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Dear Friends,

Please give me some tips about how to manage my time in ck exam? I had shortage of time during practice exams.

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In long question stems, skim through the answers and the last sentence on the question to have an idea of what they want while you're reading the question. This way lets you get the most out of the question stem while reading it the first time and decreases the chances that you have to read it again.

In long question stems, highlight the important positives and negatives while you're reading the question. So in case you have to read it again who don't have to go through the whole thing again.

The issue is that you can implement these changes over night. You would have to gradually train your mind to do it. So if you're exam is close I would say just stick to what you're used to.

Good luck
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In long question stems, skim through the answers and the last sentence on the question to have an idea of what they want while you're reading the question. This way lets you get the most out of the question stem while reading it the first time and decreases the chances that you have to read it again.

In long question stems, highlight the important positives and negatives while you're reading the question. So in case you have to read it again who don't have to go through the whole thing again.

The issue is that you can implement these changes over night. You would have to gradually train your mind to do it. So if you're exam is close I would say just stick to what you're used to.

Good luck
Sorry. Lots of mistakes so i had to edit lol

In long question stems, skim through the answers and the last sentence in the question to have an idea of what they want before reading the question. This allows you to get the most out of the question stem while reading it the first time and decreases the chances that you end up having to read the question again.

In long question stems, highlight the important positives and negatives while you're reading the question. So in case you are forced to read it a second time, you don't have to go through the whole thing again.

The issue is that you can't implement these changes over night. You would have to gradually train your mind to do it. So if you're exam is close I would say just stick to what you're used to.

Good luck
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Also, if you are doing UWorld make sure you are doing Unused Timed Random.
The more questions you do the quicker you read through them.

I've read here that the real exam have longer questions than UWorld, so train hard and don't give up.
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