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So I've been studying for about 7 weeks non-stop now, and I am starting to get tired of studying and feeling a bit overwhelmed. I took NBME 6 about 1 week after I started studying and made 370/191 and decided i need to really focus on my weak areas. I spent alot of time going over biochem (at least 5 days), and I am still barely making 40-50% in Qbank. Right now I am 78% done with Qbank and still only averaging 56%.
I am also at 70% of gunner training, but only 11% mastery. I just feel like I'm not improving as much as I would like, and I'm feeling a bit down because most of my classmates are getting ready to take their test within the next couple weeks, and I delayed mine.
I am planning to read through FA completely this week, as well as finish Qbank, then take another NBME. Hopefully I improve
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Just relax. Whatever the problem is, we'll be able to solve it. Take a deep breath and think. Maybe the problem is with your basic concept. Like if you're saying that you're weak in biochemistry then maybe you should go back to kaplan biochem and give it a quick read. FA never helps to make the concept. Was your kaplan read good? Were you able to retain stuff?
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I didn't read Kaplan LN for biochem but I did go through Goljan RR biochem a while back. I feel like I understand when I read it, but after a while I forget it so I have to constantly do questions.
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