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Retook class but go B

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Oncie, Jul 30, 2015.

  1. Oncie

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    I retook General Physics 1 this summer. First time around I got a C, this time I got a B.

    I would have gotten an A had I not missed a quiz. It's crazy that one quiz could drop me from an A to a B. It's my own fault, I overslept. The class was 8AM and I was up all night jerking around. I tried asking the instructor for a retake at the time but he wouldn't allow for it. Is there anything I can do about this quiz? Do I even have any options?
     
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    ZedsDed You know what really grinds my gears?
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    Chill bruh. Do well in the rest of your classes. Trends matter infinitely more than one data point.
     
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    The short answer: no.

    The professor had a clear policy regarding quizzes. You know what time the class is, and it wouldn't be fair for any other student if you professor decided to give you preferential treatment.
     
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    Just as note to others who maybe reading this: retaking a class for a single or C or two is not the most efficient use of time, money, and resources towards MD
     
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    Yes, move on and LEARN from this!

    And take responsibility for your actions.




     
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    ;)
     
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