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How soon should I take the MCAT after I finish a Kaplan course?

Discussion in 'MCAT Discussions' started by Member 870, Apr 14, 2007.

  1. Member 870

    Member 870 The Member... 7+ Year Member

    Feb 18, 2007
    The Mid-South
    Here's my situation. I'm taking the Kaplan course from May 22 - Aug 4. Should I take the MCAT two days later on Aug 6, or wait a few days later for the Aug 9 or Aug 14 exam? I guess my underlying question is how long should I let my mind rest before I take the test? I've seen on other threads that some people work problem sets up until an hour before the actual test, but shouldn't there be a rest time between 5 hour tests? Sorry to ramble.

    MCAT 1: 26 - 11V, 8P, 7B

    MCAT 2: 24 - 9V, 7P, 8B

    MCAT 3: ? Hopefully higher than a 31.:luck:
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  3. DrBowtie

    DrBowtie Final Countdown Moderator Emeritus 10+ Year Member

    Feb 24, 2005
    I'd say the 9th would give your mind a bit of a rest while giving you enough to do go over your weakest points.

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