85 questions

  1. I am a newly graduated nurse who just took my boards yesterday. The computer shut off at 85 questions. Whats that all about?
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  2. 5 Comments

  3. by   Tweety
    It means it only took you 85 questions for the computer to decide you know enough to be a licensed nurse.

    Or you missed so many there is no way you could have passed so it shut off.

    The first scenerio is the most common and I hope that is the case with you.
  4. by   suebird3
    artemis.....standard "minimum" number of questions for an lpn is now 85 questions, and 75 for an rn. i sorta remember that from our cram sessions at my school.

    good luck!
  5. by   sjb2005
    Sorry, wish I could help interpret the almighty computer system for ya but I can't. I took the 2 day, handwritten, color in the circle test....Boy I'm feeling a bit aged here.
    Hope you did well! I'm pullin' for ya.
  6. by   Jessy_RN
    welcome aboard, surf the site and enjoy
  7. by   SmilingBluEyes
    Scooting this one over to the NCLEX forum, so more may see and help you out. GOOD LUCK!

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