What we cover in class

The
PowerScore Live Online Accelerated GRE Course consists of four sessions of
four hours each. The total in-class instruction time is sixteen hours.
Your course book contains extensive discussions of GRE concepts,
drills, and questions, and all attendees receive The Official Guide
to the GRE® revised General Test, which contains official GRE
questions from the makers of the test. Prior to the course, registered
students are given access to PowerScore's GRE Online Student Center,
which contains pre-course information, as well as post-course problem
sets, conceptual discussions, and links to additional information about
the test.

The following syllabus is used in
the
PowerScore Live Online Accelerated GRE Course:

Sessions One and
Two

- Test Content/Format/Scoring

- Quantitative Reasoning Overview and
Question Types

- Multiple-Choice Questions

- PowerScore Solution Strategies
- ANALYZE
- BACKPLUG
- SUPPLY
- TRANSLATE
- RECORD

- Quantitative Comparison Questions

- Numeric Entry

- Arithmetic
- Number Properties
- Fractions and Decimals
- Percents
- Ratios
- Proportions

- Algebra
- Exponents and Exponent Operation
- Roots
- Expressions
- Single Equations
- Systems of Equations
- Quadratic Equations
- Inequalities
- Absolute Value

- Verbal Reasoning Overview and Question
Types

- Text Completion and Sentence Equivalence

- Sentence-Based Questions
- Analyzing Sentences
- Four-Step Solution
- Sentence Types

- Reading Comprehension—Short Passages
- Argumentation
- Question Types
- Must Be True Questions
- Vocabulary-in-Context Questions
- Main Point Questions
- Function/Purpose Questions
- Method of Reasoning Questions
- Geometry
- Lines and Angles
- Polygons
- Triangles
- Special Triangles
- Hidden Triangles
- Quadrilaterals
- Circles
- Geometric Solids
- Coordinate Geometry
- Lines in Coordinate Geometry
- Figures in Coordinate Geometry

- Sentence-Based Questions
- Answer Choice Analysis
- Vocabulary Strategies
- Advanced Sentence Structures/Multi-Sentence Questions

- Reading Comprehension—Short Passages
- Advanced Argumentation
- Weaken Questions
- Strengthen Questions
- Resolve the Paradox Questions

- Algebra II
- Functions
- Compound Functions
- Symbolic Functions

- Data Analysis
- Data Interpretation
- Statistics
- Counting Problems
- Probability

- Reading Comprehension—Long Passages
- Approaching Long Passages: 6 Critical Steps

- Analytical Writing Assessment Overview
- Purpose and Use
- Scoring and Analysis
- Eight General Essay Points

- The Argument Task
- Five Argument Task Considerations
- Argument Task Essay Template

- The Issue Task
- Eight Issue Task Considerations
- Issue Task Essay Template

Sessions Three and Four