Study Plan - Regular

Dear Student,

Welcome to the world of GMAT Training at T.I.M.E. Given below is a study plan to help you ace your preparation for the test. We have divided the study plan into 3 parts which are given below:

You need to cover the following areas in Quant which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921702) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

Solve tests on Percentages, Profit & Loss, SI/CI (QUANT TAB)

After completing the above topics, you can solve DS Exercises 1 to 10 (Part B) of QUANT SM1921702.

You can also solve Problem Solving and Data Sufficiency (Basic/ Intermediate/ Advanced) Tests available on your student homepage.

You need to cover the following areas in Integrated Reasoning which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921302) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

You need to cover the following areas in VERBAL which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921701) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

After completing the above topics, you can solve SC Advanced Tests 1, 2, 3; RC Advanced Tests 1, 2; CR Advanced Tests 1, 2 available on your Student Home Page.

Timeline = Within 1 to 2 months after T.I.M.E. Classroom training or lesser (Depending on the time you have before YOUR DATE WITH GMAT)

Note 1: Make sure that you allocate your time judiciously among all 3 areas (Quant/ Verbal/ IR) every week.

Note 2: Your GMAT preparation continues to include both the OFFLINE STUDY and ONLINE TEST PRACTICE modes.

1) Complete all questions from SM1921703: QUESTION BANK ON GMAT 700 TO 800 LEVEL QUESTIONS {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

2) Solve questions from GMAT Official Guide {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

3) Solve questions from GMAT Verbal Review {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

4) Revise concepts from T.I.M.E. QUANT/ VERBAL/ IR Study Material (SM1921701, SM1921302, SM1921702)

1) Go through the Video Lectures* brought to you by T.I.M.E. (70 hours of Expert Video discussion on different topics)

2) Solve Quant Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 8 (Each test covers All topics in Quant)

3) Solve Verbal Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 9 (Each test covers All topics in Verbal)

4) Solve IR Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 10 (Each test covers All areas in IR)

* Video lectures may not be available for all the variants oof the GMAt online course.

With about ten weeks to go before your actual GMAT Test, you should embark on the following plan:

1) Continue to solve questions from GMAT Official Guide and Verbal Review.

2) There are a total of 23 Full-Length Tests made available on your SHP. Ideally, you should take two CATs and one CBT per week. The tests should be followed by an indepth analysis on your part:

You must experiment with the three options which are now available to you (while taking the CATs) to see which one works best for you.

The three options for your GMAT exam's section order are:

1) AWA, IR, QUANT, VERBAL (Original GMAT Order)

2) QUANT, VERBAL, IR, AWA

3) VERBAL, QUANT, IR, AWA

Wish you all the very best.

T.I.M.E. GMAT TEAM

Welcome to the world of GMAT Training at T.I.M.E. Given below is a study plan to help you ace your preparation for the test. We have divided the study plan into 3 parts which are given below:

__PART I) Understanding of Basic Concepts__**i) Quantitative Aptitude**You need to cover the following areas in Quant which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921702) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

Solve tests on Percentages, Profit & Loss, SI/CI (QUANT TAB)

Quant Topic | Reference: SM1921702 | ONLINE TOPIC WISE TESTS |
---|---|---|

Numbers | Solve Chpt 1 (Numbers) from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve test on Numbers (QUANT TAB) |

Equations, Ratio, Proportion, Variation | Solve Chpt 2 & 3 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve tests on Equations, Ratio, Proportion, Variation (QUANT TAB) |

Percentages, Profit & Loss, SI/CI | Solve Chpt 4 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | |

Modulus & Inequalities | Solve Chpt 5 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve test on Modulus & Inequalities (QUANT TAB) |

Time, Speed, Distance, Work | Solve Chpt 6 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve test on Time, Speed, Distance, Work (QUANT TAB) |

Geometry & Mensuration | Solve Chpt 7 & 8 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve tests on Geometry & Mensuration (QUANT TAB) |

Functions, Graphs & Coordinate Geometry | Solve Chpt 9 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve tests on Functions, Graphs & Coordinate Geometry (QUANT TAB) |

Permutations, Combinations & Probability | Solve Chpt 10 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve test on P&C, Probability (QUANT TAB) |

Statistics, Averages, Mixtures, Progressions | Solve Chpt 11 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve test on Statistics, Series & Progression (QUANT TAB) |

Sets & Venn Diagram | Solve Chpt 12 from QUANT SM1921702 (Part A) | Solve tests on Sets & Venn Diagram (QUANT TAB) |

After completing the above topics, you can solve DS Exercises 1 to 10 (Part B) of QUANT SM1921702.

You can also solve Problem Solving and Data Sufficiency (Basic/ Intermediate/ Advanced) Tests available on your student homepage.

