LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

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For LR I bubble after.....

Each question
19
41%
After every page
9
20%
After every two pages (the two pages that are showing)
18
39%
 
Total votes: 46

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LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby honestabe84 » Wed May 12, 2010 2:25 am

I've made a couple bubbling errors from bubbling after two pages, and I'm thinking about changing my technique to bubbling after every question. Does bubbling after every question really waste that much time?
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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy?

Postby cylusr » Wed May 12, 2010 2:30 am

One of my biggest problems on the LSAT was bubling. I'm a bit Dyslexic and a lot ADD, so bubbling was a serious task for me. I bubbled each question and did pretty welll on LSAT. What is your goal on the LSAT?

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy?

Postby BigA » Wed May 12, 2010 2:33 am

For reference: viewtopic.php?f=6&t=117027

I believe it takes extra time. Perhaps a second or two per question, but it adds up. I'm experimenting. Sometimes I feel really focused after a question and I want to go right into the next one. However, if you like a little break between questions then you might like to bubble after each.

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy?

Postby honestabe84 » Wed May 12, 2010 3:40 am

cylusr wrote:One of my biggest problems on the LSAT was bubling. I'm a bit Dyslexic and a lot ADD, so bubbling was a serious task for me. I bubbled each question and did pretty welll on LSAT. What is your goal on the LSAT?


165 why?

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby cylusr » Wed May 12, 2010 3:51 am

If it slows you down to much to reach your goal (which it shouldn't) you should consider a new strategy. And it is good to have a goal in mind

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby CryingMonkey » Wed May 12, 2010 11:45 am

I bubble after I've completed the entire section (or for Games when there's 5 minutes left). I find going back and forth breaks up my rhythm and takes me longer.

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby bk1 » Wed May 12, 2010 11:59 am

I finish most sections with 3-7 minutes left. Personally I would rather avoid making a transcription error over adding a bit more time to review. I understand how this can change from person to person.

I don't think a uniform answer can be had. If the extra increases your % correct, then bubble after every 1-2 pages. If the extra time is not as useful or transcription errors decrease your % correct, then bubble after each Q.

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby TheLuckyOne » Wed May 12, 2010 5:26 pm

my option is not in the poll. I bubble after I finish the section completely.

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Re: LR Bubbling Strategy? POLL

Postby honestabe84 » Wed May 12, 2010 6:09 pm

TheLuckyOne wrote:my option is not in the poll. I bubble after I finish the section completely.


Yeah, I meant to put that option in the poll, but I forgot.

This seems like a dangerous strategy. I guess you always finish the section each time?



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