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Star Seven Reasons you might FAIL USMLE Step 1

I found this really useful...



Clear to the root of the problems for so many of us...

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this guy is great, i saw his video on how to do qbanks and follow his advice.
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Thanks for sharing!
This is a great video!
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why? why? why? lolz...
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why? why? why? lolz...
Lol why why why why are they doing this? / typical Russian accent /

It sound like: " por quééééééé ???? "
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how do i gain access to his videos?
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Lol why why why why are they doing this? / typical russian accent /

It sound like: " por quééééééé ???? "

he is from pakistan i think.. he is on facebook and in youtube, good guy.
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he is from pakistan i think.. he is on facebook and in youtube, good guy.
So... you are not writing on your FA?
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So... you are not writing on your FA?
For FA i read the chapter in kaplan or the book i was using then read and added the missing parts in FA. But now looking back, don't think it was that important adding stuff, is more important just to know you understand the concept then memorize it from FA i think.

For UW i have like 3 or 4 notebooks i wrote notes like for 75% of the Qs then i got bored takes a lot of time

I think its a good method what he says.
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Guys btw i have one question.
While doing UW online is taking notes from the answers not alowed?
i mean to copy them somehow or to create file to print??

you're saying that you're writing stuff from there.. i guest it isn't possible but i'm just interested
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Guys btw i have one question.
While doing UW online is taking notes from the answers not alowed?
i mean to copy them somehow or to create file to print??

you're saying that you're writing stuff from there.. i guest it isn't possible but i'm just interested
yeah you can make your own notes, no problem its legal. Didn't get the question you made though
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yeah you can make your own notes, no problem its legal. Didn't get the question you made though
Aha. that's good i thought i wasn't legal.
So printing these notes isn't not a problem. am i correct?
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Is the video still there? I can't see anything but a small square of where it should be lol
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Is the video still there? I can't see anything but a small square of where it should be lol
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Aha. that's good i thought i wasn't legal.
So printing these notes isn't not a problem. am i correct?
there's even an option to write down notes in UW and print them
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there's even an option to write down notes in UW and print them
Thank you very much.
I just didn't knew it
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For FA i read the chapter in kaplan or the book i was using then read and added the missing parts in FA. But now looking back, don't think it was that important adding stuff, is more important just to know you understand the concept then memorize it from FA i think.

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I think its a good method what he says.

Yeah, I mean... while doing UW writing notes on FA? I've already wrote a lot notes on my FA, and after watching the video of "How to read Qbank" I was like
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Yeah, I mean... while doing UW writing note on FA? I've already wrote a lot on FA, and after watching the video of How to read Qbank I was like
Your method is actually more efficient! And it takes more time!

The reason is that when you are studying FA you are also incorporating UW and makes it easier to study.
So be happy man, the method he talks about is also very eficient but actually take more time to study it.

Remember that there isn't only 1 way to make things the correct way
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who is this guy btw? and No NBME's offline? some ppl told me it was very imp to go over each and every one of them. lol .. m scared now
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who is this guy btw? and No NBME's offline? some ppl told me it was very imp to go over each and every one of them. lol .. m scared now
He's just saying that you might use your time better by going through UW and FA instead of NBME and only using NBME as an assessment and not as a learning tool, because the official answers are not out there, but if you have the time, go big.
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Aha. that's good i thought i wasn't legal.
So printing these notes isn't not a problem. am i correct?
Hi, Beka-CTS!

In addition to what LatinGeorge said about writing notes in uw... For every question, there's a "take notes" option. However, the amount of notes that you can write per question is limited. The space may not be enough for some questions. In my case, for selected subjects I use the uw software; for others, I have a separate binder and I write uw notes on paper.
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Hi, Beka-CTS!

In addition to what LatinGeorge said about writing notes in uw... For every question, there's a "take notes" option. However, the amount of notes that you can write per question is limited. The space may not be enough for some questions. In my case, for selected subjects I use the uw software; for others, I have a separate binder and I write uw notes on paper.
Thank you d_wiqed very much !
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