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Old 02-14-2019, 07:50 PM
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I believe a 0 means less than 50% of the passing score, not a 50% on the exam. A 5 would be 90% of the passing score, then 4 being 80% of the passing score. ect.
You’re right. I remember reading that once a while back.
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The exam was underwhelming. If you can do a solid level 5 ADAPT exam and understand the basics enough to interpret questions worded in an unfamiliar way, you'll be ok.
I agree with this assessment. My final EL was 6.3, and I felt the exam was very manageable. I had some educated guesses on maybe 4, and had plenty of time to go back and review. A couple of questions were unfamiliar, but not impossible to figure out.

But now the waiting begins. I can't imagine why in the world it takes 8 friggin' weeks for them to score this. To get a printed sheet that just says to wait and doesn't have real results was so anticlimactic compared to all the other CBTs.

Come on April!!!
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Does anybody know how the pilot questions work on the exam? If you get a pilot question right, does it count towards your grade?
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Does anybody know how the pilot questions work on the exam? If you get a pilot question right, does it count towards your grade?
Results on pilot questions are not counted in determining your grade.
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Will the SOA give us an exact date on when the exam results will be released?
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