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Help Taking a leap of FAITH!

I have a question...if you had this scores, and just wanted to PASS...would you go for it?

NBME 12 (3 weeks ago): 420=203
NBME 13 (Yesterday): 440=207
USMLE World %: 52% First Pass, random, timed

And just 5 more days to study...

What would you do? JUST TO PASS!
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THATZ RISKY... I might want to postpone
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maybe do another NBME ASAP i.e 7. Take 2 days to work on ur week areas. day 3 take another nbme. Anything under 210 i would consider extending your exam date.

I woudlnt risk it. You've come this far so don't leave it to faith. Be sure and confident that you will pass this exam.
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And for how long would you extend?
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I would try to work up to at 225 at least. if you're currently around the 200's maybe a couple more weeks of reviewing FA twice and going to Uw for the second time. I think that should be enough.

You can go thru FA twice in 20days while working on Uworld 2 blocks a day or more depending on your speed

it all depends on how much hours you can study in a day.

to do this in about 4 weeks, maybe dedicate at least 10-12 hours (6days a week)
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I also forgot to mention DIT. you can complete DIT 2012 in 10-15 days. and that should boost up your scores at least 10points if not more.




dont worry you're close.. just keep working.
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