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The Official 04/28/2012 MCAT

Discussion in 'MCAT Discussions' started by HoltMD, 01.15.12.

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  1. sinombre

    sinombre 2+ Year Member

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    Anyone else not applying this cycle if they don't do well enough?
     
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  3. kryptonian

    kryptonian 2+ Year Member

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    Same.
     
  4. TheNewDocToBe

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    Anyone studied the ExamKrackers way, and realized that some of the actual PS questions in 4/28 were pretty similar to some of their practice questions?
     
  5. pfaction

    pfaction 5+ Year Member

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    Generally not knowing about two portions of an application means no stress haha.

    Does anyone know how significantly late you will be if you submit mid-June?
     
  6. justsomedude07

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    dude, you will not be late at all if you apply this month.

    a buddy of mine applied last cycle on june 12th and is going to harvard

    and another buddy of mine applied june 16th and is going to NYU.

    as long as you send your secondaries by the end of july, you will be fine.

     
  7. TheNewDocToBe

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    Adcoms, too, might need a Summer vacation, right.
    So, chill out.
     
  8. MaidMarian

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    .....so antsy.
     
  9. TheNewDocToBe

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    Falling off of the list until the scores have been up...
     
  10. typicalindian

    typicalindian 5+ Year Member

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    Me! I'm gonna reschedule for August and just study my brains out for the retake.
     
  11. kaylasdf123

    kaylasdf123 5+ Year Member

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    I was averaging a 30-31 on practice tests.
    Actual test day sucked...I had to guess on what felt like soooo many questions since time was running out. I honestly feel like I scored 5-6 points below my average.

    I'm so scared right now.
     
  12. Silence Dogood

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    GOT time, that will take my mind off it.
     
  13. pfaction

    pfaction 5+ Year Member

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    S02E09 was ridiculously good. RIDICULOUSLY GOOD. You will watch it like three-four times guaranteed.
     
  14. Caitlin0206

    Caitlin0206 2+ Year Member

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    I just woke up. Again. Has anyone checked thx?

    I'm not checking my score im makin someone else do it
     
  15. sglec

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    I just realized that I had my first MCAT dream last night it went a lil something like this

    I had done poorly on the 4/28 MCAT and I was on the testing site about to take the test and the proctor told everyone in the room that Medical Schools started accepting ACT scores now so we're actually going to take the ACT instead of the MCAT...as soon as he said that I woke up...only in my dreams huh? haha :laugh:
     
  16. vsuku

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    hey everyone,
    thought i would add to the forum. i am a 4/28sdner as well. urgently waiting my scores with you guys. i am a retaker as well. I was averaging a 25 on the AAMC practice exams. I am scared out of my mind about getting my scores today. all our years of studying and dreaming come down to today.
    just remember to have faith. it will all work out the way it is supposed to, and those of us fortunate enough to do well this mcat administration, we will all laugh at this dreadful waiting period. but i predict that it will take a long, LONG time for that to happen lol
     
  17. Caitlin0206

    Caitlin0206 2+ Year Member

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    .....I wish....

    On a slightly related note, do you have to take the pcat for pharmacy school or will the mcat work? This girl told me she didn't take the pcat she only took the mcat and applied md and phrm and got in both but went pharm. She's also been a pharm for 5 years so she applied 9 years ago
     
  18. brandonh4

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    If only S02E01-08 were half as good, might be worth it.
     
  19. pfaction

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    First acceptance and I will, maybe quite literally, jizz in my pants.

    [​IMG]
     
  20. vsuku

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    ahaha love it. we should keep this forum going throughout the app cycle to see how many of us have luck with everything. would be nice to see how we all helped each other thru the hardest exam of our lives to the first day of med school
     
  21. dnt0501

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    I predict between a 22-24. Realistically it may be lower. Only time will tell.:p
     
  22. kaylasdf123

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    quite frankly i'm PRAYING to just get my average right now. i just want my average...nothing more and DEFINITELY nothing less.
     
