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Panic Mode

Discussion in 'DAT Discussions' started by jwnichols21, Aug 11, 2011.

  1. jwnichols21

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    Hey Guys,

    I just took the Kaplan Midterm, about 7 weeks into my studies. I have another 5 weeks until Test Day. I saw improvement in some areas, but not in others. Is the Kaplan Midterm a realistic outlook as to your progression/does it represent the actual DAT well? I'm kinda panicking at this point, so any advice would be great. Thank you.

    Kaplan Diagnostic:
    Bio-14
    GChem-13
    Ochem-12
    PAT-14
    QR-20
    RC-19
    AA-16

    Kaplan Midterm
    Bio-14 :thumbdown:
    GChem-14 :thumbdown:
    OChem-17
    PAT-18
    QR-16 :( My timing was really poor, didn't get to answer like 1/3 of the section
    RC-20 (I don't study this at all, probably will continue not to.)
    AA-16

    So far I've been using Kaplan materials, CDP, and I just started Chad's Vids yesterday. I also plan to complete Destroyer twice and do some Top Score tests before the real thing in 5 weeks.

    Am I screwed?
     
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  3. Demps

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    5 weeks seems more than enough to do well! keep studying hard!

    Chad's and Destroyers for GC and OC should be enough from what I've heard from other people
     
  4. Golfguy

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    You're fine. That midterm is hard! Search around this forum and you'll see people who scored high despite low scores on that wretched exam.
     

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