MY studying and Nclex experience!

  1. 4 Just wanted to share with you guys my experience up to today! I graduated in December took Hurst live review Jan 5-8 and received my ATT March 1st and scheduled my test today...March 25th. I was hesitant to schedule my test today because that meant I only had 3 weeks to study. But I spoke to fellow nurses and they told me just take it ASAP...I also was afraid about how they said the test changes in April.

    So from March 1st- up to yesterday I studied everyday....I used Hurst...Kaplan Qbank and Qtrainers scores were as follows

    Q1 60
    Q2 60
    Q3 56
    Q4 47
    Q5 59
    Q6 63
    Q7 62
    I studied Hurst over and over only was able to do 3 out of 6 exams in Hurst...

    I also had PDA was unable to finish only did 3 chapters.

    I took Nclex today and it stopped at 225. I had over 20 SATA questions...like 5 or 6 EKG strips, around 10 drag and drop questions, 5 exhibit questions, no hot spots, no audio, and 2 identify pics. I honestly felt only half of what I studied for was on this test!!! The other half was general questions. I had more than 10 meds and only knew 1 of them. My brother told me it doesn't matter how much u study for this...you're never gonna feel prepared!! And he was right!! I prayed throughout the whole test and only took 1 break to get a drink of water.

    I can say everyday I prayed and fasted and would already thank God and claimed that I passed. I would say everyday Phillipians 4:13 "I CAN DO ALL THINGS THROUGH CHRIST WHO STRENTHENS ME." Like previous test takers said I took Jesus inside with me during this test!! And he didnt fail me!!! HE IS MY STRENTGH!! I checked at 2:30pm and got the GOOD POP UP!!!! THANK YOU JESUS!!! I give him the ALL the glory!!!!
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  4. Visit  GrandNurse1908 profile page
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    AMEN! I fasted and prayed as all. I wrote on my board I CAN DO ALL THINGS THROUGH CHRIST WHO STRENGTHENS ME after the tutorial. I passed with 265 questions. God is AMAZING and I give Him ALL the praise, honor and glory because He is the reason I passed the dreaded NCLEX RN! He's able. Congrats RN :-)
  5. Visit  neliztanee profile page
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    does kaplan's q trainer have sata questions?
  6. Visit  Bella2917 profile page
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    Thank you and Congrats to you also!!! Yessss your sooooo right!!!! God is great!!
  7. Visit  Bella2917 profile page
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    Yes they have SATA questions..I think there's a section in Kaplan where u can just take SATA questions..didnt take them but the trainers do!
  8. Visit  GrandNurse1908 profile page
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    Quote from Bella2917
    Thank you and Congrats to you also!!! Yessss your sooooo right!!!! God is great!!
    Thank you!!!!
  9. Visit  70east profile page
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    Amen... nclex was soo stressful, God and Jesus helped me through my journey also without them i dont think i wouldve passed that test
  10. Visit  Bella2917 profile page
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    Yes I agree!!! God is good!! I wouldn't have passed either!!
  11. Visit  debbyadba profile page
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    Yes, its Jesus all the way. I wrote JESUS IS WITH ME on my board too after the tutorial and HE never fails me. passed with 80 questions. Halleluyah.
  12. Visit  kemifair profile page
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    Quote from Bella2917
    Just wanted to share with you guys my experience up to today! I graduated in December took Hurst live review Jan 5-8 and received my ATT March 1st and scheduled my test today...March 25th. I was hesitant to schedule my test today because that meant I only had 3 weeks to study. But I spoke to fellow nurses and they told me just take it ASAP...I also was afraid about how they said the test changes in April.

    So from March 1st- up to yesterday I studied everyday....I used Hurst...Kaplan Qbank and Qtrainers scores were as follows

    Q1 60
    Q2 60
    Q3 56
    Q4 47
    Q5 59
    Q6 63
    Q7 62
    I studied Hurst over and over only was able to do 3 out of 6 exams in Hurst...

    I also had PDA was unable to finish only did 3 chapters.

    I took Nclex today and it stopped at 225. I had over 20 SATA questions...like 5 or 6 EKG strips, around 10 drag and drop questions, 5 exhibit questions, no hot spots, no audio, and 2 identify pics. I honestly felt only half of what I studied for was on this test!!! The other half was general questions. I had more than 10 meds and only knew 1 of them. My brother told me it doesn't matter how much u study for this...you're never gonna feel prepared!! And he was right!! I prayed throughout the whole test and only took 1 break to get a drink of water.

    I can say everyday I prayed and fasted and would already thank God and claimed that I passed. I would say everyday Phillipians 4:13 "I CAN DO ALL THINGS THROUGH CHRIST WHO STRENTHENS ME." Like previous test takers said I took Jesus inside with me during this test!! And he didnt fail me!!! HE IS MY STRENTGH!! I checked at 2:30pm and got the GOOD POP UP!!!! THANK YOU JESUS!!! I give him the ALL the glory!!!!
    Amen sister. Congratulations because God is good.
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  13. Visit  Bella2917 profile page
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    Congrats!!!! All the praise and glory to God!!!
  14. Visit  Hellokitty056 profile page
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    Hi everyone can someone helping me how to study I am a second language I was graduated 10:00 years ago but I was fail the lpn Nclex I really need help how to study. Thank you
  15. Visit  Bella2917 profile page
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    Well hurst is wonderful to study for content....they make it so easy to understand!!!! And u can take Kaplan for questions. Doing questions everyday....and going over rationales.


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