Section Bank scores... do I need to push back my July 7 MCAT?

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    Hey guys so I got kinda wrecked harder than most on the Section Bank from the AAMC. My scores are as follows

    Bio/Biochem: 79%

    Chem/Phys: 75%

    Psych/Soc: 71% (yikes)

    I'm aiming for 130+ in these three categories but my test is only in 4 weeks. Do I need to push back? Some of the questions I missed in Bio/Biochem and Chem/Phys were just stupid errors. If it matters my Q-Packs scores are as follows:
    -Bio Q-Pack 1 83%
    -Bio Q-Pack 2 85%
    -Chem Q-Pack 83%

    Do those suggest content gaps? I've gone through the ones I got wrong and completely understand why I was wrong on them but I'm wondering how large of a content gap there is in those scores.

    Lastly, do I need to push back my MCAT date?
    Any help is appreciated!
     

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      Hey guys so I got kinda wrecked harder than most on the Section Bank from the AAMC. My scores are as follows

      Bio/Biochem: 79%

      Chem/Phys: 75%

      Psych/Soc: 71% (yikes)

      I'm aiming for 130+ in these three categories but my test is only in 4 weeks. Do I need to push back? Some of the questions I missed in Bio/Biochem and Chem/Phys were just stupid errors. If it matters my Q-Packs scores are as follows:
      -Bio Q-Pack 1 83%
      -Bio Q-Pack 2 85%
      -Chem Q-Pack 83%

      Do those suggest content gaps? I've gone through the ones I got wrong and completely understand why I was wrong on them but I'm wondering how large of a content gap there is in those scores.

      Lastly, do I need to push back my MCAT date?
      Any help is appreciated!
      You won't know until you take a FL exam.

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      Dr.Gains

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        Fair enough. Are those scores good or bad for the SB and Q-Packs?
        It's difficult to say because it's quite subjective. But the general consensus is that >80% on Qpacks and >70% on SB is pretty good. That's why if I were you I'd take a FL to more accurately see where I'm at.

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