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I'm sure this is allowed, but would anyone strongly recommend against it?

I have the cracking manual and no formal economics experience, but I'm all jacked up and ready to study!!!!

Just debating if I should study for one and take the exam, then do the other or attempt them back to back.
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I'm sure this is allowed, but would anyone strongly recommend against it?

I have the cracking manual and no formal economics experience, but I'm all jacked up and ready to study!!!!

Just debating if I should study for one and take the exam, then do the other or attempt them back to back.
You can definitely do them back-to-back. I had no former economics background and passed. But I think about any economics book is written better than Cracking the AP manual if you don't have prior knowledge. I ended up borrowing an economics book from a coworker and flew through that text much faster than I was with Cracking. You can compare the sections to make sure everything is covered. But be sure to take the practice tests in the CLEP Official Study Guide and go over the problems again. I probably studied 20-25 hours total.
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I did one on Tuesday and the next on Wednesday but that was more of a scheduling issue. You could easily do same day
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Thanks for the replies. I can now confirm it is definitely possible.

Sat for them both today. Micro (70/80), then Macro(69/80). Definitely preferred since I only had to make one trip.

Mentioning for posterity: Started studying last Tuesday 2/13 and used only ACDC Econ plus the Cracking Practice Exams to prepare. Definitely adequate.
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