- Our Course
- Syllabus

Here's what we cover in our classes.

- Class 1: Introduction to our Course and to the GMAT
- Class 2: Introduction to Sentence Correction
- Class 3: Introduction to Problem Solving: Arithmetic & Algebra
- Class 4: Intermediate Sentence Correction
- Class 5: Introduction to Data Sufficiency
- Class 6: Advanced Sentence Correction & Introduction to Critical Reasoning
- Class 7: Assorted Word Problems Part I
- Class 8: Intermediate Critical Reasoning
- Class 9: Assorted Word Problems Part II
- Class 10: Advanced Critical Reasoning & Introduction to Reading Comprehension
- Class 11: Geometry & Advanced Topics
- Class 12: Advanced Topics, Closing Thoughts & Next Steps

Class Topics

Introduction to our Course and to the GMAT

Quant

Class Topics

Arithmetic Principles, Shortcuts & Lists to Memorize

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Start Arithmetic practice by downloading our iOS app.
- Take practice experiment #1 on mba.com software.
- Complete the overlapping sets immediately after the exam.
- Start the error log.
- Send instructor (cc a friend/loved one) a detailed study & practice exam schedule for exams #2, #3, & #4

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Start #1: Fractions & Decimals.

Official guide

- When in doubt, keep moving ahead with quant packet work. If you have additional bandwidth, try these problems as well after you have finished the relevant packets. If you do not get to them, you will spend plenty of time on these problems after the course is over.

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Read Sentence Correction: The Bare Essentials.

Official guide

- Even if you are relatively strong in the verbal section, make sure that you complete the verbal assignments from the book in a timely fashion to maximize in-class review. Verbal is tougher to fix on your own after the course is over.

Class Topics

Introduction to Sentence Correction

Quant

Class Topics

None

Verbal

Class Topics

Introduction to Sentence Correction

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Start arithmetic practice by downloading our iOS app.
- Complete the error log.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- More Arithmetic App practice.
- Finish #1: Fractions & Decimals.
- Start #2: Algebra.

Official guide

- Problem Solving Questions 7, 8, 16, 28, 38, 42, 43, 47, 50, 53, 57, 74, 76, 80, 82, 85, 87, 89, 90, 92, 93, 101, 102, 103, 104, 112, 116, 117, 155, 161, 168, 176, 193, 200, 209, 215, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230, 27, 33, 35, 68, 74, 78, 82, 93, 110, 112, 126, 155, 161, 175, 176, 195, 200, 203, 205, 209, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230.
- Data Sufficiency Questions 255, 256, 257, 259, 262.

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Read #15: Sentence Correction

Official guide

- Sentence Correction Questions #759- 838 To be reviewed Class 4

Class Topics

Introduction to Problem Solving: Arithmetic & Algebra

Quant

Class Topics

Fractions & Decimals, Algebra, Exponents & Roots

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Take second practice exam, per your schedule.
- Submit error log for inspection
- Schedule check-in for mid-course review.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #2: Algebra.
- Finish #3: Exponents & Roots.
- Start #4: Percents.

Official guide

- Problem Solving Questions 7, 8, 16, 28, 38, 42, 43, 47, 50, 53, 57, 74, 76, 80, 82, 85, 87, 89, 90, 92, 93, 101, 102, 103, 104, 112, 116, 117, 155, 161, 168, 176, 193, 200, 209, 215, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230, 27, 33, 35, 68, 74, 78, 82, 93, 110, 112, 126, 155, 161, 175, 176, 195, 200, 203, 205, 209, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230
- Data Sufficiency Questions 255, 256, 257, 259, 262

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Read #15: Sentence Correction

Official guide

- Sentence Correction Questions #759- 838 To be reviewed Class 4

Class Topics

Intermediate Sentence Correction

Quant

Class Topics

None

Verbal

Class Topics

Sentence Correction Review #759-838

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Take second practice exam, per your schedule.
- Submit error log for inspection
- Schedule check-in for mid-course review.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #2: Algebra.
- Finish #3: Exponents & Roots.
- Start #4: Percents.

