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Old 11-17-2011, 01:04 PM
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How many Spring 2012 MLC Progress threads are we going with this sitting?
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Anyway, where is everybody at and what books are you using? I'm using MQR and the old ASM manual. Just getting into premiums.
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Anyway, where is everybody at and what books are you using? I'm using MQR and the old ASM manual. Just getting into premiums.
I use BPP. Really simple to understand. I just read through the first chapter yesterday.
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I took MFE Saturday, and I'm planning on ordering the BPP material within the next couple of weeks. Then in January I'll know if I'm planning a double sit! I plan to purchase an ADAPT subscription as well but I'll wait a bit on that.
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I took MFE Saturday, and I'm planning on ordering the BPP material within the next couple of weeks. Then in January I'll know if I'm planning a double sit! I plan to purchase an ADAPT subscription as well but I'll wait a bit on that.
You think ADAPT is worth it for a paper and pencil exam?
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You think ADAPT is worth it for a paper and pencil exam?
Wait.... what?
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Wait.... what?
Last I checked, MLC is still paper and pencil, and ADAPT simulates CBT. I'm just wondering if it would still be helpful for a paper and pencil exam?
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and ADAPT simulates CBT. I'm just wondering if it would still be helpful for a paper and pencil exam?
Whatever value ADAPT provides (I cannot judge) it is far more from the quality of its problems and its classifying problems by difficulty level than from getting them in the same format that your actual exam will be taken. IMO. YMMV.
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Whatever value ADAPT provides (I cannot judge) it is far more from the quality of its problems and its classifying problems by difficulty level than from getting them in the same format that your actual exam will be taken. IMO. YMMV.
Adapt is well worth the time and money, even though the format is different from the actual exam. It provides cumulative scoring and feedback on your knowledge by subject area. I wouldn't rely solely on Adapt, but imo, it's worth the money to supplement your primary method of studying.
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Cool. Guess I'll be using ADAPT too now for MLC.
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