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Old 07-05-2011
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i have been doing uworld for the past 2 weeks n m almost odne with it..in the beinging wuz scoring around 50% or sumtimes even lower..but still i have not improvement much...now im scoring btw 56 to 60%..i hav done 1st aid 1 more time....wat else shud i do to improve my scores..this is really disheartening even after putting in so much effort i cudnt improve my score...also now that im almost done with uworld shud i buy a new qbank or done uworld again..i wuz thinking of eveing my exam early aug but i guess i'll postpone it till of aug or early sept
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maybe go thru the subjects in which ur scores are low..!!
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I've found the same thing happening where my score in UW is pretty much flat line. I think it's because while the concepts are the same, the questions test different things, so just because you read through and understand things from one block doesn't really mean the next block will test the same things. I would suggest reading through FA on the subjects you are weaker in, and that can increase your score.
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totally agree with heights. I found my uw scores go up from mid 50s to mid 60s in a matter of a week which i invested completely in reading FA. Also, I tend to overthink my questions and mark a lot wrong, which is something you need to avoid, give it care free.

Try taking a day off, watch a movie, go play a sport, go outdoors, and then hit back at the books with a vengeance. may seriously help...
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thats one prob im facing too...im thinking to much..n that is making things worse.....i gen end up marking the wrong answer.....plus i tend to forget lil stuff like side effects of drugs n all....thanx guys for ur input..appreciate it....i'll try this out..hope it helps improve my score
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