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Old 07-26-2013
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please give me your feedback about doing ALL the nbme's

is it really necessary or important sp since right answers are not available easily

thank you
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I did every single one. I did the offline NBME 1, 2, 3, and 4. I also did the online ones: 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, and 15.

It's good because it helps you see the concept it multiple ways. There were so many question repeats between the NBMEs it was a shocker. Also, it's a good and easy way to build up your stamina. Doing 200 questions straight without taking a break, means you can do 4 blocks on the real exam without a break.

I've built enough stamina where I can go 2-3 blocks straight without taking a break.
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