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How extensive is the chemistry?

Discussion in 'PCAT Discussions' started by Plowi, Dec 19, 2005.

  1. Plowi

    Plowi Member
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    Are there a lot of formulas and calculations or is it mainly concept? Im studying for the January 21st PCAT atm.
     
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  3. DHG

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    Concepts... The calculations (such that there are) are easy. Things like conversions and molarity/molality, etc... Problems were similar to Barron's study guide. If you can do basic calculations you will be fine. Focus more on concepts.
     
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    I totally agree with DHG. I spent too much time working on calculations when studying for the test. Remember you won't have a calculator when you take the actual test, so there is a limit to what they can ask you to do calculation wise. Be sure you understand concepts and be able to do organic nomenclature.
     
  5. usi

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    Simple calculations but do them FAST!
     
  6. Plowi

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    Thanks, I appreciate it.

    How are the math calculations? What is the hardest type of calculation I can expect? Would you suggest any focused area of study for the math section?
     
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    study your calculus, i was really surpised by how much calculus there was on there.
     

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