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NINJA CPA Review

Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. After 10 weeks of studying, I waited until 11PM MST to receive my scores. After a few minutes of not being able to log-in, my score was revealed….an 80! I was very excited to see a passing score, especially after having a terrible feeling leaving the exam that day. I thought there was no possible way I could have passed that test, but I did and I completely attribute that to two things: hard work and determination. Here are a few pointers that I learned from this exam that I hope will translate to passing scores on the other sections: Stick with a study plan. I tried to study an hour at lunch and two hours at night before bed. Some days I would get in the full three hours, most days only two and some nights only 1. Just keep studying and try

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NINJA CPA Review

Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. Recap of my study methods for BEC. After taking the BEC exam last week, I am still not feeling great about how I performed. I guess there is a possibility that I passed, however, I did not feel comfortable during or after the exam. I began studying by reading the book from front to back and taking notes. I then started with . I began taking notes on most of NINJA MCQ questions. I was able to get to the review section of the MCQ dashboard by correctly answering all questions at least once. Two weeks before the exam I rewrote all of the MCQ notes I had taken. I purchased 3 black and white composition notebooks when I began studying. I used 2 of these notebooks to write all my notes, write MCQ notes, my note rewrite and a review rewrite. The last

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NINJA CPA Review

Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. This morning at 8am sharp I sat and took my BEC exam. I thought the first testlet went well, and then came the second. I ran into 4 questions in a row that I had never seen. After running through the test I noticed that I had flagged about 13 of the 24 questions. I immediately began to panic and wasted about 15 minutes thinking about how I was going to fail this exam. After regaining my composure, I went back and reviewed the questions and felt a little bit better about my second pass through. The heartbreaker was the third testlet. It wasn’t a matter of how much I didn’t know, it was a matter of how many random questions they asked on this exam that I had either read only once (buried in a sentence somewhere in the bulk of the original

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NINJA CPA Review

Joe is a NINJA CPA blogger. Today officially marks 3 weeks from my exam. I am a little worried. My test is at 8 am at a test center 30 miles down I-25 in Denver (a traffic nightmare). I will wake up and leave extra early that day to beat traffic. Along the way I’ll buy a few 5-Hour Energy drinks. Not sure how many of you caffeine addicts out there have tried it, but one little container of 5-Hour Energy is the equivalent of two coffees. I usually drink one before I go in and another during a test break. I’ve correctly answered all of my BEC multiple choice questions in the NINJA MCQs and have continued pounding multiple choice questions. I have also begun to make index cards of formulas and important topics for my commute as I begin to cram and memorize over the next few weeks. The

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