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Hi everyone,

I'm studying for step 2 ck. Im already done with Kaplan lectures notes and MTB step 2 ck. The thing is that reviewing a block of questions (44 questions) takes me a lot of time (like 6 hrs of just reading the questions and answers). Sometimes i annotate some facts that i consider really important. Is it possible to do two blocks of questions in a day (my usual day is 9am to 6pm)

Its that not enough study time?
Im doing it the wrong way?
Im a slow reader?

I would appreciate any help, this thing is killing me

Please help!!!

I would like to complete the question bank in a month!
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I'd say that's a normal pace. Initially it's OK to spend an entire day finishing just one block but with time you will pick up speed as topics will start to get repeated.

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Hey , this is totally normal for your 1st round with the Qbank ,, you will get used to it and with time you will do 1,5 block/day ,, then you will be able to do 2 block/day from time to time ,, just take your time learning and taking notes ,, Good Luck
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Is it just me, or i find it extremely boring to review the explanations of 44 questions? I guess its not the same as watching video lectures
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Is it just me, or i find it extremely boring to review the explanations of 44 questions? I guess its not the same as watching video lectures
Yeah man its quite boring
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Boring but most important part of studying.
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Hey , this is totally normal for your 1st round with the Qbank ,, you will get used to it and with time you will do 1,5 block/day ,, then you will be able to do 2 block/day from time to time ,, just take your time learning and taking notes ,, Good Luck
The question is: should i review the explanations to questions that i know the subject well (eg. Infective endocarditis) or there is something to learn from every question?
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The question is: should i review the explanations to questions that i know the subject well (eg. Infective endocarditis) or there is something to learn from every question?

My advice. Read everything. every well known topic has extra hidden details that worth reading.
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