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Verbal Reasoning Raw Score..

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by Vasiley Zaitsev, Feb 26, 2002.

  1. Vasiley Zaitsev

    Vasiley Zaitsev Senior Member
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    Practice VR raw scores....55 out of 65 and higher...do these translate into double digit VR scores? Please help me judge my progress!

    owcc16
     
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  3. BCgirl

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    </font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by owcc16:
    <strong>Practice VR raw scores....55 out of 65 and higher...do these translate into double digit VR scores? Please help me judge my progress!

    owcc16</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">owcc,

    It all depends on the practice test that you're writing (the scales vary since your score depends on how others do). Anyway, 55/65 and higher is good and (I think) would probably result in a double digit VR score. For example, with AAMC V 55 would be a 12 (55-65 is &gt;/= 12), but with AAMC IV, it would be an 11 (47-56 is 10-11). So, it looks like you're in pretty good shape so far.

    For me, both those tests were basically perfect indicators for my actual score. I got a 55/65 on AAMC IV and 56/65 on AAMC V and ended up with an 11 on the real thing (no, I didn't remember those, I'm looking at my practice tests :) )

    Good luck to you and everyone else writing the MCAT soon!! :) I feel for you all....
     
  4. Street Philosopher

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    -10/65 is pretty much a guarantee of a double digit score. I never once got anything near -10 (the best I ever did on practice was like -15... I'm not sure I even got that close actually... I think my best may have been like -17.) Ended up with a double digit verbal on my first MCAT. (no idea how that happened but I'm not going to question it <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> ) My verbal tests were from the princeton review books... the verbal wookbook and practice tests A-D. I haven't taken AAMC tests yet.

    In summary, 55 or higher is almost a lock for 10+. Cheers
     
  5. Vasiley Zaitsev

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    </font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by BCgirl:
    <strong> </font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by owcc16:
    <strong>Practice VR raw scores....55 out of 65 and higher...do these translate into double digit VR scores? Please help me judge my progress!

    owcc16</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">owcc,

    It all depends on the practice test that you're writing (the scales vary since your score depends on how others do). Anyway, 55/65 and higher is good and (I think) would probably result in a double digit VR score. For example, with AAMC V 55 would be a 12 (55-65 is &gt;/= 12), but with AAMC IV, it would be an 11 (47-56 is 10-11). So, it looks like you're in pretty good shape so far.

    For me, both those tests were basically perfect indicators for my actual score. I got a 55/65 on AAMC IV and 56/65 on AAMC V and ended up with an 11 on the real thing (no, I didn't remember those, I'm looking at my practice tests :) )

    Good luck to you and everyone else writing the MCAT soon!! :) I feel for you all....</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">thanks for the replies! These are on Kaplan VR review notes tests and VR kaplan section tests...thanks all!

    owcc16
     

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