Should I study for the MPRE?

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XxSpyKEx
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Should I study for the MPRE?

Postby XxSpyKEx » Thu Aug 02, 2012 10:27 am

Assuming I didn't take professional responsibility and ethics in law school (took a clinic that satisfied the requirement, even though it didn't even require us to look at any of the rules), how likely is it that I could "pass" the MPRE solely relying on common sense? I have the barbri book on it, and tried a few questions yesterday, and got all of them right except one, which I was 50/50 on between the answer I picked and the correct answer. It seems like it's not all that unrealistic to "pass" the MPRE with some common sense. Is that accurate? Should I even bother to waste my weekend studying for this thing (my plan as of right now is to spend Saturday and Sunday studying for it)?

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I.P. Daly
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Re: Should I study for the MPRE?

Postby I.P. Daly » Thu Aug 02, 2012 6:09 pm

If you have the time to study, why would you neglect studying for the MPRE?

Retaking is a waste of time and money.

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Re: Should I study for the MPRE?

Postby NotMyRealName09 » Thu Aug 02, 2012 10:50 pm

Yes, having seen the rules before is important for a test about the rules.

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Re: Should I study for the MPRE?

Postby Aqualibrium » Thu Aug 02, 2012 11:17 pm

I read the free barbri outline once, did half of one practice test, and passed with room to spare. I hadn't taken professional responsibility before either. The test really isn't that serious. You should be able to read the outline, do a few practice questions, and pass pretty easily.

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Re: Should I study for the MPRE?

Postby ImTheLaw » Mon Aug 06, 2012 6:13 pm

Yes, but you don't need to study much.

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