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I'm a slow reader. This fact became evidently clear to me after I finished my step 1 exam. The exam felt rushed as I would end each block with roughly 3-5 minutes remaining. I recently completed my NBME 4 (231) yesterday, but again I rushed myself and had less than 5 minutes at the end of the block.

I understand the actual exam would be much longer than NBME or Uworld. Besides practicing on question banks and nbmes, is there any tips/tricks you guys could provide to help me go through questions faster? Sometimes i try to read so fast that I can finish an entire paragraph and have no idea what it mentioned. My exam is less than 30 days from now. Any advice would be appreciated thank you.
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Oh, I really understand you ... I am slow reader as well

Sometime to read the last sentence of the question helps me to save a loooot of time ....

Good luck!!
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Oh, I really understand you ... I am slow reader as well

Sometime to read the last sentence of the question helps me to save a loooot of time ....

Good luck!!
One person mentioned to me that in the actual CK exam, it doesnt help reading the last line. Is there some truth to this?
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