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I just took the final last week, and I didn't get a repeat question from the assignments until the last 6 questions. Thankfully, I didn't take this too lightly, otherwise I could've easily failed.
Do you mean an exact repeat with the same values and exact same answer, or you only had 6 questions where they asked you to do the same type of calculation that you had done in an assignment before (regardless of whether the values used were the same or not)? (I'm assuming you mean exact same values, because a final consisting of 80% new material seems a bit outlandish...)

There really weren't that many different topics covered, and several of my questions involved doing the exact same computations as a previous question but with different given information. There were a few with the exact same values given in the data (and the same answer) but I still worked through them easily because I had seen the type of question in the assignments and had studied the assignments as part of my prep for the final.
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Do you mean an exact repeat with the same values and exact same answer, or you only had 6 questions where they asked you to do the same type of calculation that you had done in an assignment before (regardless of whether the values used were the same or not)? (I'm assuming you mean exact same values, because a final consisting of 80% new material seems a bit outlandish...)

There really weren't that many different topics covered, and several of my questions involved doing the exact same computations as a previous question but with different given information. There were a few with the exact same values given in the data (and the same answer) but I still worked through them easily because I had seen the type of question in the assignments and had studied the assignments as part of my prep for the final.
I just meant that the last 6 were exact repeats. People had mentioned seeing as many as 18 exact repeats, and I was just saying that it isn't always the case. You could say some of the questions were similar, but a lot of them were asking different things than the assignment questions.
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