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    Quote Originally Posted by Skavenger85 View Post
    Just finished my review, I 12 partial credit on the personality Q's and 6 wrong on videos and reading comp all together.

    Did you review each question 1 at a time or did you get some sort of answer sheet?


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    Quote Originally Posted by HopefulFF View Post
    Did you review each question 1 at a time or did you get some sort of answer sheet?
    One at a time. They gave you the right answer on the screen and also with the answer you picked the day you took the exam. It tells you fc or pc, full credit or partial credit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skavenger85 View Post
    Just finished my review, I got 12 partial credit on the personality Q's and 6 wrong on videos and reading comp all together.
    So skav, now that you have taken the test and reviewed it and seen what they were looking for on it, how do you feel about the exam as a whole? And thanks for the heads up on how the review will be.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Truckie 1 day View Post
    So skav, now that you have taken the test and reviewed it and seen what they were looking for on it, how do you feel about the exam as a whole? And thanks for the heads up on how the review will be.
    Man idk it leaves me scratching my head. I wonder how they gonna grade it, but, I saw a lot of faces looking like they sucked on a lemon after they came out.

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    Skav, did you submit a formal protest of any questions?

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    I have the review tomorrow morning. A little nervous. I actually missed answering one question. Anyone going to Bklyn at 8am tomorrow?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CableGuy516 View Post
    Skav, did you submit a formal protest of any questions?
    Nope I didnt see the point. EverythIng was straight forward and the answers were all logical. You can't protest a question without it making sense as to why you are protesting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skavenger85 View Post
    Just finished my review, I got 12 partial credit on the personality Q's and 6 wrong on videos and reading comp all together.
    Hey look at that I was wrong, I didn't think they would grade the personality questions.
    What do you mean "12 partial credit".. Out of how many? Did they give you the right answers they wanted for the personality? I don't get it

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    Bensonhurstlovesme, do you have your Private messages turned off?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bensonhurstlovesme View Post
    Hey look at that I was wrong, I didn't think they would grade the personality questions.
    What do you mean "12 partial credit".. Out of how many? Did they give you the right answers they wanted for the personality? I don't get it
    Well, it's Either partial credit or full credit. If you got the question wrong according to them you got partial credit. Reading comp and vid all together I got 6 wrong. Sorry for the late reply I was down the block at the bar from the site lol

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    Is it OK to talk about the test yet? Without getting into too much detail my only complaint was that some of the personality questions were easier if you're closer to high school age. Anyone know what I'm getting at? I got stuck on one question and it caused me to miss that last few questions altogether. If it wasn't timed I wouldn't have had an issue with it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrooklynBorn View Post
    Bensonhurstlovesme, do you have your Private messages turned off?
    Just turned it on

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    Quote Originally Posted by HopefulFF View Post
    st francis is right there. you could beg someone to use a printer.
    city tech was there too, i used to go there, so got it printed out there..

    Quote Originally Posted by Skavenger85 View Post
    I go in at 4 today yay!! But nervous at the same damn time. Good luck jay hope you did very well.
    thanks man you too

    Quote Originally Posted by Skavenger85 View Post
    Well, it's Either partial credit or full credit. If you got the question wrong according to them you got partial credit. Reading comp and vid all together I got 6 wrong. Sorry for the late reply I was down the block at the bar from the site lol
    ok this is my review on the exam.. i had 2 questions wrong on the test (aside from the personality section) i did think the test was easy at first, so i did go in thinking i did fine. i also did protest against those 2 questions i got wrong, il tell you guys why ina bit.. on the personality section I did get a couple full credit and partial credit, there wasn't any "wrong answers"

    Okay im not sure if people are still taking the test I just edited out the 2 questions i protested. One was a video the other was a passage question. they both weren't CLEAR enough and i hope you guys also protest against em, keep and eye out for your incorrect answers..

    there were about 15 people at the Brooklyn site today.. not many i know, was kind of weird seeing empty seats all around. The session is 4 hours but you'll be done in less than 2, even if you have protests
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    Quote Originally Posted by bensonhurstlovesme View Post
    Hey look at that I was wrong, I didn't think they would grade the personality questions.
    What do you mean "12 partial credit".. Out of how many? Did they give you the right answers they wanted for the personality? I don't get it
    yes, every answer had FC or PC or NC.. which stands for full, partial, or no credit.. some questions had 2 or 3 FC, some had 2 or PC in the personality questions, none were NC

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jay513 View Post
    ...some questions had 2 or 3 FC...
    By this, are you saying that some questions within the vids and reading comp sections had more than one answer that would give you full credit?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mello951 View Post
    Is it OK to talk about the test yet? Without getting into too much detail my only complaint was that some of the personality questions were easier if you're closer to high school age. Anyone know what I'm getting at? I got stuck on one question and it caused me to miss that last few questions altogether. If it wasn't timed I wouldn't have had an issue with it.
    Yes. i though the same, BUT GUESS WHAT?! those question were already thrown out!.. on the exam it says they DO NOT COUNT and AREN'T SCORED.. im ****ed cus those stupid questions took a lot of my time!! piece of sh*t

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    Quote Originally Posted by roadrunner09 View Post
    By this, are you saying that some questions within the vids and reading comp sections had more than one answer that would give you full credit?
    We arent talking about the vids and reading.. this is only on the personality section..

    on the vids you're either RIGHT or WRONG..
    some of the vids had 2 or 3 choices, for example "what choices best describes oranges?
    A.round shape B.orange color C.really dense and heavy like lead D. sweet tasting."
    in this example the answers are A,B, and D. so you will get partial credit PC for each of the 3 choices.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bensonhurstlovesme View Post
    a little word of advice from taking many tests. people who said it was easy, although have more of a positive attitude, usually do a little worse because of this mind frame that the test was easy.
    people like you may have thought this exam was difficult and read everything word for word and triple checked all answers.
    laid back and confident isnt always the ideal way to be sometimes.
    I find this ironic as you said earlier in this very same thread,

    believe me if your iq is above 85 you wont need sleep. i bet i could've gotten a 100 on the exam high on dust off

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jay513 View Post
    We arent talking about the vids and reading.. this is only on the personality section..

    on the vids you're either RIGHT or WRONG..
    some of the vids had 2 or 3 choices, for example "what choices best describes oranges?
    A.round shape B.orange color C.really dense and heavy like lead D. sweet tasting."
    in this example the answers are A,B, and D. so you will get partial credit PC for each of the 3 choices.




    Ok gotcha. The way you wrote it threw me off. Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by roadrunner09 View Post
    Ok gotcha. The way you wrote it threw me off. Thanks.
    its ok, on the personality section you did have 2 FC and 2 PC on some questions an example would be...

    You get mad easily..
    strongly agree PC partial credit
    agree PC partial credit
    disagree FC full credit
    strongly disagree FC full credit

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