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My exam is on 20jan..

please help me in nbme order.
i want to give 1st nbme X on 15 dec ..
2nd nbme Y on 1jan.
3rd nbme Z on 15jan

so please tell me which nbmes should be my XYZ?

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MY LITTLE STUDY PLAN
i am done with uworld 55% commultative
from 1- 15 dec i will revise FAuworld and do kaplan qbank.
from 15-30dec i will do RX +DIT
from 30-20jan ..revise and revise..
(i am little upset with uworld score.i worked very hard for last 7mnths )

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Hi why are you doing DIT?i mean im a month awaytoo from exam.its in december m nconfused whether to do DIT or not in last three weeks,as some ppl say that DIT is just word by word FA.So does it will make any difference???
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my exam is on 20jan..

Please help me in nbme order.
I want to give 1st nbme x on 15 dec ..
2nd nbme y on 1jan.
3rd nbme z on 15jan

so please tell me which nbmes should be my xyz?

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my little study plan
i am done with uworld 55% commultative
from 1- 15 dec i will revise fauworld and do kaplan qbank.
from 15-30dec i will do rx +dit
from 30-20jan ..revise and revise..
(i am little upset with uworld score.i worked very hard for last 7mnths )

x = 11
y = 13
z = 15
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Hi why are you doing DIT?i mean im a month awaytoo from exam.its in december m nconfused whether to do DIT or not in last three weeks,as some ppl say that DIT is just word by word FA.So does it will make any difference???
I dont think taking up any new material in last 3 weeks is a good idea, Stick to what sources you used before and consolidate them. DIT is just some guys reading FA plain. If you think somebody reading the stuff could help you then do go for it , there are some cool quizes in each lecture and review questions they ask. But in all honesty not a good idea to take up in the last 3 weeks
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My exam is on 20jan..

please help me in nbme order.
i want to give 1st nbme X on 15 dec ..
2nd nbme Y on 1jan.
3rd nbme Z on 15jan

so please tell me which nbmes should be my XYZ?

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MY LITTLE STUDY PLAN
i am done with uworld 55% commultative
from 1- 15 dec i will revise FAuworld and do kaplan qbank.
from 15-30dec i will do RX +DIT
from 30-20jan ..revise and revise..
(i am little upset with uworld score.i worked very hard for last 7mnths )
Are u doing DIT 2013 or 2012 ?

Ur plan is great
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IRHA: i don't think so itz a good idea to do DIT in last month as it will take almost 15 days...I am doing it because i have difficulty to actively revise FA ...
Truepassion : thankyou for your kind reply.

nassesro : i am doing 2012 ... 2013 is not available to download
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IRHA: i don't think so itz a good idea to do DIT in last month as it will take almost 15 days...I am doing it because i have difficulty to actively revise FA ...
Truepassion : thankyou for your kind reply.

nassesro : i am doing 2012 ... 2013 is not available to download
Isn't it uncomfortable to do 2012 edition with 2013 FA or u suing 2012 FA?
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first see video of any topic then read it from FA...
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Plz tell me what should be my nbme order
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Plz tell me what should be my nbme order
Man I think any order but make sure u reserve 15 as the last.
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Plz tell me what should be my nbme order
How far is ur exams?
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Last week of january...
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Last week of january...
So u can take nbme 15 a week to your exams. For now just play around with 7 or 11 , 12 or 13.

If u can try and take as many nbme as possible and get explanation for all options.
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Hey...how much have u done uptil now? I think u should do 11 first to assess where u stand and then plan accordingly....I was scoring ok in uw but my nbme score was too low... Am replanning my strategy....
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Thanxz apple..unfortunately my uworld score was also not very good so i am revising it ..
On 15 dec i will give my nbme i hope i'll get satisfactory score otherwise it would be a major setback
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I know.... like u am also appearing in Jan, I feel I have too little time and I have forgotten everything.... But still we have almost 1 and a half month....a lot can be done and improved....
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R u revising uworld only? Or Kaplan?
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Revising kaplan+kaplan qbank+uworld+FA
kaplan qbank is very easy i dont think so it would be helpful..
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hey, are you revising Kaplan qbank or doing it for the first time? and what about rx... first time or revising? how many blocks are you doing a day....

would be glad if you share your day plan

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Oh ok.... Good luck and don't worry we can do it and we will do it....
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Thanxz apple ....yes we will do it...Only thing that matters is ur hardwork....

@nijhum... i am revising qbank ,uworld and FA ..
Almost 2-3 uworld blocks,1 system from FA and kaplan notes,2-3 kaplan qbank blocks per
Day..

NOTE: i already made lots of uworld notes that is why i am able to do 2-3 uworld blocks otherwise it would take 4hr/block.
Kaplan qbank is very easy i dont think so it is very helpful.
I will do rx after uworld and FA revision..
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can you tell how you go about after the nbme??or any suggestions on how to work with the nbme results??
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can you tell how you go about after the nbme??or any suggestions on how to work with the nbme results??
Based on the section result, try to work on your weakest areas. Then compare the next one with the last one. This is a good index to evaluate your improvement.
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Thanxz apple ....yes we will do it...Only thing that matters is ur hardwork....

@nijhum... i am revising qbank ,uworld and FA ..
Almost 2-3 uworld blocks,1 system from FA and kaplan notes,2-3 kaplan qbank blocks per
Day..

NOTE: i already made lots of uworld notes that is why i am able to do 2-3 uworld blocks otherwise it would take 4hr/block.
Kaplan qbank is very easy i dont think so it is very helpful.
I will do rx after uworld and FA revision..
you may go for only moderate n difficult level questions in RX, there is an option to choose, as the easy questions in Rx is a way easier... all the very best dude... looking forward to your detailed exam experience with a stunning score very soon
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Based on the section result, try to work on your weakest areas. Then compare the next one with the last one. This is a good index to evaluate your improvement.

no, i mean...how exactly does one go about that?...
like read thru those areas in FA again?....or do more qs with that specific section..?
or is there any other method?
cuz everyone seems to say , 'consolidate the info....read properly....etc' etc...and sometimes there's massive improvement...sometimes not.
im just wondering exactly what do ppl do to 'consolidate' the info?....
(do u get what i mean?)
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no, i mean...how exactly does one go about that?...
like read thru those areas in FA again?....or do more qs with that specific section..?
or is there any other method?
cuz everyone seems to say , 'consolidate the info....read properly....etc' etc...and sometimes there's massive improvement...sometimes not.
im just wondering exactly what do ppl do to 'consolidate' the info?....
(do u get what i mean?)
I see. Well I think that anyone has his own method. In my case, when I gave my first nbme I had a very low score in bs. So I worked a lot on it, I read the bs part on kaplan and fa again and, at the end, I did 2 days of selective topic qs. The next nbme I had a massive improvement. So this method worked on me but, again, it is up to you understand which is your best way to learn and improve your weak areas.
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I see. Well I think that anyone has his own method. In my case, when I gave my first nbme I had a very low score in bs. So I worked a lot on it, I read the bs part on kaplan and fa again and, at the end, I did 2 days of selective topic qs. The next nbme I had a massive improvement. So this method worked on me but, again, it is up to you understand which is your best way to learn and improve your weak areas.

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