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1Z0-851 - Passing score increased to 61%?

Hassan Khan
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Joined: May 25, 2011
Posts: 17

Hi,

I have just checked the Oracle website and it states that Passing score for Java Standard Edition 6 Programmer Certified Professional Exam is 61%.

The passing score written on coderanch under SCJP FAQs is 58.8%.

Can anyone confirm please whats the actual passing score? I am taking the exam on 15th June.


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Jim Jonides
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Joined: Oct 12, 2010
Posts: 42
It is 58.8%.


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Asad Zubair
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Joined: May 08, 2011
Posts: 44

That is incorrect. It is 61%. I know because I just gave it last week.


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Hassan Khan
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Joined: May 25, 2011
Posts: 17

@Asad

How difficult was that? How many percentage did you get?
sreejan kumar
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Joined: Aug 29, 2009
Posts: 10

Hey guys ,, please help me ..
is syllabus of ocpjp 1Z0-851 same or different from scjp 310-065
Could i use the book scjp by kathy serra and bert bates or is there any other book for ocpjp 1Z0-851
please help me .....
Stoian Azarov
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Joined: Jun 01, 2011
Posts: 113
The exam number has changed but it is practically the same.
Some of the parts objectives were dropped(Serialization and Object.wait() .notify() notifyAll())
K&B book is still the best for the exam, so I do recommend it.

If you need some more info on the topic I think that there are plenty of threads in this forum.

Regards
Deepak Bala
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Joined: Feb 24, 2006
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Whether it is 58% or 61% is not really a big deal. Earning an extra 3% never really hurt anyone

As for the objectives, the recent ones dropped the topics noted by Stoian. They are still worth learning IMHO


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sreejan kumar
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Joined: Aug 29, 2009
Posts: 10

Thank you Stoian Azarov .
I appreciate the information supplied by you .
Thank you a lot .
Yosi Pramajaya
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Joined: Jun 30, 2011
Posts: 46

But uhm...

Is it really true, that serialization, notify(), wait(), is dropped, and will not come up in exam?


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