Well, i passed the exam some days ago. I wish I would have been able to archieve a higher score. I took the Marcus Green exams a week before the test and scored safely over 90% in all of them. In the real thing my score was only as low as 84%. I guess i was really well prepared, but i've totally messed up my score: I could only sleep for 3 hours or something the night before. When taking the exam I was quite in a hurry, cause i had an appointment right after the exam, so i rushed through the questions in about 40 minutes. After hitting the finish button and seeing the score I wasn't satisified at all. Damn... some minutes later i realized my wrong answers. I even placed a wrong answer on a stupidly simple question, which showed an invalid main method (wrong signature) and asked what would happen if you try to run the thing. I answered it wrong. Grrr. Please people do me a favor - never take this exam in a hurry. Relax and take your time! Utilize the 2 hours. /jt
Joined: Jun 11, 2001
Hey jeff, Be happy and look forward. Congrats for great score. regs ashu
Joined: Aug 26, 2001
Congratulations and be happy You got it!
Please people do me a favor - never take this exam in a hurry. Relax and take your time! Utilize the 2 hours.
Hi Jeff, Thanx for sharing your experience. That will be lesson for those aspiring for the exam, though its true that never rush for exam in the hurry, be relax and feel comfortable while in the exam. BTW, Congratulations :roll: Rashid
Joined: Jan 07, 2002
Hey, you still passed it, and that's an accomplishment! Good work.
Joined: Jul 25, 2001
Joined: Oct 12, 2000
Jeff , you are SCJP now. that is the most important thing. I feel people in the industry don't see the score. If you can deliver or not , it is the crux of the matter. your score of 84 % is very , very good . now , built upon that & move forward to get into upper echelons of development community. Have fun & party. Shailesh.