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    MCAT 2024 study groups, sessions, buddies available?

    Hi there, I saw some similar topics about MCAT study buddies, groups etc. from 2023. I was just wondering if some people planning to take the MCAT in 2024 or later want to join and study together. I feel like that will be fun. We can do Zoom or something. Let me know if anyone is up for that...
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    TBR or EK?

    Hi, I hope everyone is doing fine. I am close to start studying for the MCAT which I am planning to take on April 2023. I got my hands on used books from TBR and EK thanks to some friends who passed them down to me. I was wondering which ones would be better to use for content review. For now my...
  3. cmanigat


    I participated in a pre-med MCAT Prep program last summer with Blueprint (NextStep MCAT Prep). I accidentally received 2 sets of the MCAT prep material and unfortunately, they did not accept returns/exchanges. Thus, I have 2 identical sets of 9 MCAT prep books and I would like to sell one of...
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    For Sale Berkeley Review, Princeton Review and Kaplan MCAT books for sale.

    Hello, I have various MCAT books and study prep for sale. Berkeley Review: ( Biology Part 1 &2, Chemistry part 1&2, and Physics part 1& 2) These are the new ones published in 2018. I only used them briefly so they are still in brand new condition. There are no markings or highlighting in these...
  5. student-of-life

    Selling Kaplan and Examkrackers MCAT Book Sets

    I'm selling my 2018 - 2019 Kaplan set (good condition) and the most recent 10th Edition Examkrackers set (like new). From the research I did, these are the two best book review sets on the market. Kaplan new on amazon is 135; EK is 164. I'll sell both sets for 200 including shipping. PM me if...
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    MCAT Questions

    Hello Guys! I'm new to sdn and am applying to med school this cycle. Having recently taken the MCAT and improved 17 points from my first practice test, I just wanted to make a thread in case anyone had any study questions about it :)
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    Tips for retaking/Should I retake the MCAT? 507, 3.91 GPA

    I can't decide if I should retake it or when would be the best time to retake it. I'm a Texas resident and am planning on mainly applying in state. I am confident that I could do better if I study more because I only studied for 1.5 months the first time around. I could retake it on July 21 and...
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    Opinions on my MCAT study plan?

    Hey guys, I need some constructive criticism on my MCAT study plan if anyone would be kind enough to assist me. I am taking a TPR course this summer and reviewing content fully. I will be studying and taking practice exams and doing practice problems from early May until mid August, and am...
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    Khan Academy videos over reading?

    I'm struggling to get through the readings in the review books (ExamKrackers) since it's boring. Also I find I do not learn as well from just reading and do better if it is taught outloud in a lecture. I know Khan Academy offers MCAT review videos and was wondering if just watching those and...
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    Best MCAT One-on-one tutoring

    I have seen that multiple companies such as NextStep, Princeton review, and kaplan offer one-on-one online tutoring. I know that it is usually more expensive then the courses but I think tutoring would be the best, and most effiecient way to help my studying. Any recommendations on what...
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    Should I reschedule the MCAT?

    I planed on studying during the semester but I underestimated my courseload. I have currently completed reading EK Chemistry book and should have physics completed by tomorrow. Would it be possible to be prepared for my January 19th test date? Otherwise I’m going to reschedule it to the end of...
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    MCAT Materials for Sale

    Selling EK 10th edition (full set) + Kaplan 7th edition (full set + quick review) Books/binding/pages are in great condition (original box included) but both have highlighting/markings $60 each or $100 for both sets + S/H obo
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    Breaking down the MCAT: MCAT Study Schedule by Gold Standard

    The most difficult thing for most students is to know where to actually start. Once you design your own MCAT schedule and organize your time, all you have to do is stick to your plans and you are half-way there! Just click on any of the links below to get started: When is the best time to take...
  15. rajp98

    MCAT Plan

    Hi, I'll be starting my Junior year of college this coming Fall, and I realize that it's now time to start studying for the big MCAT. I'm planning on starting studying next week from Monday, I have the TPR and Kaplan books- but the problem is that I have no clue on where or how to start...
  16. Gilakend

    For Sale 2013 The Berkeley Review Books (OChem, Physics, Bio, Gen Chem, CARS)

    I have the set of 9 books that I am selling. Will do paypal for payment. Will post pics if wanted, very good condition. No writing or markings in the books. Would strongly prefer to sell all together. PM with for more info if wanted or with offers. Will ship from Ohio or Michigan. Thanks!
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    Selling Examkrackers complete home study package (9th edition updated for new MCAT).

