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September Test Day is upon us! Good luck!

Re: 14 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #10 on: September 12, 2009, 05:33:06 PM »
Maybe you've capped?  That's not a fun answer, so let's consider alternatives. Perhaps there are small things that you can change. RC seems to be your Achille's hell. I think that one thing to remember is that they are all basically Must Be True questions. Treat them like that.

nooyyllib

Re: 14 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #11 on: September 12, 2009, 05:36:57 PM »
yeah RC is def. a killer.

I'm going to review ALL the LR questions i got wrong so far tonight and sunday. 

Good thing is after all those PTs, when i did the 5 section test, fatigue didnt set in.

I'm praying to God that the actual lsat for me would me LG/LR/LG break LR/RC - this was how my June 09 was.

and how do you review incorrect RC questions? Is that even possible?

Re: 14 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #12 on: September 12, 2009, 05:53:50 PM »
I guess that I just read the passage over again (slower) to really get to the nitty gritty.  My October test had two RCs (first and third).  And I did okay still :)

Re: 13 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #13 on: September 13, 2009, 10:50:36 AM »
I've definitely seen improvements by not marking up the RC section.  The more I try to underline and write little notes - it not only slows me down - but I lose a bit of focus and lose some focus.  By just trying to read it quickly, only marking what "the critics say" and a few items which I think will appear as questions later, my score has gone up a lot.

Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #14 on: September 15, 2009, 08:44:29 AM »
Advice: If you think that you did horribly on your first section, don't psyche yourself out. It's likely that that section is the experimental section.  Keep on studying, everyone!

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Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #15 on: September 15, 2009, 08:51:09 AM »
but I lose a bit of focus and lose some focus.

Apparently.

nooyyllib

Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #16 on: September 15, 2009, 10:35:47 AM »
LoL @ Earlcat

It's unfortunate to prep while in school. Ugh, impossible for me to do 5 sections in the morning before class. Like today, I only got 3 done and I started at 8:20 am. So i've been taking last one or two sections after classes.  Maybe that will be beneficial (?) since I'm taking the last sections after being totally worn out after classes??


Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #17 on: September 15, 2009, 10:43:32 AM »
It would be best to do them all at the same time, or at least four at the same time (with break).  But I don't think that you'll in any way be totally disadvantaged by the way you are doing it now.

Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #18 on: September 15, 2009, 11:39:17 AM »

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Re: 11 Days until September Test Day!
« Reply #19 on: September 15, 2009, 12:57:27 PM »
september test be hardest ever.