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Old 11-10-2005, 11:10 AM
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Hi everyone, If you feel that you take notes that could help future exam takers, why not fax them to me so I can organize them and make an area for students to share notes. PM me here and I will send you my fax number. P.S. Snail mail works too!
I suspect I'm not the only curious one here -- are you guys planning to compile and publish something?
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Nope, we won't be selling anything. Tom's just going to compile stuff and offer it back to the community for free. We were kicking ideas around the other day and this was one of the ideas.

Tom, could you also post that in the heading, that none of this stuff is being sold, that it's being offered back to everyone for free? Yikes, I didn't think of that possible misunderstanding. Thanks for bring it up, Utan.
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No problemo.
Not checked for accuracy or completeness, either, then, eh? (:
Personally, I think I have enough material to read for these things already, but I'm sure it's a good idea for some folks!
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No problemo.
Not checked for accuracy or completeness, either, then, eh? (:
they just want to fit in with the crowd.
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I think the main thing that they will be useful for will be the opportunity to see how other people solved the same problem.

This is really intended to be a resource that people can use at their own discretion, but I just wanted something there.

I would think of it as something that could supplement other study materials.
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What about copyright violations?
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What about copyright violations?
Well, we wouldn't want that.

What we are looking for are formula sheets (you know, the sheet that you squeeze as much useful info as you can on one side of a paper and memorize it like it's your job), problems that you've worked out (doesn't have to be all of them, maybe there were a few that you thought were particularly hard, but found an easier way) or maybe just all of your notes and I will be able to tell if they are against any copyright laws.

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Something that could have been useful to me BEFORE the exam!

J/k - thanks for the effort guys.
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Tom,

Would you accept attachments of files? I have Word/Excel docs from a few exams, and I can send those to you by e-mail.
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Didn't there used to be a section somewhere on here that had that type of stuff?
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