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    fashion212 is offline Minor Noble
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    Talking New To InstaCERT - Intro to Computing (DANTES) - HELP!

    Hi all!

    I am new to the forum and very excited that I have joined.
    I plan on taking, Into to Computing (Dantes), Intro to Sociology (CLEP) and Natural Sciences (CLEP) ---- followed by the Astronomy (CLEP) if I don't pass Natural Sciences.

    First up is the Intro to Computing (DSST) -- I have taken 2 of the 6 Peterson's exams and scored a 63 on the first and a 72 on the second. I then took the Information Systems (CLEP) Peterson's exam and scored a 77!

    I know the majority of members will say the Intro to Computing is the easier of the two tests, I wonder why I scored higher on the Peterson for the CLEP though? Also, with my scores, does it seem like I will pass the test? I am not sure how to translate the Peterson's results into the results that would be if it were actually the "REAL" test.

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    Tasman is offline Viscount / Viscountess
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    Welcome to the forum.
    Go and take them the first available days you have. Peterson's are 'usually' harder. Let us know how you get on
    Set yourself goals, not limitations

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    Hi and welcome! I agree that you should go take the test! With scores like that, I bet you'll do really well.

    Let us know how it goes!
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    fashion212 is offline Minor Noble
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    Default Passed!!

    Thanks so much guys! I took this today and passed! 445. Not as good as I thought but the test wasn't as easy as I thought either! LOL.

    Needed a 400 ---- passed with 445. All good in my opinion!!! :-)

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