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    VR:640
    QR:830
    AR:750
    SJT: band 2
    AVG: 740

    Resources: Medify (most useful) Kaplan book, 1000q book and official tests

    I would suggest keep track of time, I didn't do that for VR and had to guess quite a few.
    Good luck


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    VR: 610
    QR: 770
    AR: 900
    SJT: Band 2
    Average: 760

    Resources: medify, 600Q, kaplan & offical site over 2 months
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    VR: 580 (Whoops...)
    QR: 780
    AR: 620
    SJT: Band 1
    Average: 660

    Resources: 1000Q's (new edition of 600 Q's), kaplan book & UKCAT site over about 6 weeks and medify in the last 2 weeks. So gutted about my VR score, the questions were insanely unfair and difficult and I had been getting 800 + in the practise tests.
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    VR 600
    QR 710
    AR 630
    Average 647
    SJ - Band 1

    Totally messed up the timings on all sections and had to guess the remainder. I wasn't ruthless enough in abandoning a Q; flagging and marking and then moving on to the next one. The first two sets of Qs I had in the AR section threw me as I could not see a pattern at all and I think that unsettled me a bit.

    Used a combination of medify, kaplan, 1000Qs.
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    Do people know if my score is okay?

    VR:590
    QR:740
    AR:660
    SJT:Band 2
    Average: 663.3
    (Total 1990)

    Resources I used were the 1000Q book and UKCAT website mocks for about a week and a half
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    (Original post by Lewishier)
    VR: 820
    QR: 830
    AR: 870
    SJT: Band 1
    Average: 840
    Resources used: Medify, Kaplan, 1000Q, 1200Q UniAdmissions, Official UKCAT tests
    Congratulations ! (sorry i know there isn't meant to be any discussion) Brief question - how long did you spend preparing? Thank you :-)
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    VR 600
    QR 710
    AR 630
    Average 647
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    Not what i hoped for, i didn't respect the timings properly and was not ruthless enough. The AR section was harder than i expected, the first two sets were a mystery.

    Used a combination of medify, kaplan and 1000Qs.
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    VR 630
    QR 710
    AR 790
    BAND 2
    RESOURCES 2 weeks of medify, the two day classroom sessions with kaplan and ukcat official website
    TIME about 2 hours a day then in the last week 3/4 hours a day
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    VR: 650
    QR: 800
    AR: 580
    SJT: Band 1
    Average: 676

    Resources: 1000Q's book & UKCAT site over about 6 weeks

    VR is harder and longer than practise questions/as hard as 1000Qs book
    AR is as hard as official tests on UKCAT website but I suck at AR soooo
    QR is much simpler than everything, don't stress this one, just know how to use percentages well
    SJT is quite easy IMO, it's on par with 1000Q book
    Don't bother with DEcision Analysis section, use it to go to the toilet and relax

    Good luck!
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    VR: 570
    QR: 790
    AR: 700
    Average: 686
    Resources: 600Q, Medify, Kaplan booklet & UKCAT website mocks.
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    VR - 680
    QR - 800
    AR - 770
    SJT - Band 2
    (Average 750)
    Resources - ISC 1000 Qs & 2 weeks medify.
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    VR- 540( I was disappointed i didn't breach any more than 600 but I kind of expected it to be honest haha)
    QR- 850:eek: (Thought i was gonna do so badly- I had to re-teach myself how to do percentage changes the day before LMAO)
    AR- 870 (pleasantly surprised. Managed to guess all patterns- lost some marks probably due to slight misinterpretation of rules or choosing the wrong set even though in my head i had chose the right set- not the first time that has ever happened hahah)
    SJT- band 2 (indifferent)
    average- 753

    RESOURCES: 1000Q, Official UKCAT Mocks, Medify

    Medify is the best resource in my opinion! I suggest doing every single question there is before you sit your exam!!!!!!!!! INCLUDING MOCKS ON THERE!!!!! Because i didn't and coincidentally enough the amount of questions that i did for each section on medify correlate with my score hahaha
    I gotta admit i barely used half of the 1000Q, but i did do all the AR questions in it and some QR. In my opinion the maths in the 1000Q is of a WAY HARDER STANDARD than what it's like in the real test- Medify is more realistic, i feel.
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    (Original post by Gogregg)
    (I know this is no discussion but I just have to answer this)

    I didn't mean in a sense that it becomes harder. There are probably reasons for this, one that you stated yourself, maybe because people have just finished exams so are still in revision mode? I don't know.

    (found it!: http://www.ukcat.ac.uk/App_Media/upl..._Web.html#p=27 first bullet point under 'Advice'
    I think it just means that it gets out of the way faster and anxiety isn't as much of an issue. They would really be under a lot of fire if it turned out the UKCAT progressively gets harder!
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    VR - 550
    QR - 720
    AR - 600
    SJ - BAND 3
    AVERAGE - 623

    RESOURCES USED: ISC 1000Q, UKCAT PRACTICE Tests

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    VR - 610
    QR - 750
    AR - 730
    SJT - Band 1

    Average - 696.7

    Resources: Medify, eMedica, Kaplan and 1000Q book

    Tips: I pulled the short straw on both AR and especially QR with all multi-step questions which brought my average down so I feel quite proud of myself that I got an average this high anyways. The biggest advice I can give you is to not always rely on what other people say when you revise (ie. 'The QR was incredibly easy' and then become a little complacent. The test is different for everyone and you never know whether you get lucky or get hit with loads of bad questions. Try and prepare for the worst case scenario. VR is not any more difficult to most practice questions except the passages 'look' much bigger. It's usually the nerves that results in a lower score so try to overcome that.

    And finally, good luck!!
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    VR: 590
    QR: 800
    AR: 650
    SJ: B1
    AVG: 680

    Resources: 2 weeks Medify, 1000 ISC questions
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    VR:640
    QR:900
    AR:730
    SJ:Band 1
    AVG: 757

    Resources: 1 month medify, Kaplan 2 day course.
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    VR: 640 (Very time consuming and much harder than medify)
    QR: 830 (Easy questions, but many of them took 3-4 steps which was frustrating)
    AR: 820 (I think there were lots of partial patterns, so even though I got the main patterns, I didn't get all the questions correct).
    SJT: Band 2

    Average: 763

    Resources used: Kaplan 2-day course and online resources, Medify and Official mock
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    VR: 520
    QR: 770
    AR: 720
    SJT: Band 2

    AVG: 670

    Warwick dream is over!

    Resources: Medify, ISC 1000(not useful) and all the official questions
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    (Original post by saran23)
    VR: 520
    QR: 770
    AR: 720
    SJT: Band 2

    AVG: 670

    Warwick dream is over!

    Resources: Medify, ISC 1000(not useful) and all the official questions


    Can I ask why the Warwick dream is over? Do they look at individual sections?
 
 
 
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