Analyze an Issue” task a 30-minute “Analyze an Argument” task