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Thread: Some people can study for a day and pass the exams?

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    Some people can study for a day and pass the exams?

    Is this possible? Even if they havent taken a course in probability, etc...?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tronter32 View Post
    Is this possible? Even if they havent taken a course in probability, etc...?
    What's the point of this question? If we say yes, are you going to do that?

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    Quote Originally Posted by NoMoreExams View Post
    What's the point of this question? If we say yes, are you going to do that?
    I am going to attempt to do that. Yes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tronter32 View Post
    I am going to attempt to do that. Yes.
    Attempt it, then let us know how it goes. If you succeed in passing P like this, do it with FM, then MLC, and so on and so forth. Let us know when this strategy fails to work [and it will fail pretty quickly].
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    Quote Originally Posted by tronter32 View Post
    I am going to attempt to do that. Yes.
    Sounds good. Say I have these magical beans I can sell you, only a few grand...

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    I have a Ph. D. in mathematics and have taken several probability and statistics classes. Nevertheless, if I had attempted Exam P with only a day of studying, I probably would have failed. There was just too much that I didn't know or had forgotten. It will take several weeks at a minimum to be prepared.

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    There was another PhD in math who said he studied 1-2 days and passed (e.g. pedja). So maybe I can emulate him.
    Last edited by tronter32; October 17th 2010 at 01:48 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Irish Blues View Post
    Attempt it, then let us know how it goes. If you succeed in passing P like this, do it with FM, then MLC, and so on and so forth. Let us know when this strategy fails to work [and it will fail pretty quickly].
    Well my strategy boils down to conscious and unconscious learning. Consciously, I will study for about 5 hours. Unconsciously, I will study for 19 hours. Is this possible?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tronter32 View Post
    There was another PhD in math who said he studied 1-2 days and passed (e.g. pedja). So maybe I can emulate him.
    I thought you said someone who was never exposed to the material. Also a Ph.D in bs won't get you far

    Quote Originally Posted by tronter32 View Post
    Well my strategy boils down to conscious and unconscious learning. Consciously, I will study for about 5 hours. Unconsciously, I will study for 19 hours. Is this possible?
    Yes, yes it will. Better yet, sign up for ALL available exams, you can subconsciously study 4297414 hours a day.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NoMoreExams View Post
    I thought you said someone who was never exposed to the material. Also a Ph.D in bs won't get you far



    Yes, yes it will. Better yet, sign up for ALL available exams, you can subconsciously study 4297414 hours a day.
    Well that PhD in math didnt study probability theory and never took a course. He probably studied topology or category theory. And I don't understand your comment about a PhD in B.S.

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