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Old 07-12-2019, 08:41 AM
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I ordered the 2019 Exam 8 Study Kit Update, and it looks like my version is printed incorrectly. In the tables, all values are clustered together to the left, making it difficult to tell which values are supposed to appear in which column. I'm attaching a picture of a sample page.

Anyone else have this problem? I contacted CAS to see if they'll replace my copy.
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Old 07-12-2019, 08:48 AM
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Yeah I have the same issue. They emailed someone about it as it seems like they had a list of people that had the issue, but sent the email to my email address instead of whoever it was supposed to go to. The actual SK looks ok though.
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At first glance all the numbers appear to the same tho, so is it okay if we just use the old (pre-updated) version? What’s really changed?
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At first glance all the numbers appear to the same tho, so is it okay if we just use the old (pre-updated) version? What’s really changed?
Just curoius - if you use the SK update to work 2015 Q#9, do you get *exactly* the model answer of 179.6? (Are the detrend facors, EER and LDF lookups based on CSLC exactly the same?)
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Yeah I have the same issue. They emailed someone about it as it seems like they had a list of people that had the issue, but sent the email to my email address instead of whoever it was supposed to go to. The actual SK looks ok though.

did you at least point it out? Person may be waiting for a response if not
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For those with incorrectly printed study kit, you just need to email CAS and they will give you a correct one
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Old 08-08-2019, 02:51 PM
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Also, if they sent you both the SK and the SKU, the SK should have whatever is in the updated one, but the numbers are in the correct location.
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It's still not clear to me if any of the numbers in the tables are different from last year. Either way, I'll probably not bother to order it.
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It's still not clear to me if any of the numbers in the tables are different from last year. Either way, I'll probably not bother to order it.
They are different. But honestly the structure is all the same so as long as you know where they are on the exam then you are fine. Plus, using the new kit will not reconcile with all the related problems written prior to this sitting so, you good.
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