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uworld step 1 score formula

uworld step 1 score formula...

(UW avg. x 2.4) + 84 = three digit score...

....is it accurate...??
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I feel like it's overestimating my score by about 10 points. I compared my NBME score to this one using the formula.
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well there r 2 formulas that r floating around...
2nd one is

(UW avg. x 2.44) + 70 = three digit score...
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 Originally Posted by khushboo well there r 2 formulas that r floating around... 2nd one is (UW avg. x 2.44) + 70 = three digit score...
Can we use these formula for offline NBME forms too?or do you have another formula for that???
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no its not for NBME....

m attaching a file for NBME score correlation...i dont know how much it is accurate....
Attached Files
 NBME-SCORE-DATA (1).pdf (30.9 KB)
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 Originally Posted by hedihav_x Can we use these formula for offline NBME forms too?or do you have another formula for that???
Offline NBME forms cannot really predict your score as the answers that are provided with it are generally what someone "thinks" is right. Online NBME are more trustworthy.
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 Originally Posted by khushboo uworld step 1 score formula... (UW avg. x 2.4) + 84 = three digit score... ....is it accurate...??
This is quite accurate to my UWSA1 score!

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