# Course Syllabus

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##### » The Foundation of Mathematics

##### » Introduction to Sentence Correction

##### » The Foundations of Math Continued; Introduction to Data Sufficiency

##### » Sentence Correction Continued; Introduction to Critical Reasoning

##### » Introduction to Word Problems

##### » Sentence Correction & Critical Reasoning Continued

##### » Word Problems Continued; Percent Mixtures; Data Sufficiency & Word Problems

##### » Reading Comprehension

##### » Integer Properties & Statistics

##### » The Essays; Reading Comprehension Continued; Advanced Sentence Correction & Critical Reasoning

##### » Geometry

##### » Symbolism, Functions, & Sequences; Probability & Combinatorics; Integrated Reasoning

###### Class 1

## The Foundation of Mathematics

###### In class

- Fractions & Decimals
- Percents, Exponents, & Roots
- Equations & Inequalities
- Multiple Equations

- Absolute Value
- Equations W/ Roots & Exponents
- Quadratic Equations
- Factoring & Special Equations

###### Homework

- Begin note packets 1, 2, and 3
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 2

## Introduction to Sentence Correction

###### In class

- Intro to Sentence Correction
- Major Idiom
- Agreement
- Modifiers
- Pronouns
- Parallel Structure
- Comparisons

- Indirect Discourse
- Redundancy
- Adverbs
- Fragments & Comma Splices
- Colons & Semi-Colons
- Verbs, Gerunds, & Infinitives
- Technique & Strategy

###### Homework

- Chapters 1-3 of red book
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and blue books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take first computer adaptive GMAT exam

###### Class 3

## The Foundations of Math Continued; Introduction to Data Sufficiency

###### In class

- Class #1 Homework Review
- Advanced Roots
- Advanced Exponents
- Advanced Topics in Algebra

- Introduction to Data Sufficiency
- Techniques & Strategy
- Practice

###### Homework

- Complete note packets 1, 2, and 3
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 4

## Sentence Correction Continued; Introduction to Critical Reasoning

###### In class

- Class #2 Homework Review
- Minor Idiom
- Subjunctives
- Conditionals
- Intro to Critical Reasoning
- Question Types

- Identifying Conclusions
- Deconstructing Arguments
- Limiting Words
- Strengthening Questions
- Weakening Questions

###### Homework

- Chapters 4-6 of red book
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and blue books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take second computer adaptive GMAT exam

###### Class 5

## Introduction to Word Problems

###### In class

- Class #3 Homework Review
- Percents
- Algebraic Translations
- ASW’s
- Age Problems

- Ratios & Proportions
- Basic Rates
- Simultaneous Work & Motion
- Growth & Decay Problems
- Overlapping Sets

###### Homework

- Note packets 4, 5, and 6
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 6

## Sentence Correction & Critical Reasoning Continued

###### In class

- Class #4 Homework Review
- Sentence Correction: Advanced Topics
- Critical Reasoning: Continued
- Evaluation Questions

- Inference/Conclusion Problems
- Paradox Questions
- Assumption Questions
- Boldface Questions

###### Homework

- Chapters 7-8 of red book
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and blue books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take third computerized practice GMAT

###### Class 7

## Word Problems Continued; Percent Mixtures; Data Sufficiency & Word Problems

###### In class

- Class #5 Homework Review
- Advanced Translations
- Advanced Ratios & Rates

- Advanced Overlapping Sets
- Percent Mixtures
- Data Sufficiency: Word Problems

###### Homework

- Note packets 7 and 8
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 8

## Reading Comprehension

###### In class

- Class #6 Homework Review
- Intro to Reading Comp
- Timing & Concepts
- Deconstructing Paragraphs
- According to the Passage Questions

- Big Picture Questions
- Implication & Inference Questions
- Attitude &Tone Questions
- Boldface & Function Questions

###### Homework

- Chapters 9-10 of red book
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and blue books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take fourth computerized practice GMAT

###### Class 9

## Integer Properties & Statistics

###### In class

- Class #7 Homework Review
- Factors, Primes, & Multiples
- Prime Factorization
- Divisibility Problems
- Evenly Spaced Number Sets

- Remainder Problems
- Odds & Evens
- Mean, Median, Mode, & Range
- Weighted Averages
- Standard Deviation

###### Homework

- Note packets 9 and 10
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 10

## The Essay; Reading Comprehension Continued; Advanced Sentence Correction & Critical Reasoning

###### In class

- Class #8 Homework Review
- Reading Comp Completed
- Critical Reasoning Completed
- Sentence Correction Completed

- The Essays: Concepts & Strategy
- The Argument Essay

###### Homework

- Complete assigned problems in maroon and blue books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take fifth computerized practice GMAT

###### Class 11

## Geometry

###### In class

- Class #9 Homework Review
- Lines & Angles
- Polygons & Interior Angles
- Triangles

- Circles
- Three-Dimensional Shapes
- Coordinate Geometry
- Data Sufficiency W/ Geometry

###### Homework

- Note packet 11
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos

###### Class 12

## Symbolism, Functions, & Sequences; Probability & Combinatorics; Integrated Reasoning

###### In class

- Class #11 Homework Review
- Formula Problems
- Symbolism
- Sequences
- Functions
- Single Event Probabilities

- Multiple Event Probabilities
- Intro to Combinatorics
- Ordering & Permutations
- Combinations
- Probability + Combinatorics
- Integrated Reasoning

###### Homework

- Complete note packets 12, 13, and 14
- Complete assigned problems in maroon and green books
- Watch assigned videos
- Take sixth, seventh, and eight computer adaptive GMAT exams