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How to avoid dumb mistakes on exam??

Travis Gibson
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Joined: Oct 17, 2000
Posts: 100
Fellow ranchers,
As C-Day(Certification Day) approaches I'm just trying to make sure I avoid all of the pitfalls of dumb mistakes on the exam. I've noticed on some of the mock exams I'll make between 3-6 dumb mistakes. Which could make the difference between being a SCJP or a sad attempted SCJP.
I define a dumb mistakes as errors that are made even though you know the correct answer but are done in haste.
So does anyone have any advice?
Also I've noticed that I seen to do better with code based questions as opposed to theorical. Has anyone else noticed this?
Any advice to help me contain my nerviousness?
Travis M. Gibson
(Future SCJP - Nov. 19, 2000)

Regards,<BR>Travis M. Gibson, SCJP<BR>Java Developer<BR>www.travismgibson.com<BR>travis@travismgibson.com
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