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I just finished Uworld (and going over my wrong answers) and I have exactly one week left for my exam. This last week I want to continue to do as many questions as possible.

Is the Kaplan Qbook worth it? I did two sections so far (its subject based) and I felt like it is much easier than uworld questions. Are kaplan Qbook questions reflective of the real exam?

If not what source should I use for questions?
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Qbook is for early in prep
do UW again or something
Qbook isnt worth it at this stage in your prep.
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If you did first two (anatomy) - they are pretty easy yeah, other stuff is good. Do a pathology block and see for yourself.
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I just finished Uworld (and going over my wrong answers) and I have exactly one week left for my exam. This last week I want to continue to do as many questions as possible.

Is the kaplan Qbook worth it? I did two sections so far (its subject based) and I felt like it is much easier than uworld questions. Are kaplan Qbook questions reflective of the real exam?

If not what source should I use for questions?

Try to do all NBME's to get idea of real exam......also see where u stand....and improve ur weakness if NBME's show any.......!!!

If done with NBME's do UW again...or look for what others recommend u......!!!!
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Thanks for the quick replies! I actually did the Pathology sections and found them fairly easy. Maybe its cause Ive learned a thing or two these last two months haha. Ill do the book if I have time along with some more Uworld.

I took an NBME few days ago and I did okay. Some people say don't take one during your last week. Any thoughts on that?
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Please go and vote about this issue here
Is Kaplan Qbook a must have?

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In terms of difficulty, are the kaplan Qbook questions the same or similar to QBank?

I understand its not like the actual test because its subject order, not timed, in a book (vs computer screen), etc. My question is regarding its difficulty only.
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In terms of difficulty, are the kaplan Qbook questions the same or similar to QBank?

I understand its not like the actual test because its subject order, not timed, in a book (vs computer screen), etc. My question is regarding its difficulty only.
qbook is much easier than qbank
qbook is not usmle level.
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