  23. Caitlin0206

    Caitlin0206 2+ Year Member

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    Probably less than an hour lol
     
  24. ModernAlchemist

    ModernAlchemist Transform and Transcend 7+ Year Member

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    I will be really happy with even my LOWEST practice test score... I'm way nervous

     
  25. itisfriday

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    Maybe the only good thing coming out of this is it seems to be the consensus that this test was difficult for most ... so maybe the curve will help us out.
     
  26. fas376

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    i just woke up.

    how much longer until they put us out of our agony?
     
  27. sinombre

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    Yeah, I'm doing the same thing. Good luck everyone!
     
  28. pfaction

    pfaction 5+ Year Member

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    ...The agony is only beginning dude!!

    Throwing in my own estimate:
    PR average: 28
    AAMC average: I'd say 32.
    04/28: 26M 9/6/11.
     
  29. Caitlin0206

    Caitlin0206 2+ Year Member

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    Dude...I read 26M and my heart started racing, I thought they were out already
     
  30. TinaBina22

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    My adrenal medulla is pumping out high levels of cortisol....

    And I feel like my heart is literally going to jump out of my chest..
     
  31. TinaBina22

    TinaBina22 2+ Year Member

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    lol me too

    who wants to be the sacrificial lamb and go check thx right now?
     
  32. mmckuin

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    Good luck today everyone! Enjoyed ur thread
     
  33. pfaction

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    Adrenal medulla is epinephrine.
    Cortisol is cortex.

    YOU CLOSE SON
     
  34. TinaBina22

    TinaBina22 2+ Year Member

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    Ohhh you're right.

    It's CANE - so Cortisol and Ald are released by the cortex. Welp, lets hope I don't have to retake this bugger, because apparently my little neurons have been fried by the high amounts of chronic stress.
     
  35. Caitlin0206

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    I checked like 10 min ago. I'm not looking lol. Im making my friend or my mom look
     
  36. pfaction

    pfaction 5+ Year Member

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    I dunno where to check actually, if someone tells me I will. Im editing my W&A so it has the "scores" section on there, is that it?
     
  37. shawn829

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    pretty sure u need the pcat to apply to pharm school
     
  38. JD7

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    I'm pretty sure I'll be 20 minutes trying to remember my account and password.
     
  39. Caitlin0206

    Caitlin0206 2+ Year Member

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    Nope...google "mcat thx" and click the first link on google then log in
     
  40. Dires

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    :scared::scared::eek::eek::scared::eek:

    I feel like I'm going up the ramp of a roller coaster... Getting ready for the drop.
     
  41. TinaBina22

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    It's a good thing the building I work at is attached to a hospital..
     
  42. Caitlin0206

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    Pretty sure this is worse. I like rollercoasters. I feel like I'm tied to a train track and there's a train coming...
     
  43. typicalindian

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    https://services.aamc.org/mcatthx/


    Also I just checked. Nothing yet.
     
  44. kaylasdf123

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    just wanted to thank the brave souls checking right now...i just can't do it
     
  45. pfaction

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    BRAVE?!
     
  46. athockey7

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    didnt even take mcat yet and im nervous for the scores to get released :barf:
     
  47. typicalindian

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    I check on my iPhone and cover the screen with my hand and just slowly slide it over so I don't get a nasty surprise 22L
     
  48. Caitlin0206

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    I thought so too. It may have been different way back when
     
  49. kryptonian

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    lol, yeah. I've been refreshing this thread instead of THx. I don't want the numbers splashing right into my face so suddenly. At least there has to be some sort of mental preparation.

    I was thinking AAMC should put out this warning: "MCAT is not for those with history of heart attack" or sth similar. Darn. I'll probably have to drive to hospital and check my score there. In case if I fall into my feet, someone will be able to get me helped immediately.
     
  50. Caitlin0206

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    I was the same way with the other threads also
     
  51. felix2929

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    I feel the exact same way... scored 30s-34 on practice but could have gotten a 25 for all i know. also i took it once last year and got a 28 so i'm doubly scared that i could have done worse!
     

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