How helpful are Pearson Tests?

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  1. belmont3

    belmont3

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    How helpful are Pearson Tests? In what way(s) do they help to prepare for the PCAT? Are they highly recommended or do you think they're just waste of money?
     
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  3. vanessalix

    vanessalix 2+ Year Member

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    Highly recommended! Biology and chemistry actually have some passage-format questions that I only found out from taking Pearson. Also more practice for verbal and math.
     
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    romaniangirl 2+ Year Member

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    They were the only thing I used to study (No Dr. Collins or anything) and I got 90+ in each section!!! HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!
     
  5. belmont3

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    Did you buy all of them? or did you pick any particular tests?
     
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    Sugoi Travis 2+ Year Member

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    All of the practice tests are worth taking.
     
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    romaniangirl 2+ Year Member

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    Yes if you have the money, buy them all! I was on a budget so I just bought PT 3 and 4 and those helped a lot! I've heard that PT 4 is the hardest so I used that one to gauge myself right before I took the real thing so I would know where my score would be.
     
  8. belmont3

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    From your own experience, which one is more similar to the actual test? I'm on a budget too :)
     
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    romaniangirl 2+ Year Member

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    I think PT 4 is the best one to prepare for the exam! If you're only going to buy one, then make sure you get PT 4. I think that PT 3 is next on the list of helpfulness and PT 2 is the least like the exam out of all 3.
     

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