Official guide

- Problem Solving Questions 7, 8, 16, 28, 38, 42, 43, 47, 50, 53, 57, 74, 76, 80, 82, 85, 87, 89, 90, 92, 93, 101, 102, 103, 104, 112, 116, 117, 155, 161, 168, 176, 193, 200, 209, 215, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230, 27, 33, 35, 68, 74, 78, 82, 93, 110, 112, 126, 155, 161, 175, 176, 195, 200, 203, 205, 209, 222, 223, 226, 228, 230
- Data Sufficiency Questions 255, 256, 257, 259, 262

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Read #15: Sentence Correction

Official guide

- Sentence Correction Questions #839 -907 To be reviewed Class 6

Class Topics

Introduction to Data Sufficiency

Quant

Class Topics

Data Sufficiency Big Book pp. 267-295

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Finish puq_fuq_aw assignment.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #4: Percents.
- Finish #5: Algebraic Word Problems.
- Start #6: Ratios & Proportions.

Official guide

- Data Sufficiency Questions 247, 265, 267, 278, 281, 282, 286, 296, 302, 305, 314, 316, 337, 348, 353, 359, 362, 364, 367, 373, 379, 381, 386, 388, 389, 392, 393, 396, 398, 406, 407, 410, 411, 414, 415, 416, 417, 421, 422, 426, 432, 447, 455, 457, 459, 460

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Read #15: Sentence Correction

Official guide

- Sentence Correction Questions #839 -907 To be reviewed Class 6

Class Topics

Advanced Sentence Correction & Introduction to Critical Reasoning

Quant

Class Topics

None

Verbal

Class Topics

Sentence Correction Review #839-907, Introduction to Critical Reasoning

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Finish puq_fuq_aw assignment.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #4: Percents.
- Finish #5: Algebraic Word Problems.
- Start #6: Ratios & Proportions.

Official guide

- Data Sufficiency Questions 247, 265, 267, 278, 281, 282, 286, 296, 302, 305, 314, 316, 337, 348, 353, 359, 362, 364, 367, 373, 379, 381, 386, 388, 389, 392, 393, 396, 398, 406, 407, 410, 411, 414, 415, 416, 417, 421, 422, 426, 432, 447, 455, 457, 459, 460

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Start #17: Critical Reasoning.
- Revisit identification of question types & strategies.

Official guide

- None

Class Topics

Assorted Word Problems Part I

Quant

Class Topics

Percents, Review of PUQ, FUQ & Asswholes Worksheet, Algebraic Translation & Statistics

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Per your schedule, take 3rd practice exam.
- Complete & submit error log for inspection.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #6: Ratios & Proportions.
- Finish #7: Rates.
- Finish #8: Overlapping Sets.

Official guide

- Diagnostic Problem Solving Questions 6, 14
- Problem Solving Questions 9, 11, 14, 18, 22, 23, 29, 33, 35, 36, 39, 45, 48, 55, 60, 69, 73, 83, 123, 124, 128, 130, 133, 149, 150, 152, 188, 195, 2o4, 205, 206, 207, 208, 216, 227, 229

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Start #17: Critical Reasoning.
- Revisit identification of question types & strategies.

Official guide

- None

Class Topics

Intermediate Critical Reasoning

Quant

Class Topics

None

Verbal

Class Topics

Critical Reasoning Practice #610-758

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Per your schedule, take 3rd practice exam.
- Complete & submit error log for inspection.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #6: Ratios & Proportions.
- Finish #7: Rates.
- Finish #8: Overlapping Sets.

Official guide

- Diagnostic Problem Solving Questions 6, 14
- Problem Solving Questions 9, 11, 14, 18, 22, 23, 29, 33, 35, 36, 39, 45, 48, 55, 60, 69, 73, 83, 123, 124, 128, 130, 133, 149, 150, 152, 188, 195, 2o4, 205, 206, 207, 208, 216, 227, 229

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Finish #17: Critical Reasoning.

