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Examkrackers bio?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by holacola, Sep 4, 2014.

  1. holacola

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    Can anyone comment on this book? Does it present a sufficient enough content review for the MCAT? Is there a big difference between the 2007 and 2013 versions? Thanks in advance!
     
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    It's probably sufficient to cover content that you NEED to know, but generally, it helps to know a little more than what EK teaches, since your passage analysis isn't going to be 100% perfect all the time and it will help to have more background information.

    I highly recommend TPR Biology for content review. You should supplement this with the TPR Hyperlearning Science Workbook for biology passages.
     
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    I dont think it goes far enough. It was the only thing I used as a quick refresher since I was very strong with bio already as a pharmacy student. On my actual mcat there were several things I only knew due to my background that the book never mentioned.
     
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    Examkrackers is great review for subjects you are strong in. If bio's a weak area, you might do well to consider a different book.
     
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    Thank you all for the advice!
    Anyone know if there's a big difference between the 2007 and 2013 versions? Wondering if it's worth it to buy the new version.
     
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    2013 most likely has less errors.



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    Not good if you need to be taught everything. Perfectly appropriate if you know the basics and/or just need review.

    I used EK exclusively and thought it was excellent and concise. However it's not for everyone.
     
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