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Examkrackers: 1001 questions for bio and ochem

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    I love the practice in my EK 1001 questions for Gen Chem...so i'm interested in buying the bio and ochem. Should I buy the standalone questions(1001 quesitons) or the other one which covers lectures and questions?
     

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      tissy said:
      I love the practice in my EK 1001 questions for Gen Chem...so i'm interested in buying the bio and ochem. Should I buy the standalone questions(1001 quesitons) or the other one which covers lectures and questions?

      Hi,
      May I know is it really 1001 multiple choice questions in EK or just question and answer? Thanks for your inputs! :)
       

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        dj7DDS said:
        Hi,
        May I know is it really 1001 multiple choice questions in EK or just question and answer? Thanks for your inputs! :)

        I have almost all EK books. yes 1001 multiple choice questions. Their G'Chem may be over-kill for the DAT. I only concentrated on my weak areas. Their bio & o'chem books are not as good in my opinion. I very much like the EK books. I bought them and used them to study & fnd my weak areas.

        tissy said:
        I love the practice in my EK 1001 questions for Gen Chem...so i'm interested in buying the bio and ochem. Should I buy the standalone questions(1001 quesitons) or the other one which covers lectures and questions?

        the more the better. I bought both.
         
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          dat_student said:
          I have almost all EK books. yes 1001 multiple choice questions. Their G'Chem may be over-kill for the DAT. I only concentrated on my weak areas. Their bio & o'chem books are not as good in my opinion. I very much like the EK books. I bought them and used them to study & fnd my weak areas.



          the more the better. I bought both.


          what did you use mostly for the bio section? i found that the EK bio book was alot better than the Kaplan blue book in alot of areas. right now im really liking the EK bio + high-yield biology combo. I also have schaum but its a bit much.
           

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            tuan209 said:
            what did you use mostly for the bio section? i found that the EK bio book was alot better than the Kaplan blue book in alot of areas. right now im really liking the EK bio + high-yield biology combo. I also have schaum but its a bit much.

            Bio:
            I thoroughly read the following:
            1) Princeton Review for MCAT students << good for everything but plants
            2) Kaplan Review Book << a must for the plant stuff
            3) High Yield Bio << I also used High Yield G'Chem & O'Chem
            I used the following books as ref.:
            4) Diff AP books (did some of the tests, not all)
            5) schuam (only a few pages, my weak areas)
            6) EK Bio (some of the questions)
            7) online resources

            Real DAT:
            I think I missed one or two bio questions.
             

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                dj7DDS said:
                However, i saw amazon.com states that "This book contains 101 MCAT Biology passages and 1001 questions overall." What does that mean? i am a little bit confused... Here's the link:

                pls see editorial reviews:
                http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/18.../103-8917778-9083825?ie=UTF8&n=283155&s=books

                Thanks for any inputs!! :)

                "1001 questions in MCAT biology":
                Most questions are passage based

                "1001 questions in MCAT chemistry"
                I don't see any passages in this one. I use this book for classes I teach. It's a very good book. Again, this may be over-kill for the DAT
                 
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