4/20/2019

(See also our **one**, **two**, and **four** month GRE study plans.)

Estimated time: 2 hours on weekdays, 3 - 4 hours on weekend days.

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- ETS GRE Official Guide
- ETS GRE Verbal Practice
- ETS GRE Math Practice
- (here's a link to which concept(s) each question tests in the Quant book)
- GMAT Official Guide (recommended)
- Our list of every single GRE math concept (with practice / videos on Khan Academy)
- CliffsNotes Math Review (for people who prefer a book to review math concepts)
- Manhattan 5-lb GRE book
- ETS Powerprep tests
- Answer key (to access different difficulty levels)
- Manhattan Prep GRE tests
- GRE Vocab Capacity or Manhattan Prep Flashcards (Essential and Advanced)
- One page (front and back) formula sheet (write down formulas as you learn them)
- Our GRE prep journal or a notebook for corrections (only correct ETS and GMAT questions)

Could I redo the question without knowing the answer?

What went wrong?

What was it testing?

Cue it was testing that thing?

Easiest way to get answer?

Lesson learned?

Extra practice I should do?

Complete as many ETS and GMAT math questions as possible

Fully understand ETS and GMAT verbal questions (quality > quantity)

Take several tests under realistic conditions

Study vocab (20 words)

Study word roots (20 roots)

Read an article from aldaily.com (look up words you don’t know)

Play mental math games (iPhone version) or (Android version)

Read and brainstorm one Issue Essay and one Argument Essay prompt

Read the essay chapter in the ETS verbal book

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do CliffsNotes Math Review Chapter 7

Do 30 quantitative comparison questions (5-lb, any chapter)

Do 30 quantitative comparison questions (ETS books) and corrections

Saturday: take a Manhattan Prep GRE test under realistic conditions

Read Vince’s test-day tips

Write an issue essay (45 minute time limit) from any ETS prompt

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 reading comprehension questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 1

Do 5 - 10 questions in each of these 5-lb chapters 7, 11, 12, 14, 20

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Write an argument essay from any ETS prompt (45 minute limit)

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 2

Do 5 - 10 questions from each of these 5-lb chapters: 8, 9, 10, 17, 28

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: take a Manhattan Prep GRE test under realistic conditions

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 3

Do 5 - 10 questions from each of these 5-lb chapters: 21, 22, 23, 24

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 4

Do 5 - 10 questions from each of these 5-lb chapters: 25, 26, 27, 29

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Read Vince’s test-day tips

Saturday: take a Manhattan Prep GRE test under realistic conditions

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 5

Do 5 - 10 questions from each of these 5-lb chapters: 16, 18

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: take a Manhattan Prep GRE test under realistic conditions

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do CliffsNotes Chapter 6

Do 5 - 10 questions from each of these 5-lb chapters: 19

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: Do Powerprep Online Test 1

Sunday: corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: Do remaining sections from Powerprep Online Test 1

Sunday: corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Read Vince’s test-day tips

Saturday: Powerprep Online Test 2

Sunday: corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: do remaining sections from Powerprep Online test 2

Sunday: corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: do Powerprep Plus Test 1

Sunday: corrections

Do 6 sentence equivalence questions and 6 text completion questions (ETS books) and corrections

Do 12 Reading Comp questions from GMAT or ETS books and corrections

Do 3 ETS and 12 GMAT Critical Reasoning questions

Do 45 GMAT problem solving questions or 45 ETS math questions and corrections

Saturday: Powerprep Plus Test 2

Sunday: corrections

Important: do not study the day before the real test!