How to prepare for MCAT


Entrance exams are a required step in education systems all around the world. Schools of all levels use entrance exams to determine whether students are qualified for admittance to the course, school, college, or university. Often, a great deal of pressure is put on students to do well on entrance exams, it takes a lot of hard work to prepare for entrance exams but along with hard work, knowing some tips and tricks can only benefit your preparation. Remember, cracking an entrance exam is not about hard work but about doing your best in the examination hall.


WHAT MCAT IS?

MCAT: stands for Medical College Admission Test, The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). It is designed to assess problem solving, critical thinking, written analysis and knowledge of scientific concepts and principles. Prior to August 19, 2006, the exam was a paper-and-pencil test. Since January 27, 2007, however, all administrations of the exam have been computer-based. MCAT based on five or somewhere six sections.

  • BIOLOGY

  • CHEMISTRY

  • PHYSICS

  • ENGLISH

  • GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

  • PAKISTAN STUDIES (depends on university)


 

CONSIDERING POINT ON FINGERTIPS:

 

1:DECISION MAKING REGARDING FUTURE FIELD:

First of all you must need to ask few questions to yourself, that what field you want to specialise in? after you decided and made up your mind with question one, jump up to another one and that is whatever the field you have chosen is it worth choosing?, what kind of assets you will need, is there any hurdle or something that will bother your family later?, are you so passionate about it, or just doing due to status issue or your all family members are doctors or engineer? Make up the decision first, then follow the further steps.


2:MEASURE THE TIME:

Besides this, how much time you have until the exam, decide how much time you are going to give yourself to prepare, because it’s something you really need for motivation of your own self, and you can judge yourself better, ‘Time Management Is Known As One Straight Path To Success ‘, do manage your time and prepare yourself best


3:PICK UP ONE BEST PREPARATION CENTRE:

Prepare like you would for any standardized test. If you need assistance, enlist the help of test preparation centers present everywhere in the city. You will also find a plethora of free and fee-based test preparation services on the internet.

 

4:KEY POINTS YOU NEED TO FOCUS ON:

Entrance exams usually assess all of the knowledge you have gained in your entire schooling up to that point, unless they are for a particular course, in which they will assess all of your knowledge on that subject. It can be hard to pick and choose what is most important to review, it might be most beneficial to focus on the topics or subjects with which you struggle most. Reviewing everything you have ever learned will be tedious and likely impossible. Instead, have confidence in your strengths and focus on your weak areas to review and improve for the exam.


5:LEARNING STYLE THAT MOTIVATES YOU:

There are different styles of learning, and knowing which style of learning best suits you will come in handy as you study

  • Visual learner: You learn best by seeing things, so videos, PowerPoint presentations, or even just watching someone work through something on paper or a chalkboard helps you learn.

  • Auditory learner: You learn best by hearing things, so listening to a lecture or to a recording of a lecture can help you study.

  • Kinesthetic learner: You learn best by doing things, so being able to work through problems in hands-on, experiential ways helps you.

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