**GMAT Syllabus**

The TRACTRAIN expert GMAT self-study/online syllabus contains thirteen study sessions and an introductory session. Of course, all the useful **tricks and shortcuts** that can help you deduce the **correct answer or save time** are also included in our GMAT syllabus, but the emphasis is made on the theoretical GMAT prep material and practice questions, because no set of strategies and tricks ensures high GMAT score if you do not know the material tested on the GMAT.

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**Session 1**

Math/Quantitative

Properties of integers, Consecutive integers Factors and Multiples (GCF,LCM), Prime factorization

Verbal

General info about sentence correction questions, General principle of subject-verb agreement, Plural and singular subjects, Simple and compound subjects

**Session 2**

Math/Quantitative

Fractions, Decimals, Percents, Ratio and proportion

Verbal

General info about GMAT critical reasoning questions, Structural parts of GMAT arguments, Assumption questions, Types of assumptions used in GMAT questions

**Session 3**

Math/Quantitative

Properties of real numbers, Absolute value, Exponents (properties, operations), Roots (properties, operations)

Verbal

General info about reading comprehension questions, Main idea questions, Purpose questions, Title questions

**Session 4**

Math/Quantitative

Arithmetic mean, Median, Mode, Range, Standard Deviation (properties)

Verbal

Pronoun-antecedent agreement, Pronoun reference, Modification errors, Correct usage of adjectives and adverbs

**Session 5**

Math/Quantitative

SLinear equations, Systems of linear equations, Dependent and independent equations, Equations with absolute value

Verbal

Inference and conclusion questions, Tips for inference and conclusion questions, Weaken and strengthen questions, Most common methods of weakening or strengthening GMAT arguments

**Session 6**

Math/Quantitative

Solving quadratic equations: quadratic formula, factoring, Viète’s formulas, Formulas of short multiplication, Exponential equations, Equations with radicals

Verbal

Authors attitude and tone questions, Evaluating the logical structure of the passage

**Session 7**

Math/Quantitative

Linear inequalities, Inequalities with absolute value, Quadratic inequalities, Functions, Sequences: arithmetic progression, geometric progression, recurrent sequences

Verbal

Pairs of words that are often confused, Idiomatic expression of causal relationship, Other common idioms frequently tested on the GMAT

**Session 8**

Math/Quantitative

Motion problems, Work problems, Mixture problems

Verbal

Strategy questions, Paradox questions, Flaw questions, Typical flaws in GMAT arguments

**Session 9**

Math/Quantitative

Simple and compound interest, Profit problems, Discount problems, Sets problems Age and coin problems

Verbal

According to…and detail questions, Inference questions, Argument questions

**Session 10**

Math/Quantitative

Lines and angles, Triangles and their properties, Right triangle, Isosceles triangle, Equilateral triangles

Verbal

Infinitive, gerund, participle, Verb tenses: formation and usage, Sequence of tenses, Verb voice and mood, Conditional sentences

**Session 11**

Math/Quantitative

General properties of quadrilaterals, Parallelogram, rectangle, rhombus, square, trapezoid, Circumference, circle, 3D Geometry: sphere, cube, right cylinder, rectangular solid

Verbal

Evaluate the argument questions, Parallel reasoning questions, Argument structure and method of reasoning questions, Non-standard question stems, Percentages, numbers and statistics in GMAT arguments

**Session 12**

Math/Quantitative

Quadrants, Distance between two points, midpoint, Line: equation of a line, slope, parallel and perpendicular lines, Triangles on the coordinate plane

Verbal

Parallelism errors, Comparison errors, Sentence structure, Correlative constructions

**Session 13**

Math/Quantitative

Combinations, Permutations: circular, with repeated elements, constrained, Probability, Combinatorics and probability

**IR Session 1**

Graphics Interpretation Covered:

Structure of GI problems, Approach to GI problems, Types of charts

Two-Part Analysis Covered

Structure of TPA problems, Approach to TPA problems, Types of TPA problems

**IR Session 2**

Table Analysis Covered:

Structure of TA problems, Approach to TA problems

Multi-Source Reasoning Covered

Structure of MSR problems, Approach to MSR problems, Types of MSR problems.

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