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how to study kaplan blue book

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by Slimfast, May 13, 2008.

  1. Slimfast

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    When you guys study with the Kaplan blue book do you read and go through every single page of every section (biology, chem, inorganic, etc...)?

    It just seems like there's way too much information- it can't all possibly be tested, can it?
     
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    haha well i can tell you that for bio, there's a lot more that's tested on than what's in the book. for orgo and chem, i think it does a pretty well rounded job of going through everything you need to know. it's really not that much material if you do 4-5 hrs each day...
     
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    I agree - you're going to need more than that for bio. It was fine for gen chem and orgo though. And yes, only a very small fraction of it will be tested, but all of it could be tested so you still have to know it all (or as much as you can).
     
  4. OMFS08

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    Just for sport, how long did it take you guys to complete the Kaplan BLUE book?:rolleyes:
     
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    few weeks. orgo was fastest. chem so so and bio took the longest...
     
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    Kaplan is too basic and cursory (mainly for Bio). Learn it cold and supplement with Cliffs, Schaum's, Campbell's, Destroyer, etc.
     
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    Yeah, it seems like everybody only took a few weeks to a month to complete the Kaplan Blue book. The shortest I heard was 1 week! I think that is absurd. No matter how basic the information, YOU NEED TO KNOW IT! But hey thats just my opinion.
     
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