## What we cover in class

The following syllabus is used in the PowerScore Live Online Accelerated LSAT Course and will give you a sneak peek at exactly what you'll cover in class. Each of the four course sessions is 4 hours long for a total of 16 hours of class time.

Session One
• Introduction
• Logical Reasoning
• Attacking the Stimulus
When to Read the Question Stem
The Elements of Argumentation
Identifying Premises and Conclusions
Analyzing the Question Stem
Logical Reasoning Question Types
Prephrasing Answers
The Answer Choices
Must Be True Questions
Main Point Questions
Sufficient and Necessary Conditions
Reversals and Negations
Diagramming "Unless"
Conditional Reasoning Problems

• Logic Games
• Approaching the Games
Setups and Diagramming
The Questions
Attacking the Section
Rule Representation: Blocks, Sequencing, and Dual-Options
Basic Linear Games

• Reading Comprehension
• The Two Passage Types
Approaching the Passages—6 Critical Steps
Question Types
Attacking the Questions
Introductory Reading Comprehension Passage

Session Two
• Logical Reasoning
• Weaken Questions
Typical Weaken Scenarios
Cause and Effect Reasoning
Causality in Weaken Questions

• Logical Reasoning
• Assumption Questions (Necessary Assumptions)
The Supporter/Defender Assumption Model™
The Assumption Negation Technique™
Justify the Conclusion™ Questions (Sufficient Assumptions)
The Justify Formula™
Strengthen Questions

• Logic Games
• Advanced Linear Setups and Multiple Stacks
The Separation Principle™

• Reading Comprehension
• Diagramming the Passages
Political Correctness

Session Three
• Logic Games
• The Principle of Grouping
Unified Grouping Theory™
Diagramming the Rules
The Double-Not Arrow
Linear vs Grouping Symbolizations
Hurdle the Uncertainty™
Grouping Games

• Logical Reasoning
• Method of Reasoning Questions
Flaw in the Reasoning Questions
Classic LSAT Fallacies
Parallel Reasoning Questions
The Parallel Reasoning Elemental Attack™:
Double the Conclusion™, the Premise
Test™, the Validity Test™, and the Test
of Abstraction™.

Session Four
• Logical Reasoning
• Resolve the Paradox Questions
Point at Issue Questions
The Agree/Disagree Test™

• Reading Comprehension
• Science and Technology Passages
Comparative Reading Passages

• Logic Games
• Numerical Distribution Games
Identifying Numerical Distributions
Fixed vs Unfixed Distributions
Numerical Distribution Identification Drill
Limited Solution Set Games
Identify the Templates™

• The Writing Sample
• Writing Sample Analysis
The Decision Prompt
The Pro-Con Format
The Decision Prompt Writing Sample