Prepare for the LSAT or discuss it with others in this forum.
2 posts • Page 1 of 1
- Posts: 16
- Joined: Wed Nov 30, 2011 1:20 am
I currently completed Preptest 54 (June 2008) and received an 83..which is equivalent to a 163. I then look at the conversion charts for the most recent LSATs for June 11, Oct 11, and Dec 11 and an 83 was equivalent to a 165, 166, and 167 respectively. Is there a reason the scores are much higher compared to the June 08 test? I ask because with a 165-167 I have a good chance at Cornell/Fordham as a URM. With a 163 I would probably need to increase a bit more.
- Posts: 240
- Joined: Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:37 pm
Different tests have different curves. Easier tests mean you need more correct answers to reach a 167, and harder tests require fewer correct answers to reach 167. The test is standardized so your overall score is reflective of your ability, regardless of the difficulty of individual forms.
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 12 guests