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Old 08-03-2015
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Hi everyone,
So I have my exam in 6 weeks and I haven’t done UWorld yet, and I’ll be taking 3 NBMEs: My first NBME is gonna be before UWorld, 2nd one after it, and the last is gonna be before the big day.

1. But what types of NBME do you suggest in each stage?
2. Do you suggest purchasing UWSA (UWorld Self-Assessment)? Can I revise my questions afterwards?

Thanks a lot!
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start with uworld ASAP to get as much from it as possible.
The best NBME are the newest ones - 15, 16 and 17. If you have time, do 12 and 13 also.
I did UWSA, do it only if you have time to spare. It's only 4 blocks. They give you a score prediction, but it's not reliable. Questions in UWSA are easier than UW (although somehow I scored lower in UWSA than I score in UW lol).
Kaplan Qbank has two simulated exams which I found pretty cool. Although they have some anoying bugs in it, I found it relatively useful.
In UWSA you can revise questions afterwards. (unlike NBME)

As for extended feedback - you might want to pay the extra 10 bucks to know how many qs you got wrong in each category. I didn't, bc I thought it was useless at first, but I ended up regretting it afterwards. Most importantly, do them ONLINE.
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