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Should I move up my test date?

  1. 0 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. Visit  obloom14 profile page
    #1 1
    Just take the exam
  4. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #2 0
    I'm really thinking about it. I don't think there is anything I can really add to my knowledge at this point
  5. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #3 0
    and i can't believe i got destroyed in the last test. i wasn't even concentrating.
  6. Visit  mimiluvs profile page
    #4 0
    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. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #5 0

    I sometimes feel like the test date is the hardest nclex question to ever answer.
  8. Visit  pumpkinspice555 profile page
    #6 0
    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. Visit  MandieeRN profile page
    #7 1
    Take it! The practice stuff always seemed harder to me
  10. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #8 0
    Quote from Mandiee
    Take it! The practice stuff always seemed harder to me
    I always hear that, especially Kaplan questions.
  11. Visit  zerooooo profile page
    #9 0
    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. Visit  morrey profile page
    #10 0
    Good luck..stay positive
  13. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #11 0
    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. Visit  RunawayN profile page
    #12 0
    Double post sorry