Official guide

- Critical Reasoning Questions #610-758 To be reviewed Class 10

Class Topics

Assorted Word Problems Part II

Quant

Class Topics

Overlapping Sets, Ratios & Rates

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Consider reviewing an earlier topic.
- Reassess your study plan.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #9: Geometry.

Official guide

- Data Sufficiency Questions 232, 233, 236, 238, 239, 240, 244, 249, 251, 258, 264, 274, 279, 280, 287, 295, 309, 313, 315, 319, 349, 354, 356, 361, 394, 395, 397, 408, 424, 430, 436

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Finish #17: Critical Reasoning.

Official guide

- Critical Reasoning Questions #610-758 To be reviewed Class 10

Class Topics

Advanced Critical Reasoning & Introduction to Reading Comprehension

Quant

Class Topics

None

Verbal

Class Topics

Critical Reasoning Review #610-758; Introduction to Reading Comprehension

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Consider reviewing an earlier topic.
- Reassess your study plan.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #9: Geometry.

Official guide

- Data Sufficiency Questions 232, 233, 236, 238, 239, 240, 244, 249, 251, 258, 264, 274, 279, 280, 287, 295, 309, 313, 315, 319, 349, 354, 356, 361, 394, 395, 397, 408, 424, 430, 436

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Start #18: Reading Comprehension.

Official guide

- Reading Comp Questions
Short Passage 1.Short Passage 2.Short Passage 3.

Class Topics

Geometry & Advanced Topics

Quant

Class Topics

Geometry & Integer Properties

Verbal

Class Topics

None

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Take fourth practice exam, per your schedule.
- Submit error log for inspection
- Schedule check-in for end-of course review.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #10: Integer Properties.
- Finish #11: Statistics.

Official guide

- Problem Solving Questions 1, 3, 15, 17, 21, 24, 25, 27, 37, 41, 44, 81, 84, 88, 95, 99, 101, 111, 127, 138, 140, 141, 142, 154, 165, 166, 187, 212, 213, 214, 217, 224
- Data Sufficiency Questions 241, 242, 245, 250, 284, 285,288, 290, 293, 318, 322, 329, 330, 332, 333, 343, 369, 374, 380, 390, 402, 409, 412, 419, 423, 425, 435, 440, 452, 454, 456
- Additional Geometry Problems 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Finish #18: Reading Comprehension.

Official guide

- Reading Comp Questions
Short Passage 1.Short Passage 2.Short Passage 3.

Class Topics

Advanced Topics, Closing Thoughts & Next Steps

Quant

Class Topics

Integer Properties, Probability & Combinatorics

Verbal

Class Topics

Advanced Reading Comprehension

Homework

Class Topics

**General**

- Take fourth practice exam, per your schedule.
- Submit error log for inspection
- Schedule check-in for end-of course review.

**Quantitative**

Strategy guide

- Finish #12: Functions & Sequences.
- Finish #13: Combinatorics.
- Finish #14: Probability.

Official guide

- Problem Solving Questions 1, 3, 15, 17, 21, 24, 25, 27, 37, 41, 44, 81, 84, 88, 95, 99, 101, 111, 127, 138, 140, 141, 142, 154, 165, 166, 187, 212, 213, 214, 217, 224
- Data Sufficiency Questions 241, 242, 245, 250, 284, 285,288, 290, 293, 318, 322, 329, 330, 332, 333, 343, 369, 374, 380, 390, 402, 409, 412, 419, 423, 425, 435, 440, 452, 454, 456
- Additional Geometry Problems 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

**Verbal**

Strategy guide

- Finish #18: Reading Comprehension.

Official guide

- Reading Comp Questions
Short Passage 1.Short Passage 2.Short Passage 3.

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