*
The moose likes Certification Results and the fly likes Cleared SCJP 5.0 with %75 Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of Murach's Java Servlets and JSP this week in the Servlets forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Certification » Certification Results
Bookmark "Cleared SCJP 5.0 with %75" Watch "Cleared SCJP 5.0 with %75" New topic
Author

Cleared SCJP 5.0 with %75

Jared Folino
Greenhorn

Joined: Apr 27, 2007
Posts: 25
Well I finally did. My score was a little bit dissapointing, but hey I still passed easily. My scores for the sections were as follows:

Declarations %91
Flow Control %81
API Contents %60
Concurreny %62
OO Concepts %50
Collections %70
Fundamentals %100


I prepared with the K&B book, Enthuware SCJP 5 and Whizlabs. I highly recommend Enthuware. Their test simulator is very close to the real exam and it is much cheaper than Whizlabs. You also get a total of 11 tests as opposed to 6. My average for all 11 Enthuware exams was about %72.

Another point that I must mention is the master exams. They are harder than the real exam. They have a crappy interface and are tough because they don't tell you how correct answers their are. I only got %54 and %58 on them but I passed the real exam with a fairly decent score.

Thanks to Bert Bates and Kathy Sierra for a great book. Javaranch is great too. Also thanks to Enthuware for a test simulator that is fantastic. Finally to all of those preparing for the exam my advice is to stay positive and don't get discouraged. I only got %33 on the first Whizlabs exam. Just keep at it and you will do it.
Joe Harry
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 26, 2006
Posts: 9344
    
    2

Congrats!


SCJP 1.4, SCWCD 1.4 - Hints for you, Certified Scrum Master
Did a rm -R / to find out that I lost my entire Linux installation!
srinivas marasu
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 25, 2007
Posts: 290
Congratulations Jared Folino!

-srinivas
Akhilesh Trivedi
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 22, 2005
Posts: 1526
Great to hear that. Wishes...


Keep Smiling Always — My life is smoother when running silent. -paul
[FAQs] [Certification Guides] [The Linux Documentation Project]
emmanuel raj
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jan 10, 2007
Posts: 89
Congrats Jared Folino


SCJP 1.4,SCWCD,SCMAD,ITIL V3 ***** "I am not afraid of a fighter who knows 10000 different kicks , but am afraid of a fighter who has mastered one kick 10000 times" - BRUCE LEE
janaka chandrajith
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jul 04, 2007
Posts: 35
congratulations
janaka chandrajith
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jul 04, 2007
Posts: 35
congratulations
Srinivas Raghu
Greenhorn

Joined: Jul 09, 2007
Posts: 8
Congrats


Srinivas.R
Vassili Vladimir
Ranch Hand

Joined: Mar 08, 2007
Posts: 1585
Congrats


Vassili ...
SCJP 5.0, SCWCD 1.4, SCJA 1.0
Raghavan Muthu
Ranch Hand

Joined: Apr 20, 2006
Posts: 3344

Congratulations Jared Folino


Everything has got its own deadline including one's EGO!
[CodeBarn] [Java Concepts-easily] [Corey's articles] [SCJP-SUN] [Servlet Examples] [Java Beginners FAQ] [Sun-Java Tutorials] [Java Coding Guidelines]
Mohit Chadha
Ranch Hand

Joined: Feb 04, 2007
Posts: 264
Congratulations Jared!
camilo lopes
Ranch Hand

Joined: Aug 08, 2007
Posts: 202
congratulations! I am making 70% in whizlabs and am with fear to make the examination again, I made it in April qdo took off in maximum 59% and arrived in the day of the examination I took off 57% and I did not pass. Yesterday I was to make the final examination of whizlabs and took off only 55%, never vi so difficult examination how much this end of whizlabs. That tip you to give to me?


Brazil - Sun Certified Java Programmer - SCJP 5
http://www.camilolopes.com/ About Java - Update every Week.
Guide SCJP - tips that you need know http://blog.camilolopes.com.br/livrosrevistaspalestras/
Marc Wentink
Ranch Hand

Joined: May 18, 2007
Posts: 142
Jared, who cares about the score. Passing is passing. Celebrate!

Camilo, just really concentrate on the exam. I do not think you would always have to have a lower score on the exam then what you are doing on these tests. Stress and adrenaline can make you perform better too.


SCJP5
camilo lopes
Ranch Hand

Joined: Aug 08, 2007
Posts: 202
thank you!Marc Wentink .
Rahul Bhattacharjee
Ranch Hand

Joined: Nov 29, 2005
Posts: 2308
Congratulations Jared Folino.


Rahul Bhattacharjee
LinkedIn - Blog
Bert Bates
author
Sheriff

Joined: Oct 14, 2002
Posts: 8801
    
    5
Fine job Jared!

Congrats,

Bert


Spot false dilemmas now, ask me how!
(If you're not on the edge, you're taking up too much room.)
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
subject: Cleared SCJP 5.0 with %75
 
Similar Threads
SCJP Passed
Passed SCJP 1.4 with 85% / Test center issues
Passed SCJP 1.4
Passed SCJP 5.0 (95%) & Preparation
Passed SCJP 5.0 81%