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Question 79% Correct yet 217 Prediction of NBME 7!

i took nbme 7 and out of 200 ques i got 159 correct(79%)....... but iwas shocked on seeing my scr of 217....to get a scr of abt 240 hw many of my ans shld be correct????
does any one hav an idea???
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Around 172 to 175 question to get 240 considering each question carries 1.37 to 1.40 marks.
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than q.... can u tell me if i perform the same i.e., abt 80% ans correctly wat vl be my step 1 scr....???
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than q.... can u tell me if i perform the same i.e., abt 80% ans correctly wat vl be my step 1 scr....???
Dear! do simple maths. Muliply 159 with 1.37 and 1.4, u ll get a range of 217 to 222.
so ur score wud be probably in between this range.
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