**ii) Integrated Reasoning**You need to cover the following areas in Integrated Reasoning which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921302) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

Integrated Reasoning Topic | Reference: SM1921302 | ONLINE TOPIC WISE TESTS |
---|---|---|

Graphical Interpretation | Solve Graphical Analysis Qs from IR SM1921302 | Solve 5 Graphical Interpretation Tests (IR TAB) |

Table Analysis | Solve Table Analysis Qs from IR SM1921302 | Solve 5 Table Analysis Tests (IR TAB) |

Multi-Source Reasoning | Solve MSR Qs from IR SM1921302 | Solve 5 Multi-Source Reasoning Tests (IR TAB) |

Two Part Analysis (Verbal) | Solve Two Part Analysis (Verbal) Qs from IR SM1921302 | |

Two Part Analysis (Quant/ LR) | Solve 2-Part Analysis (Quant) Qs from IR SM1921302 | Solve 5 Two-Part Analysis Tests (IR TAB) |

**iii) VERBAL**You need to cover the following areas in VERBAL which are very important from the GMAT Exam point of view.

You can refer to the study material (SM1921701) and the online tests available on your T.I.M.E. Student Home Page.

VERBAL AREA | Reference: SM1921701 | ONLINE TOPIC WISE TESTS |

Sentence Correction | i) Go through SC Intro Pages in VERBAL SM1921701 ii) Solve Ex 1 to 12 in SC Part of VERBAL SM1921701 iii) Solve SC Composite Tests in VERBAL SM1921701 | Solve SC Basic Tests 1, 2 , 3 Solve SC Intermediate Tests 1, 2, 3 |

Critical Reasoning | Solve CR Practice Exercises from VERBAL SM1921701 | Solve CR Basic Tests 1 & 2 (VERBAL TAB) Solve CR Intermediate Tests 1 & 2 (VERBAL TAB) |

Reading Comprehension | Solve RC Practice Exercises from VERBAL SM1921701 Solve RC & CR Composite Tests in VERBAL SM1921701 | Solve RC Basic Tests 1 & 2 (VERBAL TAB) Solve RC Intermediate Tests 1 & 2 (VERBAL TAB) |

After completing the above topics, you can solve SC Advanced Tests 1, 2, 3; RC Advanced Tests 1, 2; CR Advanced Tests 1, 2 available on your Student Home Page.

__(B) To take your GMAT Preparation to the next level, you need to do the following:__Timeline = Within 1 to 2 months after T.I.M.E. Classroom training or lesser (Depending on the time you have before YOUR DATE WITH GMAT)

Note 1: Make sure that you allocate your time judiciously among all 3 areas (Quant/ Verbal/ IR) every week.

Note 2: Your GMAT preparation continues to include both the OFFLINE STUDY and ONLINE TEST PRACTICE modes.

__OFFLINE PRACTICE:__1) Complete all questions from SM1921703: QUESTION BANK ON GMAT 700 TO 800 LEVEL QUESTIONS {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

2) Solve questions from GMAT Official Guide {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

3) Solve questions from GMAT Verbal Review {All GMAT Sections; All topics}

4) Revise concepts from T.I.M.E. QUANT/ VERBAL/ IR Study Material (SM1921701, SM1921302, SM1921702)

__ONLINE PRACTICE:__1) Go through the Video Lectures* brought to you by T.I.M.E. (70 hours of Expert Video discussion on different topics)

2) Solve Quant Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 8 (Each test covers All topics in Quant)

3) Solve Verbal Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 9 (Each test covers All topics in Verbal)

4) Solve IR Sectional Tests Nos. 1 to 10 (Each test covers All areas in IR)

* Video lectures may not be available for all the variants oof the GMAt online course.

__(C) THE COMPLETE GMAT TEST TAKING PRACTICE__With about ten weeks to go before your actual GMAT Test, you should embark on the following plan:

1) Continue to solve questions from GMAT Official Guide and Verbal Review.

2) There are a total of 23 Full-Length Tests made available on your SHP. Ideally, you should take two CATs and one CBT per week. The tests should be followed by an indepth analysis on your part:

Timeline | Computer Based Tests | Computer Adaptive Tests |

70 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-1 | MOCK GMAT-1 |

63 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-2 | MOCK GMAT-2 |

56 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-3 | MOCK GMAT-3 |

49 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-4 | MOCK GMAT-4 & 5 |

42 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-5 | MOCK GMAT- 6 & 7 |

35 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-6 | MOCK GMAT- 8 & 9 |

28 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-7 | MOCK GMAT- 9 & 10 |

21 DAYS TO GMAT | CBT-8 | MOCK GMAT- 10 & 11 |

14 DAYS TO GMAT | MOCK GMAT- 12 & 13 | |

7 DAYS TO GMAT | MOCK GMAT-14 & 15 |

You must experiment with the three options which are now available to you (while taking the CATs) to see which one works best for you.

The three options for your GMAT exam's section order are:

1) AWA, IR, QUANT, VERBAL (Original GMAT Order)

2) QUANT, VERBAL, IR, AWA

3) VERBAL, QUANT, IR, AWA

Wish you all the very best.

T.I.M.E. GMAT TEAM