Should I move up my test date?

  1. Ok, here's my situation. I'm thinking about moving my nclex date 9 days and take it next monday. I've been studying since February and now I've been doing hardcore studying for the past week. I've taken Hurst review and I am finally at their "baseline" level for scoring on their practice exams. I also managed to get ahold of those Kaplan Q Trainers. I did two of them for the past two days scoring at 60% and 65%. I also been doing questions from the NCBSN.

    I want to move my date but today, when I was taking Kaplan Q Trainer 3. I was doing really well for the first 64 questions but for the next 20 or so question, I got all of them wrong. I could sense myself getting tired as I was just answering questions and not thinking but maybe it's a sign I'm not ready.

    Thoughts? Think I should just bite the bullet?
  2. 27 Comments

  3. by   obloom14
    Just take the exam
  4. by   RunawayN
    I'm really thinking about it. I don't think there is anything I can really add to my knowledge at this point
  5. by   RunawayN
    and i can't believe i got destroyed in the last test. i wasn't even concentrating.
  6. by   mimiluvs
    Do not feel discouraged just go ahead & take it. I feel same too i am counting down in hours now before i start mine. Stay strong n good luck.
  7. by   RunawayN

    I sometimes feel like the test date is the hardest nclex question to ever answer.
  8. by   pumpkinspice555
    Yah I've been studying everyday for the past several weeks. Part of me just wants to now take and get it over and done with. But I'm glad I have a bit more time to review questions and rationales (;
  9. by   MandieeRN
    Take it! The practice stuff always seemed harder to me
  10. by   RunawayN
    Quote from Mandiee
    Take it! The practice stuff always seemed harder to me
    I always hear that, especially Kaplan questions.
  11. by   zerooooo
    Exam in 5 days but I had to resched. i want to take the exam and get over it already but i want to finish up PDA and practice questions from NCSBN
  12. by   morrey
    Good luck..stay positive
  13. by   RunawayN
    Quote from morrey
    Good luck..stay positive
    Thanks - I'm trying to but I think I hit my wall

    I'll give myself 2 or 3 days to thnk about the move
  14. by   RunawayN
    Double post sorry