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How do you time PS + BS? set number of sectionis in PS and BS section?

Discussion in 'MCAT: Medical College Admissions Test' started by nard9032, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. nard9032

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    I know the verbal section is 7 passages. But as far as PS and BS, I heard it was 7 sections of passage based questions and 3 independent question sets, anyone know?

    Was wondering how I should time the PS and BS
     
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  3. muhali3

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    7 minutes per passage.

    1 minute per discrete, maximum. (13 discretes)
     
  4. zeppelinpage4

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    Kaplan's timing method worked great for me.

    Do all the discrete problems first (13 min.)
    2 passages ( 16 min.)
    2 passages ( 16 min.)
    2 passages (16 min.)
    1 passage ( 9 min. this is usually the hardest passage)
     

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