This forum has really been helpful and I have only been on it for a few days.
Math forum questions are really tough for me at this moment but Iâ€™m not giving up.
Point of this post: Communicate my schedule in order to receive feed back on its feasibility.
Objective: Scoring 600+ on GMAT
Time Line: May 29 2006 â€“ July 13th 2006 (46 days, or 7 Weeks)
Date of GMAT exam: July 15th 10:00 Toronto, Canada
Strengths: Verbal, but still need a lot of brushing up.
Vocabulary and reading skills pretty strong.
Weakness: Quant., I am slowly getting in the mode of how to answer these questions.
A lot of fundamental math needs to be re-learned, (Algebra, Statistics, and Geometry).
Essays: Should be no problem, not going to waste my limited time worrying about these.
Constant: Working 9-5 as a business analyst, Monday â€“ Friday.
Tools:
OG 11th Edition,
OG 10th Edition,
Kaplan 2006 Premium Edition,
Kaplan GMAT Prep, Arco 2003 book, Princeton Review 2003 Book, Princeton Review 2003 Math Work Out
PREP COURSE:
Oxford Seminars Prep Course:
48 Hour Course with 2 GMAT CAT tests.
Prep Course also offers free repeat of its prep course which I will re-take in July.
SCHEDULE
Week = Monday to Sunday
Week 1: Start with a GMAT TEST and then will fill in
ERROR LOG to determine Specific weaknesses. Basic Math Concepts and Grammar Concepts as well as starting on the OG Editions. Total Hours on GMAT = 20 Hours
Week 2: Prep Course Hours = 19 Verbal and Math Questions. Total Hours on GMAT = 27
Week 3: Prep Course Hours = 19 (Including full GMAT CAT TEST) Verbal and Math Questions
Total Hours on GMAT = 27
Week 4: Verbal and Math Questions Total Hours on GMAT = 20
Week 5: Verbal and Math Questions Total Hours on GMAT = 20
Week 6: Prep Course Hours: 19 Verbal and Math Questions Total Hours on GMAT = 27
Week 7: Full GMATCAT on July 13th. Verbal and Math Questions Total Hours on GMAT= 20
TOTAL Hours 161
July 15th GMAT EXAM