Prepare for the LSAT or discuss it with others in this forum.
4 posts • Page 1 of 1
- Posts: 472
- Joined: Sun Sep 26, 2010 12:16 am
What do they mean when they say "curve will be -x." What does that exactly refer to. I obv get that the lsat is curved (well precurved but meh) what does the -x refer to?
- Posts: 136
- Joined: Thu May 27, 2010 11:21 am
how many wrong to get 170, n00b
- Posts: 10722
- Joined: Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:54 pm
I believe that the curve refers to how many wrong answers result in a score of 170 on that particular LSAT test date. Thus, -10 means that anybody getting 10 wrong on that administration of the LSAT earned a score of 170. A higher number, such as -12, indicates a harder test versus a -9, for example.
- Posts: 1108
- Joined: Fri Jul 23, 2010 4:18 am
Interestingly, as incompetentia pointed out in another thread, two -10 curves might not be the same. Although they both give -10 a 170, they might require different scores for 175, for example.
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 22 guests