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Please Suggest I am confused

Chandra shekar M
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Joined: Dec 20, 2006
Posts: 155
Hi Ranchers,

I am planning to give exam on 2nd monday of april my performance is like

62% in K&B CD exam(72 questions)
62% in JQ+ trial (Free software)(17 questions)
67% in Java.Inquisition(81 questions)

I have got this scores for the first attemp in all of them.WILL I BE ABLE TO GET ATLEAST 65% IN THE REAL EXAM.(OR do I need to practice more)

does percentage is shown on certificate.If I retake the exam will it affect me in any way.

Chandra Bhatt
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Joined: Feb 28, 2007
Posts: 1710
Hi Subu,

Percentage is not shown on the certificate. Certified means certified. But someone scores good, he/she can mention in resume. It may give some impression.

One have chance of retake if fails, after passing no retake is given. It is not like that if you scored less but passed but want to score better in next attept. Retake is given (as per the current offer) if someone fails in first attempt.

First attempt scoring is not so bad but you can't be confident to go with exam in such an case. You can improve yourself by finding the reason why did you chose the incorrect options.

Thanks and Regards,

Damodar Mukherjee
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Joined: Mar 20, 2007
Posts: 135
If you want only Pass certificate then I think you can go for the exam.
If you want a good score then I suggest to wait for a month.

SCJP 1.5, SCWCD 1.4, Next... SCBCD5
Vassili Vladimir
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Joined: Mar 08, 2007
Posts: 1585
Hi Subu,

Pessimism is the programmer's worst enemy, if you are confident of your self, then take the exam, but if you still feel that you need more practice, then i agree with what Damodar said.

You just know very well that you can do it.

Gain as much self confidence as possible.

Let us hear about you great success soon

Best of luck ...

Vassili ...
SCJP 5.0, SCWCD 1.4, SCJA 1.0
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