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deleting out per LSAC policy
« on: October 02, 2006, 11:43:21 AM »
sorry

bosco17

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2006, 11:52:22 AM »
when i came across the last passage, and saw it was science related... i was relieved at first. the culture passage had some difficult questions, and i figured, the science one would be pretty straightforward... obviously, that wasn't the case. i still remember seeing like 30 seconds left on my timer, and trying to figure out how i was going to answer the last two questions, and just seeing that the last question took up like half the page. very frustrating.

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Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2006, 11:54:49 AM »
I agree.  The questions themselves were WAY too long.  There wasn't any empty space.  Too overwhelming for my eyes.   :o  I need to see blank space that signals some type of end.  :P

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2006, 11:55:18 AM »
I forgot to start my timer (it was section 1 for me) which threw me off. I must have spent 11minutes on passage 1.

Then I did passage 2, then I rushed through passage 4, then skimmed passage 3 and guessed on all of the questions.

 >:(

I echo your comments on the question stem and answer choice length.

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2006, 12:04:42 PM »
What I thought was the tipping point for the RC passage was the (perceived) high number of MBT, or inference questions and the sheer length of each answer choice.   

I recall thinking this as well when I was guessing on the last passage I did. I recall looking for the global or detail questions to do first and there were only one or two out of 8.

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Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2006, 12:23:42 PM »
Yeah, the last Science passage got all D's from me.  That tells you my timing on that bullsh*t section.

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2006, 11:31:20 PM »
The last two passages in R.C...wow. Just...wow. I didn't get to that last passage until 5 minutes left in the section. I looked at the sheer length of the answer choices and nearly pissed myself. I felt like I was about to read a manual on how to fully-assemble a Boeing 767 from scratch. I skimmed through the passage, didn't understand much, guessed, and prayed. 'Nuff said.

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2006, 11:52:34 PM »
well, this seems to be a continuation of the general trend that the RC gets tougher and the LG gets easier.


Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #8 on: October 02, 2006, 11:56:53 PM »
well, this seems to be a continuation of the general trend that the RC gets tougher and the LG gets easier.



Gets easier? I thought the L.G. was still more difficult than about 8/10 practice full-length LSATs I took. It seems like the L.G. and R.C. both became substantially more challenging than any other LSAT in the last 3 or so years.

Re: final thoughts on sept 06 RC
« Reply #9 on: October 03, 2006, 12:21:54 AM »
yeah, i agree.

i mean this lg is easier compared to those of the 1990s.  but i def. think this lg  and rc were more difficult than the recent tests.