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    is the VR in the official/medify mocks representative of VR in the real exam??
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    How do you get better with VR? Is there a technique to skim reading the passage?
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    (Original post by MCMXCVIII)
    How do you get better with VR? Is there a technique to skim reading the passage?
    Hi When I was doing it I actually read the questions first and then skimmed for key words - once you've hit a key word, read one sentence before and after and I found that was normally enough. Also remember not to go by your own knowledge - if it's common knowledge but not mentioned in the passage it's 'can't tell'
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    (Original post by erinls2)
    Hi When I was doing it I actually read the questions first and then skimmed for key words - once you've hit a key word, read one sentence before and after and I found that was normally enough. Also remember not to go by your own knowledge - if it's common knowledge but not mentioned in the passage it's 'can't tell'
    how did you score? This section is the 1000 inc book is soooooo hard.
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    (Original post by Lostperson)
    how did you score? This section is the 1000 inc book is soooooo hard.
    In the real thing I only got 610 which was annoying but I had been getting 750 on practice tests. I got 700 in the AR and 830 in the QR with a band 1 in SJ
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    (Original post by erinls2)
    In the real thing I only got 610 which was annoying but I had been getting 750 on practice tests. I got 700 in the AR and 830 in the QR with a band 1 in SJ
    awesome score..well done I'm fining VR terrible!
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    (Original post by Lostperson)
    awesome score..well done I'm fining VR terrible!
    Thank you yeah it's horrific, but don't worry too much because it is usually everyone's lowest scoring section, and the average last year was around 570 - it really is tricky, just do your best
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    Anybody have any advice on AR ? Lowest score when I sat last year, 570. Most of them were just lucky guesses when the time started getting tight.*
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    Does anyone know how representative the MEDIFY questions are of the real UKCAT?

    The AR questions are surprisingly simple, even for me (and I suck at AR)
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    (Original post by HiraMunawar)
    Does anyone know how representative the MEDIFY questions are of the real UKCAT?

    The AR questions are surprisingly simple, even for me (and I suck at AR)
    The AR was fairly similar I found, the quant in the real thing was easier in my opinion, verbal a bit harder
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    Hello, anyone that has done the test how does VR compare with the official mocks and practice questions as well as medify?
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    oh my looord i really hope the QR isn't as difficult as the QR in official mock A! i got 11/36
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    (Original post by Kings_queens)
    Did mine today for 710 average
    VR: 630
    QR: 710
    AR: 790
    SJT: 2
    So happy
    I used Kaplan and medify - they really do work!
    Which resource would you say is most representative for AR, because I'm getting 700s for AR in Medify and Kaplan but I don't know whether the questions are too easy. Also, what scores were you getting in your Kaplan mocks?
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    (Original post by newera)
    oh my looord i really hope the QR isn't as difficult as the QR in official mock A! i got 11/36
    what did you get for VR and AR? I got 450 in qr lol.
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    (Original post by Pra99)
    what did you get for VR and AR? I got 450 in qr lol.
    i got 700 in VR and 600 in AR, my worst mock result so far and i'm doing the exam on tuesday.... :/
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    (Original post by newera)
    oh my looord i really hope the QR isn't as difficult as the QR in official mock A! i got 11/36
    Don't worry. I got 6/36 in the mock and then 850 in the real thing
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    (Original post by newera)
    i got 700 in VR and 600 in AR, my worst mock result so far and i'm doing the exam on tuesday.... :/

    If it's any reassurnace, I did much better on the qr in the real thing than in the mocks (between 570 and 670 in the mocks, 830 on the day)
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    (Original post by newera)
    i got 700 in VR and 600 in AR, my worst mock result so far and i'm doing the exam on tuesday.... :/
    Mines on Tuesday as well! I got 700vr and 730ar. A lot of people are saying the vr in the exam is similar to the vr in the official mocks, which is good I guess. And yeah, it was my worst mock result too.
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    Please tell me AR is easier in the real thing than the official mocks or Kaplan.
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    Has anyone tried medic portal? Is it any good?
 
 
 
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