    Took the MCAT last June and am selling my Examkrackers complete home study package. A comprehensive review of all the info from each section of the MCAT. 6 books. Basically new condition as I only used them to study less than a year ago. Originally purchased for $274. Currently looking for...
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    MCAT Study Books for Sale (2015)

    I have the Examkrackers Complete Study Set ($175 new on amazon) Includes Chemistry, Physics, Biology 1&2, Verbal Reasoning, and Psychology and Sociology Books. Some books have highlighting/notes in them. -$100+shipping Berkley Review- All hardly used ***BR Sold*** Gen Chem I&II ($69 new) -...
  19. starfruit138

    Summer Biochem with MCAT study or Gap Year

    I was planning to take a gap year, but the closer it gets the more I just want to go straight to medical school. I am a year behind in chemistry, meaning I am finishing up ochem as a junior. I need biochemistry before I can take the MCAT, and it is offered as a 6-week summer course at my...
  20. The People's Tutor

    Free MCAT Sociology Lecture Series on Youtube

    Check out this new free MCAT Sociology Lecture Series on Youtube. New videos will be posted on a regular basis!
  21. The People's Tutor

    Free MCAT Sociology Lecture Series on Youtube

    Check out this new free MCAT Sociology Lecture Series on Youtube. New videos will be posted on a regular basis!
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    Kaplan MCAT vs Real MCAT 2015

    Hi everyone, So I have been studying for the MCAT for the past three months, and I am taking it July 22nd. For those who have taken it in addition to the Kaplan Full Lengths, how does the difficulty compare? My scores on the Kaplan are usually around 509, and my highest is a 511. I would...
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    Do I have to remember every detail from Mcat books?

    For example in this paragraph of the chemistry review from kaplan: Do I have to remember stuff like "Some transition metals—copper, nickel, silver, gold, palladium, and platinum—are relatively nonreactive, a property that makes them ideal for the production of coins and jewelry." -- Is this...
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    MCAT 2016 Study Partner in Columbus, OH

    Hi Guys, I'm looking for a study partner/group in the Columbus, OH area. Preferably near Ohio State University/Medical Center. I was supposed to take the exam this month but I did not feel prepared so I rescheduled until May. Anyone studying and looking to take the exam the same time, please...
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    2015 TPR Science Workbook, CARS Workbook, In Class Compendium---Brand New

    I am selling the Science Workbook, CARS Workbook, and In-Class Compendium individually. They are very difficult to find and provide great practice. These copies have never been used and are in brand new condition. PM for offers!
  26. Gold Standard Multimedia

    MCAT Best MCAT prep resources

    The new Gold Standard MCAT website is now live! On the site you will find links to the best MCAT prep courses, full-length practice tests, a free MCAT practice test and videos. Click here for all the details: MCAT FAQs Also included are comprehensive information about the exam...
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    For Sale SN2ed MCAT Set Complete

    Complete SN2ed set plus Princeton Review Verbal Workbook. All books are in excellent condition with none to minimal pencil markings inside. As can be seen in the pictures, in some of the books (TBR Bio, TBR Gen Chem, O. Chem, EK 101 Passages, and EK 1001 Biology) the pages are attached via a...
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    Selling MCAT Study Materials - Berkeley Review & ExamKrackers

    Hi Guys, First year in medical school and no longer in need of MCAT study materials. I have the following books for sale, individually or as a group (excluding shipping). If you live in the Philadelphia/South NJ area, we can meet in person to avoid shipping costs. Books are in good condition...
  29. Gold Standard Multimedia

    Get ready for the January 2016 MCAT test with over 4000 Q&A

    January testing can be a great opportunity for students that are finishing final exams for their Fall semester in December. If you are thinking of taking the MCAT in January 2016, now is the perfect time to start looking for your prep material. Gold Standard has come up with an unique MCAT...