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SCJP cleared with 95%

Nikhil Menon
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Joined: Nov 22, 2004
Posts: 70
Hi all, i am excited to be certified with 95% in SCJP. I got 58 correct out of 61 questions and took 1hr and 15min for the exam. I had worked a lot of mock exams online which helped me in preparing. I used Khalid Mughal's book which is the best book for SCJP from my experience. His mock exam was tougher than real exam. I had scored 90% in it and that gained me real confidence to face the exam. It is really important to program small snippets as you prepare for the exam. Unless you worked programs it is difficult to get a good score in exam.
Got a HEAD FIRST book for SCWCD exam. It is a very interactive book and i never get bored reading it continuously. 'Hats off' to B,B&K for such a wonderful book. I hope to succeed in my next exam too. Thank you.
Nikhil Kanjulli Menon.
Joyce Lee
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Joined: Jul 11, 2003
Posts: 1392
Congratulations, Nikhil!!!

Dilip Gamage
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Joined: Sep 09, 2004
Posts: 148
Nice Shot..!!

Cheers<br />Dilip <br />SCJP 1.4 ,SCBCD 1.3

Joined: Nov 23, 2004
Posts: 5
congratulations on your success.
I would like to write scjp 1.4 exams.Are there any good site for practicing online mock exams which are pretty similar to real exams?.IS there any website for practicing Khalid Moghul Mock exams I don't have that book since I am following Kathy & Bert book.I would be so glad if you give any suggestions in this isuue.
Bert Bates

Joined: Oct 14, 2002
Posts: 8898
Nikhil -

Congrats on a great score!

Let us know how you do on the SCWCD!

- Bert

Spot false dilemmas now, ask me how!
(If you're not on the edge, you're taking up too much room.)
Anand B Raju
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Joined: Sep 22, 2004
Posts: 172
Congrats Nikhil !!

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Nikhil Menon
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Joined: Nov 22, 2004
Posts: 70
Thank you everybody,

Bert Bates, Anand B Raju, Dilip Gamage, Joyce Lee, venkatasadasivareddy voruganti, Thanks a lot for your concern.

venkatasadasivareddy voruganti,
If you are following K&B's book it is sufficient. I would suggest you to follow only one book at a time and take as many mock exams as possible in the net. Afterall what matters is how you apply the acquired knowledge on the questions asked.
If you wish to take the exam simulator by Khalid, then got to this link
It is tougher than real exam so it surely helps you in getting confidence. Also visit for free trial mock exams.

Thank you Bert Bates for the wonderful book on Servlets. It is interesting and i feel the real programming starts now and SCJP is only a stepping stone. Servlets are really interesting and the way you explained gives a feeling of real time experience. I have left the party mood of SCJP and now seriously following Head First in Servlets and JSP. The real test is here... I would require all of your support for clearing doubts and queries. Thank you.
Nikhil Kanjulli Menon.
mohan gavande
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Joined: Oct 07, 2004
Posts: 39
Hartly Congrates !

Be in touch
Ajith Kallambella

Joined: Mar 17, 2000
Posts: 5782
Congratulations and good luck!

Open Group Certified Distinguished IT Architect. Open Group Certified Master IT Architect. Sun Certified Architect (SCEA).
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